Course description

Prerequisite: This course is intended for Library Technicians and Librarians. User experience (UX) research explores the behaviour, needs, and expectations of the users of a product or service in order to create a better product or service. In this course, you will apply the principles and methods of user experience research to a library environment. You will practice research methods and develop a research plan leading to insights about library users and improvements to physical and virtual library services and spaces.

Course details

Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None

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Registration dates

Not all courses are offered each term.

Winter 2023 registration opens November 28, 2022. Spring 2023 registration opens February 27, 2023.

Delivery options

In person: classes held in person on a campus/site in a classroom/lab/shop/studio for the course duration

Online - Asynchronous: ​100% online delivery, no scheduled day or time course requirements with the instructor, assigned due dates

Online - Synchronous: 100% online delivery, scheduled day and time course requirements with the instructor, assigned due dates

Hybrid: any combination of in person, timetabled, on campus, online, and hyflex delivery