King's College London
Area of Study
Computer Programming, Computer Science, Information Sciences
Taught In English
Course Level Recommendations
ISA offers course level recommendations in an effort to facilitate the determination of course levels by credential evaluators.We advice each institution to have their own credentials evaluator make the final decision regrading course levels.
Recommended U.S. Semester Credits4
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units6
Hours & Credits
To introduce techniques for good design of user interfaces for applications. To provide practice in applying these
techniques to user interface design in Java.
Successful completion of this module will provide the student with the ability to construct well-designed
applications in Java, using Human-Computer Interaction design principles. The module also serves to strengthen the
students Java programming ability.
Java concepts for GUI programming.
Reasoning about programs: assertions, exceptions.
HCI and user interface design: HCI design principles.
Java Swing user interface architectures.
Layout management concepts.
User interface design for critical systems.
Threads and concurrency.
Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.
Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.
Some courses may require additional fees.
Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.
Please reference fall and spring course lists as not all courses are taught during both semesters.
Please note that some courses with locals have recommended prerequisite courses. It is the student's responsibility to consult any recommended prerequisites prior to enrolling in their course.