User Experience Essentials

Human-Centered Design: Creating Exceptional User Experiences Online Course

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Course Overview

This online course aims to provide students with a comprehensive understanding of human-centred design principles and practices, equipping them with the necessary skills to create exceptional user experiences. The course will cover the essential concepts, methods, and tools employed in the design process, focusing on user research, prototyping, and evaluation. Students will gain hands-on experience through interactive exercises, case studies, and real-world projects. By the end of the course, participants will be well-versed in the application of human-centred design principles to design intuitive and user-friendly products.

Course Syllabus

Here’s what you’ll learn

Module 1: Introduction to Human-Centered Design

– Understanding the principles and philosophy of human-centered design
– Examining the importance of user experience in digital product design
– Exploring the iterative design process and its stages

Module 2: User Research and Analysis

– Conducting user research to gain insights into user needs, behaviors, and motivations
– Analyzing and synthesizing research findings to inform design decisions
– Utilizing personas, user stories, and journey mapping to create user-centered design solutions

Module 3: Ideation and Concept Development

– Techniques for generating innovative design ideas and concepts
– Sketching, wireframing, and prototyping as tools for visualizing design solutions
– Collaborative design exercises to foster creativity and ideation

Module 4: Usability Testing and Evaluation

– Planning and conducting usability tests to assess the effectiveness and efficiency of designs
– Collecting and analyzing user feedback to drive iterative improvements
– Utilizing heuristic evaluation and user testing methods to identify usability issues

Module 5: Designing for Accessibility and Inclusivity

– Understanding the importance of accessibility and inclusivity in design
– Applying accessibility guidelines and best practices to ensure digital products are usable by all
– Considering diverse user needs, including individuals with disabilities and different cultural backgrounds

Module 6: Iterative Design and Continuous Improvement

– Embracing an iterative design approach for ongoing product improvement
– Incorporating user feedback and data-driven insights into design iterations
– Deploying design systems and style guides to maintain consistency and scalability

Module 7: Communicating and Presenting Design Solutions

– Developing effective storytelling and presentation skills to communicate design solutions
– Creating compelling design documentation and deliverables
– Collaborating with stakeholders and cross-functional teams to gain buy-in and support

Module 8: Ethical Considerations in User Experience Design

– Exploring ethical implications and considerations in digital product design
– Addressing privacy, data security, and ethical challenges in user-centered design
– Promoting responsible and inclusive design practices

Course Certificate

Upon successful completion of the Human-Centered Design: Creating Exceptional User Experiences Online Course, participants will receive a certificate recognizing their achievement. This certificate signifies their comprehensive understanding of human-centered design principles, methodologies, and practices. It acknowledges their ability to apply user research, prototyping, and evaluation techniques to design intuitive and user-friendly digital products. By earning this certificate, students demonstrate their commitment to creating exceptional user experiences and their readiness to contribute to the field of user experience design.

Events & Training

pecha kucha
22 Jun 2023
Art Tech PechaKucha | 2nd Edition
Potato Productions, 284 River Valley Road, Singapore, 238325
objective experience events
21 Sep 2023 to 22 Sep 2023
UX Design & Delivery Course

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