Usability Week Courses
Usability Week offers courses about a broad range of web and application design topics. Most courses are also available as in-house training.
Organize and structure information to improve findability and discoverability
- How to structure and organize your site...before delving into design
- Choosing hierarchy models, organizational schemes, label names
- Dealing with metadata, taxonomy and search
- Methods for designing, documenting, and evaluating your IA
Navigation components and menu styles
How to approach navigation design...after you've structured your content and features
Key navigation evaluation and design criteria
Components that support structure, communicate accurate mental maps, visualize paths and provide nodes
What works and what doesn't as obvserved in testing
Create exemplary college websites with limited resources and organizational challenges
Apply usability guidelines to enhance the brand, reputation, and credibility of your institution
Find out what students want from university websites and how they decide to keep exploring or to give up.
Learn best practices and success stories from universities who have been successful in making a business case for usability and demonstrating Return-On-Investment (ROI).