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*NEW* [Part-time] User Experience Design Course

Published on Monday, 23rd July 2018, contributed by Develop Me

Develop Me are launching our new part-time User Experience Design (UXD) course.

The 10 week course will teach you all the key skills required to research, define, design and develop digital services based upon user-centred design principles.

Course overview:

  • 10 week part-time curriculum

  • Thursday evenings + 2 full Saturdays

  • Additional homework & project work

  • Content ratio 30% theory > 70% practical

  • Classroom based with expert instructors

Students will be taught the fundamentals of User Centred Design and learn to validate ideas by looping through the design process starting with User Research, Rapid Prototyping, User Testing and Iteration.

You will also be introduced to industry standard creative software tools and working processes – and working on a real ‘live’ client brief.

Alongside this practical application of learned skills and techniques – you will be able to demonstrate your ability to successfully manage a project from concept to launch; combining commercially sought after skill-sets – through the application of research, design and technical development.

What you will learn:

  • Research & Analysis methods

  • Understanding of UX best practice

  • UX processes – Research & analysis methods

  • User/Human-centred design processes

  • Information architecture

  • Creative software tools

  • Visual design principles

  • User Interface (UI) components & design patterns

  • Wireframing, low-fidelity mockups & rapid prototyping

  • Identifying front-end web technologies (Note: This course is not a web development course)

  • Project management, workflow & handover processes

  • Usability testing & validation

Who’s it for:

Our part-time UX Design course is aimed at anyone looking to learn the ‘mindset’ and application of User Experience Design to digital projects (both agency and client-side) –  and to gain a deeper understanding of the methods, tools and processes of working as a UX Designer.

This course is ideal for:

  • Career changes
  • Marketers
  • Graphic/Interface Designers
  • Project and account managers
  • Entrepreneurs

This is by no means an exhaustive list.

More info & booking details:

For further information, course dates, factsheet and to book your place - please go here