Introduction to UX Design
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About this course
Explore the principles of user experience design. Learn how to use Adobe XD to quickly create prototypes for new product ideas, then apply your new UX design skills to integrate digital product design and prototyping projects into your curriculum.
Design and prototyping encourages students to innovate and develop product ideas through an intuitive and impactful digital format. Integrate design and prototyping across the curriculum - for example, students could prototype a new mobile app idea for a pitch deck - and help students to expand their digital literacy while learning key content objectives.
What will I learn?
How utilising user experience design can produce positive outcomes for you and your students
Best practices and principles for iterative design and prototyping
The technical skills to create your own product designs and prototypes with Adobe tools (with support from expert digital media educators)
How to apply your new skills to integrate UX design into your curriculum
Who is this course for?
This course is aimed at all educators working in primary, secondary or higher education. No prior experience with Adobe tools or digital media technologies is required.
How long is the course?
The course runs for two weeks, starting on Monday September 24th, 2018, and should take about 10 hours to complete. All coursework must be submitted by Friday October 19th, 2018.
What will it cost?
Enrollment and course completion certificate are FREE!
What software/technology will I need?
What will I receive when the course ends?
After successfully completing this course, you’ll receive a digital badge and course certificate that states that you have completed 10 hours of professional development.
About Adobe Education Exchange Courses
Each week of an Education Exchange collaborative course includes:
Design and instructional theory content, innovative and tailored for educators
Interactive live class session taught by expert educators
Hands-on creative assignment with personalized feedback from instructors and other educators
Reflective learning journal best practice
Community collaboration and discussion
Live Class Information
This course will include two live classes, which take place on the following days:
Class 1 on Thursday September 27th, 2018
Class 2 on Thursday October 4th, 2018
Each class will take place three times; once in each of the following time zones:
AEST (Sydney) from 7pm - 8pm
GMT (London) from 7pm - 8pm
- CDT (Chicago) from 7pm - 8pm
If you can’t make the live classes for whatever reason, don’t worry - all three iterations of each live class will be recorded and available to view here.
Please note that this course was formerly titled 'Product Innovation & Prototyping in the Classroom', and is a repeat of our earlier course with the same title.