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

10am - 4pm (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

Professional Instructor

Wojtek Kutyla

Wojtek has worked in the UX industry for more than 10 years, supplying digital products and executing digital transformation programmes. His client list includes the Scottish Government, NHS Scotland & England, and financial institutions such as RBS, Aegon and Hiscox. Having transitioned to teaching from consultancy and team leadership at one of Scotland’s most-awarded digital agencies, Wojtek offers a wealth of insight on working methods and industry specifics.

“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 date:

6th - 8th February 2018

Edinburgh Campus

9:30am - 4.30pm
(1 hour lunch break)

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