Digital Systems Interaction | School of Digital Sciences | Kent State University

Digital Systems Interaction

The Digital Systems Interaction concentration focuses on the educational and interactive applications needed by an organization and the improvement of the user’s interaction with those applications.

The Digital Systems Interaction concentration helps prepare students for careers such as:

  • Interaction Designer
  • Instructional Technologist

Digital Systems Interaction
Concentration Requirements

  • DSCI 10310 My Story on the Web
  • DSCI 23410 Cognition in Technology
  • DSCI 33310 Human-Computer Interaction
  • MIS 44043 Database Management Systems
  • ITEC 47427 Technology and Learning
  • PSYC 11762 General Psychology
  • PSYC 40445 Cognitive Psychology
  • VCD 14001 Visual Design Literacy

Major Program Requirements

  • DSCI 10010 Society, Culture and the Digital Sciences
  • DSCI 10410 Information Ethics and Social Responsibility
  • DSCI 13210 Design Processes and Principles
  • DSCI 15310 Computational Thinking and Programming
  • DSCI 34410 Digital Information Management and Processing
  • DSCI 41510 Project Management and Team Dynamics
  • DSCI 41610 Digital Systems Security
  • DSCI 40910 Capstone in Digital Sciences
  • MIS 24053 Introduction to Computer Applications
  • MIS 24065 Web Programming
  • TECH 46411 Requirements Engineering and Analysis
Choose 9 credits of approved electives in Digital Sciences or a related area, including:

Communication Studies, Computer Technology, Computer Science, Instructional Technology, Journalism and Mass Communication, Management and Information Systems, Technology and Visual Communication Design