• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

Wearable technology has been gaining a lot of popularity because of its simplicity and utility. In this course, you will learn how UI/UX applies to wearable technology, and how to design Smartwatch apps.

Learning Objectives

Introducing Wearables

  • start the course
  • describe wearable technology
  • describe some design considerations involved with wearable devices and apps


Smart Watches

  • describe how to design smartwatch apps
  • describe Android Wear and some of its core principles
  • list the core components of Android Wear
  • describe some design patterns that Android Wear apps should use
  • describe watchOS and some of its core principles and components


Practice: Designing Wearables

  • describe design principles for wearables


Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.