Learn the iterative design process and build a clickable prototype that meets users' needs.
Develop Your Digital Intuition
Master the mindful decision-making skills you need to design online experiences that captivate audiences and stand out from the competition.
User Research & Testing
Get to know your users' wants and needs by conducting interviews, crafting personas, and more.
Wireframing & Prototyping
Create a clickable prototype to share with stakeholders using industry standard tools and techniques.
Make your design responsive to strengthen its performance across iOS, Android, and web platforms.
Package your final design in a professional portfolio to show off your newly minted skills.
Online Learning, Done Differently
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Work 1:1 with a Mentor
We pair you with a mentor who has extensive professional and academic knowledge of the field. You’ll have one-on-one conversations with him or her, and receive useful feedback on improving your work. Your mentor pushes you to meet your goals, and excel in the process.
Learn from Anywhere, On Your Schedule
Each week, you’ll complete a series of videos, quizzes, slideshows, and projects through our online platform – available to access at any time. Scheduling time for a mentoring session is just as flexible.
We’ll Keep You Engaged
Our mentors are here to keep you motivated, answer questions, provide feedback, and help deepen your understanding of essential tools and techniques.
What You'll Learn
- Discovery and Research
Conduct user research and interviews to drive your design process, and compile a competitive analysis to identify your target market.
- Synthesizing Research and Developing a Design Strategy
Build a primary user persona, define your product’s purpose, and find your design direction.
- Placement and Layout Design
Organize complex and diverse types of content using key information architecture techniques, and map user flow.
- Execution (Wireframing and Prototyping)
Use responsive design patterns to build out hi-fi wireframes that enable you to test your projects with real users.
- Usability Testing
Validate your design with users, and improve it by incorporating their feedback.
- Final Project
Compile everything you’ve learned into a presentation showcasing the design process that you can share in an interview or on the job.
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Last updated February 15, 2018