DOI: 10.24251/hicss.2018.261
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Abstract: New occupations are emerging that have high job demand in the market, but lack a coherent body of disciplinary knowledge. For example, user experience (UX) design is an emerging occupation that has not been adequately supported by the traditional educational system. For learners beginning their undergraduate education, there is no concrete path to follow to become a UX professional, due to few UXfocused undergraduate academic programs. Online communities of practices have been recognized as important learning …

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