UX & UI Design Fundamentals in Figma | Two-day Evening Workshop

Upcoming in Toronto

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Tuesday, 9 July
Toronto

Past Locations for this Workshop

UX & UI Design Fundamentals in Figma | Two-day Evening Workshop | Toronto

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Attend the next event on Tuesday, 9 July.

Upcoming in Toronto

9

Tuesday, 9 July
Toronto

Past Locations for this Workshop

About this workshop

Over two live, three-hour sessions, you’ll get hands-on practice with the basics of UX and UI design using the industry leading design tool, Figma.

We’ll start by understanding why Figma is the top tool for UX and UI design, and get familiar with the basics of the Figma Design tool like frames, shape tools, and more.

From there you’ll get your hands into the design tool itself and create a mid-fidelity wireframe applying the basics you’ve learned. Then, you’ll add images, color, and typography to take your wireframe from mid-fidelity to high-fidelity

By the end of this workshop, you’ll have gained the skills and hands-on practice to create an interactive prototype in Figma, and you’ll have a great starting point to continue building your design skills. You might even be inspired to pursue a career in UX Design.

Please Note: Registration for this workshop will close 24 hours before the scheduled start date.

Takeaways

  • Explore why Figma is the leading digital design tool in the industry
  • Learn how to apply modern interface patterns and apply them to a comprehensive design
  • Practice using the foundations of the Figma Design Tool (frames, shape tools, editing, properties, components, auto layout, etc).
  • Create a mid-fidelity wireflow across multiple screens
  • Advance the design concept to hi-fidelity, adding images, color, typography
  • Build an interactive prototype to prepare design for usability testing

Prereqs & Preparation

  • This workshop is for beginners. No prior knowledge or experience required.
  • Each individual participant must have purchased a seat in this workshop.
  • Look out for an email one day before, and one hour before the workshop begins with the Zoom link. If you don’t see the email, please reach out to help@ga.co and we’ll get you set up ASAP.
  • Make sure you have created a free Figma account prior to the workshop.
  • There is no certificate for completing this workshop.

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