Spring/Summer courses

SI 350 - UX Field Research in the Public Sector 
Students work with governmental departments and nonprofit agencies to conduct user research around an information need determined by their partner organization. Students work in teams to collect direct user data, using multiple UX research methods. The deliverable is a recommendations report supported by evidence to our partner organizations.
 
Credit hours: 3
Enforced prerequisite: SI 110
 
SI 390 - Internship
This course is a supplemental educational opportunity for students to receive academic credit for the work being completed in a summer internship capacity.  In this course, students will develop learning objectives, complete a post-internship reflective assignment, and design an internship exhibit demonstrating internship outcomes.  This course will support students' ability to derive deeper meaning from an integrated learning experience with the potential to contribute to life-long career development.
 
Credit hours: 3
 
SI 690 - Internship/Field Experience
Selected practical experience opportunity for students who perform at least 60 hours of work in an internship approved for PEP credit.  One credit hour is granted for 60 hours of work under the supervision of an onsite mentor.
 
Credit hours: 1 - 6
Advisory prerequisite: Permission of instructor