Gaurav Bhatnagar is a designer, developer and entrepreneur with 7 years of experience across multiple industries. He is currently working as a freelancer in Los Angeles on food, music and film-related projects. Previously he served clients including Microsoft, Boeing Employees Credit Union and Premera Blue Cross health insurance as a User Experience consultant at Slalom Consulting. He has been a founding member of three startups with products ranging from online tools to reduce the cost of higher education, a nationwide food guide to know where your food comes from and mobile social networking apps for college students. His career started out working on Sakai, an open-source learning management system used by a number of universities around the globe. He has an undergraduate degree in Computer Engineering and a masters degree in Human Computer Interaction (a fancy way of saying UX) from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor.
User Experience Design
In this course, students learn to build wireframes, implement best practices for common design patterns and analyze business goals from a user perspective.