6.S082 Design for the Web: Languages and User Interfaces


Undergraduate Level
Can satisfy the Advanced Undergraduate Subject (AUS2) requirement
Prereqs: 6.009
Units: 3-0-9
Instructor: Professor David Karger (karger@mit.edu)
Schedule: MW2:30-4, room 4-163, Recitation F2:30-4, room 4-231
Enrollment limited. Preference for those who have not taken 6.170.
Designing and implementing good user interfaces focused on web applications.  Principles and methods of human-computer interaction including human capabilities, design principles, prototyping techniques, and evaluation techniques.  The programming languages of the web---HTML, CSS, and Javascript---their different roles, and the rationales for their widely varying designs. is http://designftw.mit.edu/