In a nutshell
Want to take the first step in launching an exciting career as a UX designer with just a few short weeks of study? The User Experience Design Part-Time course from General Assembly is the perfect option for you.
This 10-week part-time or one-week accelerated course provides an introduction to User Experience, delving into how it can be designed to ensure products and programs are elegant and easy to use. This course focuses on information architecture and the dissection and analysis of common design patterns.
Throughout the course, you’ll learn how to make sound design decisions and create a complete user experience brief. You’ll be using industry standard tools and putting together a suite of UX documentation for a digital product. By the time you graduate, you’ll have the tools and techniques you need to prepare yourself for a creative career in UX design.
What you’ll need
There are no prerequisites for this course.
In this web design course, the subjects you may study include:
- Intro to UX & Design Thinking
- Prototypes, Feedback, & Critique
- User Research
- Competitive Research
- Synthesizing Research & Creating Personas
- Defining User Goals & User Flows
- Paper Prototyping & Usability Testing Basics
- User Stories & Feature Prioritization
- Information Architecture & Navigation
- Responsive / Native Design & Design Patterns
- Visual Design Basics
- High Fidelity Prototyping
- Advanced Usability Testing
- Onboarding & Behavior Change
- Final Project Workshop
- UX Mini-Project
- Presentation Day 1
- Presentation Day 2
- Portfolios & Next Steps
Why General Assembly?
Grow and develop your skills in web development, user experience design, digital marketing, data science and more with the expert guidance of General Assembly.
With over 50,000 course graduates under their belt, General Assembly is a trusted quality education provider, offering students an innovative learning experience with courses specifically designed to meet employer needs and market demands.
Be part of a supportive community during every step of your learning journey and beyond!
General Assembly cares about your future and wants to help drive your career forward, which is why they developed an Immersive program to help you grow the right tools and strategies when it comes time to head into the workforce. You’ll also have access to GA’s huge network of over 50,000 alumni as well as the opportunity to attend exclusive events.