Dec 08, 2023  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Academic Catalog 
2019-2020 Undergraduate Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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UX 242 - Collaborative Design

3 lecture hours 0 lab hours 3 credits
Course Description
Through this course, it is intended that the student will learn, understand, and apply the principles of a collaborative design process. Specifically, students will gain knowledge of and experience in creative collaboration, group dynamics, and cross-functional teams. Students will be introduced to processes and tools that enable them to engage in purposeful conversations, create and advance a shared vision, build an effective team, and produce quality deliverables. Students cannot receive credit for both UX 242 Collaborative Design and TC 2030 Collaborative Design. (prereq: GS 1002 , GS 1003 )
Course Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:
  • Work effectively in cross-functional teams
  • Communicate design ideas effectively 
  • Practice leadership skills
  • Apply creative methods of collaboration
  • Analyze personality and work style profiles
  • Develop a team assessment
  • Create a performance plan for another team member

Prerequisites by Topic
  • None 

Course Topics
  • Foundations of collaboration
  • Understanding self and others 
  • Creating a cohesive group 
  • Creativity and innovation in collaboration
  • Group decision-making 
  • Group problem-solving techniques 
  • Negotiating conflict with group members 
  • Leadership and coaching

Dr. Tammy Rice-Bailey

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