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UX Design Thinking

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Course Details

This course can only be taken as part of the Certificate in UX & Visual Interface Design.

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About this Course


What does it take to create rich and intuitive screen-based interactive experiences? By adopting a beginner’s mindset and engaging in a comprehensive design thinking process, UX designers can discover solutions they would not find otherwise. In this course, you’ll learn the four-stage iterative process: discovery, ideating, prototyping and testing. We’ll explore how to define and frame the problem to be solved; develop empathy for the user; generate multiple solutions; and create workable prototypes. You’ll gain key insights into systematic design thinking methodology that results in outstanding user experiences.

What you’ll Learn

  • Qualitative and quantitative unbiased research methods
  • Data collection methods
  • Techniques for working with stakeholders to identify design problems
  • Active interviewing and listening skills

Get Hands-on experience

  • Create end-user personas for use throughout the design process
  • Perform a competitive design audit
  • Prototype low-fidelity solutions for usability testing

Program Overview

Complete the courses listed below to earn the certificate. You may be able to take individual courses without enrolling in the certificate program; check the course pages for details.

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