User Experience (UX) Design: Lean Methodology

Design user experiences efficiently and collaboratively. This course is for you if you care about your customers and want to learn how to design effectively for them.  It is inspired by the lean method and teaches you how to design great user experiences: starting from the users and various research techniques, analysing and integrating user testing at every step of the design...

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Description

Design user experiences efficiently and collaboratively. This course is for you if you care about your customers and want to learn how to design effectively for them.  It is inspired by the lean method and teaches you how to design great user experiences: starting from the users and various research techniques, analysing and integrating user testing at every step of the design.

You will learn to sketch web experience working on a live brief based on existing customer research. You will also have the opportunity to apply what you have learned to your own projects. 

It is a practical course to help you design user-centered experiences efficiently, following lean methods. Students are expected to undertake some work outside class (such as research, design or reading) between sessions, and will need to attend all classes to benefit fully from the course.

Topics Covered

  • Fundamentals of lean UX and agile processes
  • User research techniques and how to choose the right ones for your project
  • Core user research techniques
  • Ways to do competitor research and site audits
  • How to create: data walls, personas, user journeys
  • The basics of scenarios and story boards
  • Interaction design principles
  • Sketching (pen & paper) user interfaces

Course Outcomes

By the end of this course you should be able to:

  • Use a lean user experience process
  • Plan your user research, choosing when and how to conduct it
  • Analyse and use your research
  • Research competitors and audit websites
  • Create key design assets such as personas and user journeys
  • Know the main use interaction design principles
  • Sketch a user interface

Who Should Attend

This is ideal for you if you are a designer who wants to develop expertise in this in-demand area. It is also perfect for you if you work as an account manager, marketer or communications professional who works with UX designers. 

Level

Beginner. You should have some basic computer skills but do not need any previous UX experience. 

Follow Up Courses

After you have completed this course you may want to put your ideas into practice with Responsive Web Design or get an in-depth introduction with Service Design and Innovation Intensive.

Alternative Study Options

We also offer bespoke user experience (UX) design courses for groups, individuals and businesses. To find out more, visit our Tailor Made Training page. You might also be interested in our online course taught over the Universities online platform: User Experience (UX) Design (Online).



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Details for booking

DateDay of WeekTimeDurationCostStatusLocationAction
10/01/2017 - 28/03/2017Tuesday11:00 - 13:008 Weeks£599Available Elephant & Castle - SE1 Add to Basket
11/04/2017 - 20/04/2017Tuesday - Thursday11:00 - 13:008 Days£599Available Elephant & Castle - SE1 Add to Basket
09/05/2017 - 27/06/2017Tuesday11:00 - 13:008 Weeks£599Available Elephant & Castle - SE1 Add to Basket
11/07/2017 - 20/07/2017Tuesday - Thursday11:00 - 13:008 Days£599Available Elephant & Castle - SE1 Add to Basket
22/08/2017 - 31/08/2017Tuesday - Thursday11:00 - 13:008 Days£599Available Elephant & Castle - SE1 Add to Basket
03/10/2017 - 21/11/2017Tuesday11:00 - 13:008 Weeks£599Available Elephant & Castle - SE1 Add to Basket
05/12/2017 - 14/12/2017Tuesday - Thursday11:00 - 13:008 Days£599Available Elephant & Castle - SE1 Add to Basket