UX Design 101
22

Wednesday, 22 February

6 8 pm CST

GA Chicago, SPACE

444 N Wabash Avenue, 5th Floor
Chicago, IL 60611
$40 USD
Regular Ticket
$40 USD
Total

Questions? Read our FAQs

UX Design 101

Randy Ellis Photo


Chief UX Guy, 5iveHat

22

Wednesday, 22 February

6 8 pm CST

GA Chicago, SPACE

444 N Wabash Avenue, 5th Floor
Chicago, IL 60611
$40 USD
Regular Ticket
$40 USD
Total

Questions? Read our FAQs

About This Class

Discover how design shapes our online experiences.

Step into the world of user experience design with General Assembly. During our introductory workshop, explore the decision-making process that dictates how users interact with digital products and see why businesses of all stripes have put out the call for UX talent. Plus:

  • Learn what the world of UX design encompasses and why it matters.
  • Touch on fundamental tools and techniques used by professional designers.
  • Practice interviewing techniques to gain user insights.
  • Discover resources to continue learning about UX.

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 course. Or, become a job-ready UX designer with our 10-week, full-time User Experience Design Immersive program.

Takeaways

  • Define User Experience and how it impacts business customers.
  • Identify how to understand users through interviewing.
  • Interview classmates using UX interview tactics.
  • Explain specialities within the User Experience field, and how to take the next steps for further learning.

Prereqs & Preparation

Watch this introduction to UX video

About the Instructor

Randy Ellis Photo

Chief UX Guy,
5iveHat

Randy is a life-long entrepreneur who has advocated the importance of design. With ambition and the desire to help others succeed. Randy founded his first online marketplace in 2013 receiving seed funding and notoriety for his vision in the local merchant space. He has had the privilege to consult for leading companies, most notably Edwards Life-sciences and Red Bull North America, Inc.

As an aspiring thought leader, Randy has spoken on UX/UI and entrepreneurship as a panelist at Research Park - University of Illinois Urbana Champaign Mobile Development Day, Tribeca Flashpoint, and Technori.

His new venture, 5ivehat Digital Agency, Randy has refocused his methods of product design and UX/UI strategies to help his clients become successful and leaders in their industry. When he’s not obsessed with design and startups you can find him reading, being a self-proclaimed foodie, and quoting his favorite It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia episodes.

Refund Policy

Plans change. We get it. But if you can't make it to a class/workshop, please email us at least 7 days before the scheduled event date. No refunds will be given after this timeframe.

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