UX Design Thinking


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

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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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