Design Director, Interactivism
Julian Scaff is an educator and creative director with expertise in UX design, interaction design, creative leadership and futurecasting. A native of California, he has been a professional designer for more than 20 years working for many tech companies and non-profits. Over the last decade Julian has taught design and interactive media at universities in the United States, Europe and the Middle East. He is the author of two artist books and has published numerous articles on design and sustainability. He has an MFA in Art and Design from the Dutch Art Institute, an MA in Film and Television from UCLA, and a BA in Media Studies from Pitzer College. In 2015 Julian was a featured TEDx speaker at TEDxCrenshaw in Los Angeles. In his spare time he writes and makes electronic music and video art.
User Experience Design Immersive
Launch a high-growth user experience design career. Build fluency in essential skills through this 12-week, full-time program.
User Experience Design Bootcamp
Immerse yourself in a full day of user experience design fundamentals and walk away with an actual mobile prototype.
GA Idea Incubator: Startup Builder from Ideation to Pitch
Jumpstart your product development skills (at a discounted price!) by joining GA Idea Incubator!
Gain indispensable visual design skills in this 8-week evening or 1-week accelerated course, on campus or online.
UX Weeklong Bootcamp
Immerse yourself in a weeklong user experience design workshop taught by industry leader Julian Scaff.
In this mini-hackathon event, participants will use design thinking, UX design methods to address social, economic, and environmental challenges specific to South L.A.
UI Design for Car Touchscreens and Apps
Learn about the current state of UI design on a range of different devices from apps to cars using real life case studies on some of today's hottest brands.
Interaction Design for Car touchscreens and Apps
Learn about Interaction Design Principles, including system behaviors and feedback, goal-driven design, usability, the five dimensions, cognitive psychology, and more.
Augmented Reality Design for Car Heads-Up Display
Learn about how to design visual graphics for AR (augmented reality) while executing a project to design solutions for car HUDs (heads-up displays).
Drivin' Me Wild: UI, IxD & AR Design for High-Tech Cars
Shift your design skills into high gear! In this workshop series, you will learn hands-on User Interface (UI) Design, Interaction Design (IxD), and Augmented Reality (AR) Design.
The Design Slam!
Storytelling, Language, Art + Music / Theme: “Design is…”
Designing Profitable Disruption
In this workshop, learn about how they’re doing it by examining case studies, and find out how to develop a UX strategy to design your own company’s success.
Designing Return Customers
In this workshop we will discuss how focusing on return visits and not just bounce rates is critical for success.
User Experience Design
Gain indispensable user experience design skills in this 10-week evening or 1-week accelerated course, on campus or online.
Designing Better Agile Development
How UX can help dev teams be more effective.
Introduction to Lean UX Methods
In this session, we'll cover various lean user experience methods and show how to apply these principles to your projects.
Break(fast) Into UX
Learn about what a UX Designer does day-to-day, and what skills you’ll need to be successful in the field.
Brainstorm and workshop the process of identifying and developing those unique, innovative ideas that will solve problems.