User Experience Design [Part-time]

A 10 week part-time course in User Experience Design

Duration
10 weeks | Thursday Evenings & 2 Saturdays
Location:
Paintworks, Bristol
Fees
£2,450 inc. VAT
Dates:
5th September - 7th Nov 2019 (Full) 5th March - 7th May 2020

Our part-time User Experience Design (UXD) course will teach you all the key skills required to research, define, design and develop digital services based upon user-centred design principles.

The programme’s industry informed curriculum will teach you how to approach problems creatively in order to design the next generation of great apps, websites, and digital products whilst preparing you to pursue opportunities to work as a User Experience Designer.

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 whilst 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.

Students will finish the course competent in:

  • 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

 

 

Our part-time User Experience (UX) Design course has been developed to help anyone looking to up-skill or change career and move into the ever increasing number of roles in UX Design. 

It is aimed at people 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 programme would be useful for anyone hoping to expand their knowledge of UX Design methodologies, tools and processes.

This course is ideal for:

Career changers
Marketers
Graphic/Interface Designers
Project and account managers
Entrepreneurs

This is by no means an exhaustive list.

Rebecca Taylor – @miikopiiko

User experience consultant. Founder .

 

Ollie Francis – @olliefrancis

User experience consultant focused on strategy, design and impact.  Founder .

September Dates

  • Thursday 5th Sept – 18:30 – 21:30
  • Thursday 12th Sept – 18:30 – 21:30
  • Thursday 19th Sept – 18:30 – 21:30
  • Thursday 26th Sept – 18:30 – 21:30
  • Thursday 3rd Oct – 18:30 – 21:30
  • Thursday 10th Oct – 18:30 – 21:30
  • Thursday 17th Oct – 18:30 – 21:30
  • Saturday 19th Oct – 9:30 – 17:30
  • Thursday 24th Oct – 18:30 – 21:30
  • Saturday 26th Oct – 9:30 – 17:30
  • Thursday 31st Oct – 18:30 – 21:30
  • Thursday 7th Nov – 18:30 – 21:30

Currently taking place (Fully Booked)

  • Thursday March 5th -18:30 – 21:30
  • Thursday March 12th -18:30 – 21:30
  • Thursday March 19th – 18:30 – 21:30
  • Thursday March 26th – 18:30 – 21:30
  • Thursday April 2nd – 18:30 – 21:30
  • Thursday April 9th – 18:30 – 21:30
  • Thursday April 16th – 18:30 – 21:30
  • Saturday April 18th – 9:30 – 17:30
  • Thursday April 23rd – 18:30 – 21:30
  • Saturday April 25th – 9:30 – 17:30
  • Thursday April 30th – 18:30 – 21:30
  • Thursday May 7th – 18:30 – 21:30

 

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