UI/UX Design (Online Course)
User interface (UI) and user experience (UX) design have emerged as the framing approach to all digital design. including websites, apps, and other devices, and one of the most valuable skills in today’s digital design environment. This course introduces and provides students with a basic foundation in every aspect of UI/UX design, including competitive research, designing effective user experience, applying design aesthetics, testing for accessibility, creating professional prototypes, and summary reports and design proposals.
User interface (UI) and user experience (UX) design have emerged as the framing approach to all digital design, including websites, apps and other devices and one of the most valuable skills in today’s digital design environment. This course provides a concentrated but substantial introduction to every key element in UI/UX design.
The course introduces students to and provides:
- A basic understanding of competitive research
- Designing effective user experience
- Applying design aesthetics
- Testing for accessibility
- Creating professional prototypes
- Summary reports and design proposals
Integrated throughout the course are real-world examples and skill-building materials that prepare students to enter into or become more valuable participants in the field of UI/UX design.
What you will learn
- The nature and role of UI/UX design in today’s fast-evolving world of digital and interactive design
- To be able to apply in practice principles and practices of stakeholder and user research in UI/UX design
- To wield prototyping tools including user journey maps; use case scenarios; and sitemaps to evaluate, plan and test user experience
- The role of UI/UX design and prototyping apps: Sketch, Figma and Adobe XD
- To prepare, write, and present research reports and design proposals in a range of professional settings
How you will benefit
- Acquire and enhance professional competence in UI/UX design
- Develop professional communication skills presenting research, analysis, and design proposals
- Be introduced to the most popular UI/UX apps
- This course can be taken on either a PC or Mac.
- PC: Windows 10 or later.
- Mac: macOS 10.10 or later.
- Browser: The latest version of Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox is preferred. Microsoft Edge and Safari are also compatible.
- Adobe Acrobat Reader
- Software must be installed and fully operational before the course begins.
- Email capabilities and access to a personal email account.
Instructional Material Requirements:
The instructional materials required for this course are included in enrollment and will be available online.
There are no prerequisites to take this course.
Course Hours: 24.00