A Practical Introduction to User Experience Design
What You'll Learn
This three-hour workshop will introduce you to the key concepts of user experience design (UXD) through a fun and highly experiential set of exercises.
You'll learn first why UX is critical to the success of any product, and then learn the tools of the trade as put into daily use at a leading user experience firm. The UX Market study, persona's, wireframes and user testing will all be discussed and then put into practice as the class re-designs and re-develops two common mobile apps.
The exercises will include:
- UX design overview
- Assigning UX tasks in a group
- Brainstorming improvements to a common mobile app
- Live user testing
- Final design mock-ups
Who Should Take This
Startup stakeholders, product managers and developers. Anyone who wants to learn more about User Experience Design.
Presented By Nathan Valderrama
Nathan started his career in UX over 12 years ago. Working within quick moving startups, technology agencies, fortune 500 IT departments, government, medical, ecommerce and classic design agencies, he has learned a valuable and diverse UX skillset. As an instructor at BDA, his goal is to arm students with the tools they need to go into the live market and feel confident and capable of handling UX workspaces and projects.