IT 5235/5235H – Advanced Web Interfaces

Previously IT 4235 Problems in Web Applications

Course Description

This course provides an introduction and application of human-computer interaction theories to web-based applications. It covers the evaluation of user interfaces using various techniques including heuristic evaluation and user testing. For graduate students a significant research project will be assigned as a culminating experience.


A minimum grade of “C” in all of the following: IT 2430 or IT 3130 and IT 3132.

Course Outcomes

On completion of the course, students will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate knowledge of human computer interaction theories.
  2. Demonstrate an understanding of HCI design principles.
  3. Demonstrate an understanding of HCI evaluation methodologies.
  4. Apply HCI principles to web applications.
  5. Contribute appropriately to collaborative project assignments and case analysis.
  6. Identify and evaluate new HCI methodologies and approaches.
  7. Apply HCI principles and methodologies to international user interfaces and web application.

Rationale for Inclusion

Advanced course work that builds on the fundamental course work to provide depth.

Last updated: 6/17/2016

Department of Information Technology • P.O. Box 8150 • Statesboro, Georgia 30460 • (912) 478-4848