Explore the UX Design Process | FREE 2-hour Online Workshop | September 28

Free
Wednesday, 28 September, 2022
4 6 pm EDT
Online

About This Workshop

Join us for FREE Workshop Wednesdays through October 19th to get a taste of what you’ll learn in our, Career-Boosting Part Time and Career-Transforming Immersive courses. Plus, *get a $200 credit to apply toward the course that fits your goals.

Are you thinking about a career in UX Design, but don’t know where to start?

This free, 2-hour livestream will give you an understanding of what it takes to be a UX Designer, and how to apply the UX Design process to start building your portfolio today. Learn from an expert instructor with real world experience in the industry you want to break into. Join us and gain the confidence to take the next step in your career.

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What to expect during Workshop Wednesdays:

  • Ask questions and build your online network by interacting with fellow participants and an industry expert. —live via a chat box and Q&A.
  • Get a hands-on taste of the UX Design Process.
  • Learn new skills in the comfort of your own home, or on the go! Your microphone and camera will remain off during the livestream.

Takeaways

  • Understand what a UX designer does every day, the skills they need, and the tools they use
  • Gain the confidence you need to make recommendations for improving a user’s experience
  • Learn the difference between making a product useable vs. delightful
  • Practice building a low-fi prototype to quickly test ideas

Preparation

  • This livestream requires a strong internet connection.
  • You’ll need a pen and a piece of paper for the second half.
  • We will send the Zoom link via email on the day of the class.
  • NOTE: Some domains block our automated emails. If you don’t receive sign-in instructions within 1-hour of the livestream, please reach out to help@generalassemb.ly and we’ll send you sign-in instructions directly.

About the Instructor

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Founder, gruntmonkey LLC

Jason Early is the founder and designer of gruntmonkey, a design consultancy that specializes in helping clients plan, implement, and evolve their business into a successful venture.

With over a decade of experience as a designer, Jason has worked in the music industry making illustrated concert posters, contracted with award winning design agencies, spoken at HOW’s Creative Freelancer Conference, been exhibited in art galleries, and for the past 4 years he has mentored emerging designers and entrepreneurs in Chicago helping them prepare for their first position as a designer or start a new career in this fast paced industry.

In recognition of his exemplary service in the classroom, Jason has been selected as a member of General Assembly's Distinguished Faculty program.

Community Code of Conduct

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Illinois Students

Participants who complete this workshop will not receive a certificate or any other designation of completion.

This workshop is not designed to prepare individuals to follow or pursue a trade, occupation or profession. It is not designed to improve, enhance, or add to the skills and abilities of an individual relative to occupational responsibilities or career opportunities.

This workshop is not approved by the Division of Private Business and Vocational Schools at the Illinois Board of Higher Education and participation in this workshop/event will not be counted towards an approved IBHE program/course of instruction.

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