UX Design: How to Become a UX Designer


With this How to Become a UX Designer training course, you'll learn what the relevant tools are for UX Designers as well as the ins & outs of building your career in UX Design. From creating wireframes to using InVision building mockups, by the end of this course you'll be on your way to earning double as a senior UX Designer.

Length: approximately 2.25 hrs

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Presented by design expert Daniel Scott, How to Become a UX Designer is for anyone who wants to take their design career to the next level. Find out how much UX designers can earn and what the responsibilities of a UX designer are. Learn how to run and report user testing, build user profiles and personas, and more with this solid set of resources.

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01. Introduction

Understanding the industry

02. 5 Phases for the UX designer
03. UX can be broken into 3 fields
04. UI vs UX
05. How much can I get paid as a UX designer?
06. How to get your first UX project


07. Setting your objectives & goals


08. UX Research introduction
09. Competitor UX research
10. UX Personas or user profiles
11. Group exercise: Creating Personas


12. UX feature list
13. Group exercise: Pairwise comparison
14. UX card sorts: Open & Closed
15. UX wireframing tools
16. Should you test your wireframes?
17. Moodboards Inspiration
18. Tips for building amazing UI/UX designs
19. What tools can I use to build my UX mockup?


20. User testing tools: InVision
21. Finding users for your UX testing
22. Methods you can use to do a UX test
23. More detailed UX testing: Ethnographic Eye tracking, Expert review & Diary Studies
24. How many people do I need for my UX test?
25. Reporting your UX findings
26. Why this could be you last UX project – ever


27. How should it actually be built?


28. Post project testing: A/B testing, search bars & live chat
29. How to stay current in UX

Daniel Scott Daniel Scott is an expert designer and teacher. He is an Adobe® Certified Instructor for Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, Flash, Dreamweaver, Premiere Pro and After Effects. He prides himself on delivering the best service to his clients and making sure all his students learn to their fullest potential. He is currently the lead trainer at Bring Your Own Laptop Training Center in New Zealand.