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Foundation Of UX Training
Tue 28 March 2017, 09:00 – 13:00 BST
Foundation of UX
In this 1/2 day course led by UX experts you will get to grips with the core principles of UX and why it matters even more in today’s competitive online & mobile market. You will leave with an understanding of user-centred design fundamentals and the skills to implement this knowledge – making you better at creating experiences your customers will love.
Who should attend?
Do you ever find yourself asking these questions?:
- What's the difference between UX, UI, and UCD
- Where does UX comes from?
- What are the guiding principles of UX?
- What does good UX look like?
- What are the benefits of UX?
- What are Mental Models?
If the answer is yes to any of the above, then this half day training session is perfect for you.
Essentially this course is perfect for anyone keen to understand more about what UX is and how it works.
We expect the course to be ideal for:
- website developers,
- graphic designers & creatives
- digital project managers
- account managers
- product managers
- anyone who aspires to work in UX
What you need to bring & what we'll provide
If you have a laptop, please bring it with you to take part in some of the practical exercises. Don't worry if you don't have one as we'll pair you up with others who have
We'll provide you with a workbook and anything else you need. Tea, coffee, and other refreshments will be available.
Specific timings are hard to outline as each group is different and we like to keep things flexible to answer as many of your questions as possible throughout the session. However, here's an approximate shedule:
09.00 - Arrival & introductions
09.30 - Training starts
11.00 - Short break
12.45 - Finish
Damian is Founder/Director at Experience UX and his fascination with what makes people behave the way they do when using technology drives his passion for user experience. With a degree in psychology, followed by 17 years’ experience in UX working for companies like the BBC and National Air Traffic Services means that he is what we call a ‘bona fide UX expert’. Damian's goal is to make the world’s online experiences frustration-free by 2020. With two kids under two he spends his rare free time catching up on lost sleep, immersed in his Xbox, or sat in a coffee shop somewhere with headphones on trying to write a that novel he can’t finish.
Oli is Head of UX at Experience UX and with 10 years’ experience in the field he is still driven by a thirst for learning everything he can about users and how to solve their issues. An expert in finance and e-commerce UX, Oli has led hugely successful projects for Siemens, Financial Times and LV= as well as Liz Earle, Bodyshop and Burberry. Oli is a self confessed news addict so don’t be surprised to see him checking his phone for news updates.
Buy yout tickets now
In order for attendees to get the most out of the training, we are limiting the number of tickets available to 10 people for each training session. Buy your ticket whilst you can to guarantee your place.