This graduate certificate may be pursued on a part-time or full-time basis.

Admissions

Applicants to all graduate programs at George Mason University must meet the admission standards and application requirements for graduate study as specified in Graduate Admissions. For information specific to the graduate certificate in usability, see Application Requirements and Deadlines.

Policies

For policies governing all graduate certificates, see AP.6.8 Requirements for Graduate Certificates.

Banner Code: LA-CERG-UBTY

Certificate Requirements

Total credits: 15

For policies governing all graduate certificates, see AP.6.8 Requirements for Graduate Certificates.

Core Courses

PSYC 530Cognitive Engineering: Cognitive Science Applied to Human Factors3
PSYC 645Research Methods in Human Factors and Applied Cognition3
Total Credits6

Elective Courses

Select three electives from the following:9
Directed Reading and Research 1
Naturalistic Methods in Psychology
Seminar in Human Factors and Applied Cognition 1
Advanced Topics in Cognitive Science
Web Accessibility and Design
Visual Design and Applications
Instructional Design
Human Computer Interface Design for Teaching and Learning
Total Credits9
1

Only when topic is approved for this certificate.