VCD/KSU Graduate Program

IAKM / Course Registration Redesign

Course Overview
Advanced Information Architecture an IAKM (Advanced Information and Knowledge Management) course, explores the roles of Information Architects and Visual Designers, and their respective work processes to develop solutions to user experience problems on the Web. The goal is to encourage students to use their professional and academic skills to create innovative solutions in a group setting. The problem presented was to redesign a university course registration system.

The charge for the design team in Advanced IA was to identify areas for site improvement, doing competitive analysis, requirements analysis, usability studies, user testing, and visual design.


Inspire the Future
Whether motivated by the desire to pursue a career as a practicing designer, illustrator, educator, entrepreneur or creative director, it is our mission to inspire and prepare a new generation of scholars and professionals. Our expectation in the School of Visual Communication Design is that through persistence and drive, successful MA and MFA graduates will develop innovative future practices, broaden scholarly research in visual design, and make a meaningful contribution to society.