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Course details

​This course focuses on building UI elements using various design applications. Students will be introduced to the guidelines for building UI elements, utilize their knowledge in several design applications to create UI components and finally export them in the proper formats. Students will be evaluated by a series of assignments and term project.

Prerequisite(s)

Credits

3.0

Cost

$563.16 - $574.24 See individual course offerings below for actual costs.

Course offerings

Fall 2022

Below is one offering of MDIA 3540 for the Fall 2022 term.

CRN 48089

Duration

Sat Sep 17 - Sat Dec 10 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 48089
  • $563.16
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 17 - Dec 10 Sat 09:30 - 12:30 Online
Instructor

Conan Galloway

Course outline

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Cost

$563.16

Important information
  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.
  3. No class Oct 8. You will require access to the Adobe Creative Cloud in order to complete this course. In order to access the Adobe Creative cloud on your personal devices for off campus use, a subscription will be required. The cost of your Adobe subscription will be in addition to the tuition fee for this course. Information explaining how to obtain a discounted Adobe subscription is available on the BCIT Software Access webpage This course will be delivered entirely online, however, is a synchronous course which requires you to be online on the posted days and times shown on your myBCIT schedule. It is important you have a stable and consistent internet connection to access course content. Please check to ensure you meet the computer requirements for the class. If this section is full, you can add your contact information to the School of Business Waitlist: sobptswaitlist.bcitsitecentre.ca
Status

In Progress

This course offering is in progress. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

Winter 2023

Below are two offerings of MDIA 3540 for the Winter 2023 term.

CRN 90691

Duration

Wed Jan 04 - Wed Mar 22 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 90691
  • $574.24
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 04 - Mar 22 Wed 18:00 - 21:00 Online
Instructor

Tonia Sokolova

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Cost

$574.24

Important information
  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.
  3. This is not a self-paced course. You will be expected to be available and online on the posted days and times shown on your registration schedule. It is important you have a stable and consistent internet connection to access course content. Please log into learn.bcit.ca using your BCIT student email and password on the first day of class. You will require access to the Adobe Creative Cloud in order to complete this course. Students who are currently registered in one or more part-time courses can purchase a subscription for Adobe Creative Cloud Pro at a discount through BCIT’s new software portal kb.bcit.ca/student/adobe-creative-cloud-subscription-part-time-student-3130 ... If this section is full, you can add your contact information to the School of Business Waitlist: sobptswaitlist.bcitsitecentre.ca
Status

CRN 89520

Duration

Sat Jan 07 - Sat Mar 25 (11 weeks)

  • 11 weeks
  • CRN 89520
  • $574.24
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 07 - Mar 25 Sat 09:30 - 12:45 Online
Instructor

Conan Galloway

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Cost

$574.24

Important information
  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.
  3. Prerequisite: MDIA 2540 No class Feb 18. This is not a self-paced course. You will be expected to be available and online on the posted days and times shown on your registration schedule. It is important you have a stable and consistent internet connection to access course content. Please log into learn.bcit.ca using your BCIT student email and password on the first day of class. You will require access to the Adobe Creative Cloud in order to complete this course. Students who are currently registered in one or more part-time courses can purchase a subscription for Adobe Creative Cloud Pro at a discount through BCIT’s new software portal kb.bcit.ca/student/adobe-creative-cloud-subscription-part-time-student-3130 If this section is full, you can add your contact information to the School of Business Waitlist: sobptswaitlist.bcitsitecentre.ca
Status

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Develop guidelines for creating UI elements for web, mobile and interactive projects.
  • Utilize online tools in building UI elements for web, mobile and interactive projects.
  • Demonstrate the use of various design applications (such as Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign) in creating UI elements.
  • Export UI elements with proper size and transparency settings for multiple platforms.
  • Plan and design effective ready to use interfaces.
  • Plan and create UI component libraries and templates.

Effective as of Winter 2020

Related Programs

UI/UX Strategy 2 (MDIA 3540) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business + Media

  1. New Media Design and Web Development
    Diploma Full-time
  2. User Interface (UI) and User Experience (UX) Design
    Associate Certificate Part-time

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