User experience and interface (UX/UI) : intermediate

Course Dates: 12/11/20 - 10/12/20
Time: 18:00 - 21:00
Location: Online
Tutors:

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.

This course will be delivered online. For more information please see our guide to online learning.

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.

This is a live online course. For more information please see our guide to online learning.
We will contact you with joining instructions before your course starts.

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?

There is no other costs.

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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Tutor Biographies
Itai Bercovier

Itai currently works as a UX consultant with Mazaru. He was recently part of Google's conversation design advocacy and education team where he developed training materials, acted as a keynote speaker, delivered design sprints, and facilitated workshops. He holds an MSc in HCI. He previously led a successful Web Development degree programme and played an integral role, both in the UK and Europe, in the development and validation of multiple undergraduate degree programmes. This included chairing an international academic committee, managing academic departments, coordinating outreach, and overseeing students’ personal and professional development.

Please note: We reserve the right to change our tutors from those advertised. This happens rarely, but if it does, we are unable to refund fees due to this. Our tutors may have different teaching styles; however we guarantee a consistent quality of teaching in all our courses.

Book your place

Course Code: CUX07

Thu, eve, 12 Nov - 10 Dec '20

Duration: 5 sessions (over 5 weeks)

Full fee: £279.00
Senior fee: £279.00
Concession: £170.00

Or call to enrol: 020 7831 7831

Any questions? computing@citylit.ac.uk
or call 020 7492 2515

Please note: we offer a wide variety of financial support to make courses affordable. For more information visit our online Help Center. You can also visit the Information, Advice and Guidance drop-in service, open from 12 – 6.45, Monday to Friday.