UX Design Fundamentals

3-day upskilling course

Get to grips with the fundamentals of User Experience Design.

(3-day course)

UX Design Fundamentals

Cost - £1,000

Design and market digital products your customers will love by learning the fundamentals of user experience design. Get to grips with UX design concepts and methods – from web accessibility and interface design to user testing and more. 

Who this course is for?

Marketing & digital design professionals

Communicate your product and services clearly to your customers by learning how to think and interact like them. 

Product & technical teams

Learn how to build well-functioning digital interfaces and services that meet your customers’ needs. 

Hands-on immersive learners

Delivered in a hands-on, immersive style, with practical exercises to help embed the end-to-end UX design process.

Explore various methodologies of user centered design thinking such as:

Critical analysis of websites & apps

Planning of UX processes

Creating personas

Documentation of user & business needs

Interface design

User testing and validation of concepts.

3-day course

9.30am - 4.30pm (1 hour lunch break)

Day .01

  • Introduction to user experience design
  • Phases of development lifecycle
  • GDS digital principles
  • Responsible design: accessibility, inclusion and the environment
  • A critical look at websites and heuristics
  • Discussion

Day .02

  • Q&A
  • Group project assignments
  • User needs and requirements gathering
  • Personas
  • Fundamentals of interface design
  • Sketching, wireframing and prototyping
  • Discussion

Day .03

  • Q&A
  • Planning and facilitating user testing
  • Ways of obtaining structured feedback
  • Communicating requirement for changes and reporting
  • Group work
  • Final review and discussion

“It was a great experience, it was challenging and I learnt a lot in a supportive environment.”

“I wanted to learn more about the UX process and techniques used in each step of the design, and I have learnt exactly about that.”

No previous UX experience necessary

Course Requirements:

  • A working laptop (any operating system)
  • To be comfortable using a computer and navigating the web
  • Working knowledge of spreadsheet software such as Microsoft Excel or Google Docs

Progression:

Students of our UX Fundamentals course qualify for a 15% discount to our UX Advanced course. 

“I don’t normally give full score to things but this course, its content and the teacher provided me with a big WOW factor. Hence why I’m giving the full possible score and only because I can’t give more!”

Course Cost

£ 1,000
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Next course dates:

Edinburgh campus:

10th - 12th February 2020
4th - 6th May 2020

Glasgow campus:

17th - 19th February
15th - 17th June 2020

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