Mastery courses are special types of courses that require students to demonstrate synthesis of the major theories, methods, and approaches to inquiry and/or schools of practice necessary for entry into a particular career in the information professions.
Civic Technology Mastery Course Description
Students work closely with municipal and civic leaders in a Michigan city in order to resolve an information problem through applied user research, prototyping, system development, and implementation. Each student group will deliver a sustainable, useful, and usable information tool or service to the partner city in which they are working.
SI 622: Needs Assessment and Usability Evaluation
Selective required courses:
SI 691: Global Interaction Engagement Program