User Experience Design Bootcamp
15

Saturday, 15 December

10 am – 5 pm GMT

GA London, The Relay Building

1st Floor, 114 Whitechapel High Street
London
£190 GBP
Regular Ticket
£190 GBP
Total

Questions? Read our FAQs

User Experience Design Bootcamp

Nirish Shakya Photo


UX Lead, NOW TV (Sky)

15

Saturday, 15 December

10 am – 5 pm GMT

GA London, The Relay Building

1st Floor, 114 Whitechapel High Street
London
£190 GBP
Regular Ticket
£190 GBP
Total

Questions? Read our FAQs

About This Workshop

As technology changes and more media outlets compete for customers’ time, providing an enjoyable experience is critical to both attracting and keeping users. This bootcamp aims to demystify UX by giving a practical and simple introduction to what UX is while also explaining some of its core concepts of usability. This is a field that affects all areas of business — prepare to dip your toes into an ocean of new concepts and ideas that will enlighten your perspective on the human-computer interaction experience.

Designed for anyone working or aiming to work in digital, this class will be particularly useful for:

  • People wanting to know more about UX before undertaking formal training,
  • Visual designers, content managers and developers wanting to understand where their discipline crosses over with UX, and how they can work well with UX designers,
  • Marketing, account, product and project managers wanting to understand when UX should come in, what it does and its value,
  • Entrepreneurs and business managers looking to understand UX before recruiting UX designers.

Here's what past participants are saying about this bootcamp:

"For an introduction to UX, this was a very good workshop. My knowledge in UX is now stronger and I feel ready to improve my skills in a more specific field."

Chart your own career path. Pick up where this workshop leaves off. Dive into the fundamentals in our six-week, online User Experience Design Circuit. Level up on the job in our on-campus User Experience Design workshop. Or, become a job-ready UX designer with our 10-week, full-time User Experience Design program.

Takeaways

  • Defining user experience and understanding what’s under that umbrella term
  • Creative facilitation and agile project lifecycle
  • UX roles & responsibilities: User Research, Information Architecture, Interaction Design: what do they each do?
  • Key UX tools and principles

Preparation

Come ready with a laptop & your mobile phone. Nothing else required!

About the Instructor

Nirish Shakya Photo

UX Lead,
NOW TV (Sky)

Nirish Shakya is a UX Lead at NOW TV (Sky). He has been designing products across multiple channels including web, mobile and in-store for big name brands in the UK, Australia, New Zealand and Singapore, including financial institutions, universities, telcos and not-for-profits. He has been in the digital industry for 10 years, starting off as a developer and UI designer and then diving head first into UX design in 2010. He is also a regular speaker and a passionate advocate of experience-driven profitability at design and technology forums.

Refund Policy

We understand that, sometimes, plans change. If you can no longer make it to a class or workshop, please email us at least 7 days before the scheduled event date. No refunds will be given to cancellations made within a week of the class or workshop.

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