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ANDREA L. AMES, M.S., a senior technical staff member and information experience strategist and architect at IBM, specializes in user-centered information usability, strategy, architecture, and design. Her specialty is architecting and designing information for software user interfaces, such as labels, embedded instructional text, and hover help, as well as driving the interfaces using her information to be as easy to explain as possible before developing traditional documentation. She is a fellow and past president of the Society for Technical Communication and a distinguished engineer of the Association for Computing Machinery. She teaches at the university level, has taught at UCSC Extension since 1998, and is in demand as a conference speaker internationally.

Andrea L Ames's courses currently open for enrollment

Human Factors for Technical Communicators

Start Date End Date Units Meeting Type Cost
01-10-2022 03-06-2022 2.0 Live-Online $745.00 Enroll

Information Architecture and Design Basics

Start Date End Date Units Meeting Type Cost
02-28-2022 04-10-2022 1.5 Live-Online $725.00 Enroll

Technical Writers' Workshop

Start Date End Date Units Meeting Type Cost
01-10-2022 02-13-2022 1.5 Live-Online $700.00 Enroll