As technology changes and more outlets compete for customers’ time online, providing an enjoyable experience is critical to both attracting and keeping users. User experience design is all about solving real problems for real users — and how to do so effectively and creatively.
This hands-on UX design bootcamp will take absolute beginners through the entire UX design process in one day. Gain a practical introduction to core UX and UI design concepts and tools in a UX designer’s toolkit and apply them to real-world examples. You’ll leave with tangible user experience design deliverables to showcase what you’ve learned.
You’ll learn to:
Practice UX methods and strategies that lead to successful design solutions
Define how UX design fits into your team’s workflow.
Leverage knowledge of UX design and UI design terminology, useful tips, and UX designer resources for work projects.
Produce user experience design deliverables such as wireframes, prototypes, and usability test reports.
Advance your collaboration and ideation skills Chart your own career path. Pick up where this workshop leaves off. Level up on the job in our User Experience Design part-time course. Or, become a job-ready UX designer with our 10-week, full-time User Experience Design program.
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
This class is taken completely online via Zoom.
Class set up information will be emailed on the day of the class.
You will need access to a laptop or computer with a working webcam and microphone as well as a strong internet connection.
All communication will be sent to the email used to purchase a ticket. If you have signed up on behalf of a friend or colleague, please forward along this information. NOTE: this session will not be recorded, however, slides will be sent within 7 days following the class. Participants are also encouraged to download and save any shared materials during class for later reference.
Nirish Shakya is a human-centred design leader, design educator and design thinking coach. He's currently the Principal UX Designer at Red Badger in London and a UX Instructor at General Assembly. Before then, he led the design of service experiences and design transformation at NOW TV. He also coaches individuals and teams on design thinking and helps organisations embed more customer-centric practices in the way they build products and services.
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