DMA 205 Design Application • 5 Cr.


This course further teaches the principles of usability. Students learn the practical knowledge and skills to create a user-centered design and to conduct usability testing. Students will further develop their skills for generating assets for use in a variety of media and devices. Emphasis on strategies for design based on user needs and to develop appropriate testing scenarios. Prerequisite or concurrent enrollment: DMA 204.


After completing this class, students should be able to:

  • Develop and describe an economical, sustainable, and ethical work-flow for addressing client needs and producing necessary graphics. 
  • Create a targeted group of graphic assets using multiple tools and procedures. 
  • Demonstrate the ability to create advanced graphics for specific projects in related classes. 
  • Process advanced graphic assets for various work environments and delivery modes. 
  • Develop personal and corporate branding.