3-day course

Learn UX Design Fundamentals

Get to grips with UX design, from web accessibility and design to research and testing.

Course overview

According to research published in the UK at the start of 2020, UX is one of the most in-demand and highest paid creative, digital and marketing roles at a junior level.*

It’s time to add UX skills to your CV.

During three days of practical, interactive training, you’ll learn how to research, sketch and test digital products that users will love by learning the fundamentals of user experience design. You’ll be introduced to UX design concepts and methods from web accessibility and user needs to interface design, user testing and more.

* Source: go.aquent.com/UK-salary-guide

Day 01

What is UX?

  • A brief history 
  • UX as a state of mind
  • Product desirability
  • UX as a process
  • UX/Agile

Why tech is complicated

  • Humans are not machines
  • Engineering culture

Understanding the User

  • Finding a design target
  • Goals, behaviors and context
  • Paradox of specificity

Day 02

User research

  • “I am not the target audience” bias
  • What is usability testing?
  • Benefits of usability testing 
  • Defining your test objective

What and when to test

  • Online surveys
  • User and stakeholder interviews
  • 10 heuristics 
  • Mock interviews and examples
  • Online an in-person interviews

Day 03

UX design and design stages

  • Design principles
  • Design patterns 
  • Wireframes skills
  • Prototypes


After you complete the three days of training, you can undertake your own UX project. This is submitted one week later for marking by the team here at CodeClan.

Learn in an interactive, engaging environment

Learn in an immersive environment and stay motivated, what could take you weeks or even months to learn on a self paced online course will take you a couple of days. This course will run via our Virtual Learning Environment, a fully interactive, live learning experience led by our experienced instructors.

Who is the course for?

This course is ideal for anyone interested in moving into a career in UX or aspiring to improve their engagement with the digital products they are involved in creating. You might be a leader or a marketing, digital and design professional, including:

  • Digital marketers and content creators
  • Product and technical teams
  • Start-up founders & business owners
  • Software developers & designers
  • Hands-on immersive learners
  • Anybody wishing to switch to a career in UX

Course cost & dates


* This is a discounted price for 2020. Discounted from £1000

Instalments from £66.67*

Available through Knoma to spread the cost at 0% APR. *Paid monthly over 12 months. Knoma T&Cs apply.

Next course dates: 2nd – 4th November

This course will be delivered through CodeClan’s virtual, interactive classroom and is available to complete remotely.

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