What will you learn?

  • Big picture of the design discipline
  • Evolution of design discipline, the current state of affairs and future trends
  • Principles of User Experience Design and User Interface design
  • User Research for creating compelling products and services
  • Information Architecture

Pre-requisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Description

Design desirable, pleasurable, compelling and engaging product experiences. This course focuses on understanding and appreciating underlying design principles, frameworks, skills, tools, perspectives and methods of envisioning, creating and communicating great user experiences. This course will introduce key topics such as design principles, user experience, user interface, interaction design, research methods, workflow modelling, conceptualization, validation, industry practices and the process.

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Chapter 1 : Introduction to User Experience

    • What is User Experience Design?
    • UX is not UI
    • Chapter 1: Quiz
  • 2

    Chapter 2 : User Centered Design and 5S Model

    • UCD Process
    • 5S Model by Jesse James Garrett
    • Chapter 2: Quiz
  • 3

    Chapter 3 : Product Design Workshop

    • UCD Canvas
    • Design Requirement Document
    • Chapter 3: Quiz
  • 4

    Chapter 4 : Introduction to User Research

    • What is User Research?
    • Different Methods of User Research
    • How to Conduct User Research
    • Create a User Research Guide
    • How to Create Questionnaire
    • Chapter 4: Quiz
  • 5

    Chapter 5 : Introduction to User Persona & Scenarios

    • Create User Persona and Identify Scenarios
    • Chapter 5: Quiz
  • 6

    Chapter 6 : What is User Journey Mapping

    • User Journey Mapping
    • Chapter 6: Quiz
  • 7

    Chapter 7 : Brainstorming / Affinity Mapping

    • Define User Stories / Feature List
    • Chapter 7: Quiz
  • 8

    Chapter 8 : Introduction to Information Architecture / User Flows

    • Create IA & User Flows
    • Chapter 8: Quiz
  • 9

    Chapter 9 : Low fidelity Wireframing

    • Paper Sketches and it's advantage
    • Chapter 9: Quiz
  • 10

    Chapter 10 : Digital Wireframing using Tools

    • Digital Wireframing using Tools
    • Chapter 10: Quiz
  • 11

    Chapter 11 : Prototyping

    • Prototyping
    • Chapter 11: Quiz
  • 12

    Chapter 12 : User Testing of Prototype

    • User Testing of Prototype
    • Chapter 12: Quiz
  • 13

    Chapter 13 : Introduction to Visual Design

    • Basics of Visual Order
    • Gestalt Theory / Principles
    • Typography in UI
    • Understanding Color
    • Chapter 13: Quiz
  • 14

    Chapter 14 : Showcase UX Design Project

    • Showcase UX Design Project
    • Chapter 14: Quiz