Course Info

HCD 421: Design and Human Experience

This foundational course focuses on undertanding the design process and how users, communities, and society are impacted by technology. This course will cover a breadth of technologies such as educational technologies, health systems, social tools, games, etc. An interdisciplinary course that draws from the fields of computer science, psychology, sociology, and economics, students will reflect on the social, political, and economic context and impact of technology use locally and globally. PREREQUISITE(S): None

Fall 2019-2020


Section 701

Class number 12899

Meeting dates: 9/11/2019 - 11/26/2019
Meeting time: Th 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: 14EAS 00206 at Loop Campus
Meeting dates: 9/11/2019 - 11/26/2019
Meeting time: Th 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: 14EAS 00206 at Loop Campus


Fall 2018-2019


Section 701

Class number 15119

Meeting dates: 9/5/2018 - 11/20/2018
Meeting time: Th 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: 14EAS 00206 at Loop Campus
Meeting dates: 9/5/2018 - 11/20/2018
Meeting time: Th 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: 14EAS 00206 at Loop Campus


Fall 2017-2018


Section 701

Class number 13025

Meeting dates: 9/6/2017 - 11/21/2017
Meeting time: Th 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: 14EAS 00206 at Loop Campus
Meeting dates: 9/6/2017 - 11/21/2017
Meeting time: Th 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: 14EAS 00206 at Loop Campus


Fall 2016-2017

Section: 701
Class number: 41805
Meeting time: Th 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: 14EAS 00206 at Loop Campus