2014-2015 Walden University Catalog (December 2014) 
    
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2014-2015 Walden University Catalog (December 2014) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Human Factors and Interface Design - B.S. in Instructional Design and Technology


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The Human Factors and Interface Design concentration allows students to gain a deeper understanding of user needs and preferences in order to develop learning applications that are accessible and easy for the learner to use. Students will learn the various methods available for evaluating, measuring, and improving the way humans and computers interact. They will also be able to apply their knowledge of e-learning systems to real-world challenges.

Degree Requirements


  • 181 total quarter credit hours
  • General education courses (46 cr.)
  • Core courses (75 cr.)
  • Concentration courses (35 cr.)
  • Elective courses (20 cr.)
  • Capstone course (5 cr.)

General Education Courses (46 cr.)


See the general education  section of this Walden University Catalog.

Note: A minimum of 55 quarter credits must be completed at the 3000 or 4000 level in order to meet program requirements. In some cases, this means that students will need to select 3000 or 4000 level courses as either general education or elective options. Students should consult their academic advisor if they have questions about individual program requirements.

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