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How to Become a User Experience Designer (portfolio and career advice)

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Canada Water Library (Room 6)

21 Surrey Quays Road

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SE16 7AR

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Looking a career change? We are here to help you with a short, practical & affordable class on what it's like to be a UX designer, how to gain experience, job market, preparing for an interview and more. More details at http://schoolofux.com/how-to-become-a-user-experience-designer.html

What's on:

  • What is User Experience design
  • What it's like to be UX designer in real life
  • Difference between roles: lead, researcher, prototyper
  • Work in startups, agencies and enterprises
  • Gaining experience
  • Presenting your work in portfolio
  • Where to apply for work
  • Interview insider tips
  • Should you go permanent or freelancing
  • Financial side of things: market rates
  • Lots of QnA

You'll leave with plenty of knowledge on what User Experience design is all about, what it's like to be a freelancer, how to create portfolio, finding a perfect job, interview tips, market rates and a lot of food for thought.

The School of UX: How to Start a Career in UX course

Who is it for:

uitable for complete beginners with no previous experience, as well as those who have already started exploring UX & UI design and want to switch their jobs and become a UX designer:

  • complete beginners
  • non-designers
  • graphic designers
  • software developers
  • web designers
  • project managers
  • business analysts
  • marketing specialists
  • startup founders
  • students
  • recruiters
  • lawyers
  • accountants
  • fintech specialists

Who runs it:

This course is run by a professional UX & UI designer Sergei Golubev with 15+ years of experience working with Microsoft, Heathrow, British Gas and numerous startups. He founded The School of UX and The UX Conference in London.


What we offer:

  • Signed certificate upon completion
  • Handouts & slides printed & digital
  • Live QnA with a professional designer
  • Books & tools recommendations
  • Hands-on exercises: individual & group
  • Tea, coffee, fruit and sweet treats
  • Career advice to help you grow
  • Private mentoring via Skype (£99/hour)

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What our students say:

We've had 2000+ students from different backgrounds: from complete beginners to graphic designers, UI designers, software developers, marketing specialists, creative directors, startup founders, Business Analysts, Project Managers and university students. You'll find reviews on TrustPilot

The School of UX TrustPilot rating


Ekaterina, Digital Interaction Designer

«Excellent course! Very rich in information and to the point. You will get hands-on experience with prototyping and a lot of insightful information from actual UX designer with industry experience which is priceless!»



Sade, SEO, content and outreach graduate

«The course was very informative, and help was given whenever you needed more guidance. They take you through the theory step by step, followed by practical application. I would definitely recommend this course for those who want to understand the different elements of UX! 10/10.»



Holly, Marketing Graphic Designer

«Perfect for anyone who wants to get into UX or UI! I took part in the 5 day course that spanned from UX, UI, Prototyping, Coding and Career days. As a graphic designer, I felt like the course was very helpful for myself to find some bearings on what I want to achieve for the future.»



Hend, Head of Digital

«It has been long since I really enjoyed a course this much and found it to be excellent knowledge, value for money and related content. The course covered the essentials needed, it covered the difference between UX and UI and dedicated two days of hands-on experience playing and practicing prototyping and coding! The course is well paced and structured. Sergei is always happy to answer any questions, provide insights and direct us to further readings! A friend recommended the course and it really exceeded my expectations. I highly recommend the course to my colleagues and team.»



Adam, Actor

«I attended a 3-day course UX Design for Beginners. Sergei's training is methodological, very clear and at a good pace. His manner is exemplary: friendly, polite, knowledgeable. The content of the course was well laid out, giving a good idea of what UX and UI design are about, it introduces the process and practical exercises allow you to learn just enough to leave you hungry for more!»

Questions?

Just email us on team@schoolofux.com

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Canada Water Library (Room 6)

21 Surrey Quays Road

London

SE16 7AR

United Kingdom

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