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How to Become a UX Designer

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Overview

It is imperative to build software or platforms that meet people’s needs, as only then will they access the developed software or platform. The field that is responsible with identifying user needs and developing products or services that meets them is UX design and this course has been developed to mold you into a highly talented UX designer. Covering the areas that of UX design and the areas that are needed to establish a career in it, this course has made sure to include every possible major aspect in relation to UX design, so that you can easily position yourself as a prominent professional in the industry.

The course breaks down the UX design into 5 phases and all of these phases will be given due attention throughout this course. Although the terms UI and UX are used interchangeably, these two are distinct concepts and after the completion of this course, you will be skilled enough to clearly set both of these concepts apart.

The other modules will enlighten you on the earning potential for a UX designer and the skills needed to get your hands on your first UX project, making this a career guide course as well. Furthermore, you should also be prepared to familiarise with the UX wireframing tools and UX testing methods that will be taught through this course.

Why consider 1Training?

As improvements and advancements are made in technology, online courses are no longer just conventional means of studying at affordable costs. In many aspects, online training offers superiority to traditional learning. There is an effectiveness and convenience that traditional learning cannot provide. The overall convenience and flexibility make it a superior learning method.

1Training offers the most convenient path to gain an internationally recognised qualification that will give you the opportunity to put into practice your skill and expertise in an enterprise or corporate environment. You can study at your own pace at 1Training and you will be provided with all the necessary material, tutorials, qualified course instructor and multiple free resources which include Free CV writing pack, TOTUM Discounted Card, Free career support and course demo to make your learning experience enriching and more rewarding.

Learning outcomes

  • Explore the 5 phases of a UX design
  • Compare between UI vs. UX
  • Identify your earning potential as a UX designer
  • Learn how to get your first UX project
  • Discover the UX card sorts: open and closed
  • Familiarise with the UX wireframing tools
  • Get into terms with the tips to build UX designs
  • Examine the methods used to test a UX

Access Duration

The course will be directly delivered to you, and you have 12 months access to the online learning platform from the date you joined the course.  The content will be accessible to you 24/7. The course is self-paced and you can complete it in stages, revisiting the lectures at any time.

Who is this course aimed at?

  • This course is most suitable for individuals aiming for a career in the UX designing industry.
  • Graphic designers, software developers and applications developers looking for a way to progress further in their current careers might also find this course worthwhile

Entry Requirements

  •   You must be 16 years of age or more
  •   You should have a basic understanding of numeracy, English language and ICT

Method of assessment

  • At the end of this program, learners will take an online multiple choice question assessment test. This online multiple choice question test is marked automatically, so you will receive an instant grade and know whether you have passed the course.
  • Those who successfully pass this course will be awarded a free e-certificate, and only need to pay £19 for your printed certificate.

Certification

Those who successfully complete the exam will be awarded the Certificate in How to Become a UX Designer

Awarding body

The certificate will be awarded by CPD and iAP. This internationally recognised qualification will make your CV standout and encourage employers to see your motivation at expanding your skills and knowledge in the IT enterprise.

Progression and career path

On the successful completion of this course, you will be eligible enough to work for a range of jobs in the IT industry. This certificate is also a great opportunity for you to further your studies in the area or to make career progression demands from your employer. Below listed are some of the jobs this certificate will help you land, along with the average UK salary per annum according to https://www.payscale.com,

  • Graphic designer – £24,665 per annum
  • UX designer – £38,693 per annum
  • Software developer – £30,915 per annum
  • Applications developer – £50,000 per annum

Other benefits

  • Written and designed by the industry’s finest experts with over 15 years of experience
  • Repeat and revise all your lectures and enjoy a personalised learning experience
  • Gain access to quality video tutorials
  • Unlimited 12 months access from anywhere, anytime
  • Save time and money on travel
  • Learn at your convenience and leisure
  • Eligible for a TOTUM discount card
  • Free Career Support Service
  • 25% Discount on personal Statement and covering letter writing service

PLEASE NOTE: We do not provide any software with this course.

Key Features

Gain an accredited UK qualification

Access to excellent quality study materials

Learners will be eligible for TOTUM Discount Card

Personalized learning experience

One year’s access to the course

Support by phone, live chat, and email

Course Curriculum Total Units : 29
1: Intro
Intro
2: 5 Phases for the UX designer
5 Phases for the UX designer
3: UX can be broken into 3 fields
UX can be broken into 3 fields
4: UI vs UX
UI vs UX
5: How much can I get paid as a UX designer?
How much can I get paid as a UX designer?
6: How to get your first UX project
How to get your first UX project
7: Setting your objectives & goals
Setting your objectives & goals
8: UX Research introduction
UX Research introduction
9: Competitor UX research
Competitor UX research
10: UX Personas or user profiles
UX Personas or user profiles
11: Group exercise: Creating Personas
Group exercise: Creating Personas
12: UX feature list
UX feature list
13: Group exercise: Pairwise comparison
Group exercise: Pairwise comparison
14: UX card sorts: Open & Closed
UX card sorts: Open & Closed
15: UX wireframing tools
UX wireframing tools
16: Should you test your wireframes?
Should you test your wireframes?
17: Moodboards Inspiration
Moodboards Inspiration
18: Tips for building amazing UI/UX designs
Tips for building amazing UI/UX designs
19: What tools can I use to build my UX mockup?
What tools can I use to build my UX mockup?
20: User testing tools: InVision
User testing tools: InVision
21: Finding users for your UX testing
Finding users for your UX testing
22: Methods you can use to do a UX test
Methods you can use to do a UX test
23: More detailed UX testing: Ethnographic Eye tracking, Expert review & Diary Studies
More detailed UX testing: Ethnographic Eye tracking, Expert review & Diary Studies
24: How many people do I need for my UX test?
How many people do I need for my UX test?
25: Reporting your UX findings
1.25 Reporting your UX findings
26: Why this could be you last UX project - ever
Why this could be you last UX project – ever
27: How should it actually be built?
How should it actually be built?
28: Post-project testing: A/B testing, search bars & live chat
Post-project testing: A/B testing, search bars & live chat
29: How to stay current in UX
How to stay current in UX
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