User experience and interface (UX/UI) : intermediate

Course Dates: 01/12/19 - 15/12/19
Time: 10:30 - 16:30
Location: KS - Keeley Street
Tutors:
Itai Bercovier

Further exposure to the world of UX/UI introducing concepts such as cognition and technology, ideas and solution generation, accessibility guidelines and information architecture. You'll need to have basic knowledge of the UX such as User testing, Design guidelines, Data gathering techniques, Personas and prototyping. These subjects are covered on our introduction to User experience and interface (UX/UI) course.

Description

What is the course about?

This course is covering subjects and concepts that belong to the world of the UX practitioner. All subjects covered are related to knowledge that can be used as additional tools to accompany the traditional user testing.

What will we cover?

Design thinking
Cognition and technology
Accessibility
Information Architecture
Advance Evaluation methods.

What will I achieve?
By the end of this course you should be able to...

Design thinking
• Analytical Techniques
• Intuitive Techniques
• Divergent and convergent thinking
• Creativity theories
Cognition and technology
• Visual perception
• Thinking methods
• External and embodied cognition
• Mobile and ubiquitous computing
Accessibility
• Assistive Technology and Accessible Technology
• Standards and Guidelines (including WCAG)
• Accessibility Audits
Information Architecture
• What is Information Architecture
• Information Architecture Requirements
• Organisation schemes
• Labelling Digital Information
Advance Evaluation methods
• Cognitive walkthrough
• questionnaires (SUS)
• Analytic approaches such as GOMS KLM
• Experimental techniques.

What level is the course and do I need any particular skills?

You'll need to have basic knowledge of the UX such as User testing, Design guidelines, Data gathering techniques, Personas and prototyping. These subjects are covered on our introduction to User experience and interface (UX/UI) course.

How will I be taught, and will there be any work outside the class?

Demonstrations, exercises and tutorials.

Are there any other costs? Is there anything I need to bring?

No.

When I've finished, what course can I do next?

Knowledge that is useful for a UX practitioner include understanding of HTML code that is covered in our HTML5 & CSS stage 1 & 2 courses,the ability to manipulate graphics that are covered in Photoshop classes and statistic tools that are covered in our excel advanced classes.

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Book your place

Course Code: CUX07

Sun, day, 01 Dec - 15 Dec '19

Duration: 3 sessions (over 3 weeks)

Full fee: £249.00
Senior fee: £249.00
Concession: £249.00

Or call to enrol: 020 7831 7831

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