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User Experience Design Bootcamp

General Assembly London

Thursday, October 31, 2013 from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM (GMT)

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USER EXPERIENCE DESIGN BOOTCAMP

User Experience Design Bootcamp

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Thursday, 31 October
10 am – 5 pm

 

ABOUT THIS WORKSHOP

As technology changes and more media outlets compete for customers’ time, providing an enjoyable experience is critical to both attracting and keeping users. This class aims to demystify UX by giving a practical and simple introduction to what UX is while also explaining some of its core concepts of usability. This is a field that affects all areas of business — prepare to dip your toes into an ocean of new concepts and ideas that will enlighten your perspective on the human-computer interaction experience.

 

SCHEDULE

10 am

SESSION I - INTRODUCTION TO UX DESIGN AND USABILITY

  • Discover what the field of UX encompasses and how it is related to other disciplines.
  • Learn how to identify the different roles within UX and the responsibilities of each.
  • Use the Five Core Components of Usability to evaluate web and mobile experiences.
1 pm

SESSION II - INTRO TO UX DOCUMENTATION USING OMNIGRAFFLE

  • Identify key UX documentation (personas, user flows, sitemaps, wireframes, etc.) and what each is used for.
  • Draw basic elements in Omnigraffle: lines, shapes, text, layers, groups, locking
  • Use inspectors to draw advanced shapes in Omnigraffle.
  • Use stencils in Omnigraffle to create wireframes.
3 pm

SESSION III - USER EXPERIENCE DESIGN: WEB FORMS USABILITY

  • Identify the different parts of forms and how to use them effectively
  • Learn what makes a strong user experience with forms
  • Review and evaluate examples of forms, including: sign ups, lead generation, purchases, and surveys
  • Design your own form based on the principles discussed in class

 

PREREQS & PREPARATION

  • Download and install Omnigraffle.
  • Install free stencil kits for Omnigraffle. (Prior to class, download instructions and free kits.)
  • Download the “Class 5 Templates” Omnigraffle file

https://www.dropbox.com/s/s9iw09l5wnszp5b/Copy%20of%20Omnigraffle%20Files.zip

http://konigi.com/tools/omnigraffle-wireframe-stencils

Reference: http://www.slideshare.net/nickf/wireframes-for-the-wickedhttp://downloads.omnigroup.com/software/MacOSX/Manuals/OmniGraffle-5-Manual.pdf

 

ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR

Sophie Freiermuth Photo

Sophie Freiermuth 
User Experience Consultant
Baguette UX


 

 

REFUND POLICY

Plans change. We get it. But if you can't make it to a class/workshop, please email us at least 7 days before the scheduled event date. No refunds will be given after this timeframe.

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When & Where

9 Back Hill
EC1R 5EN London
United Kingdom

Thursday, October 31, 2013 from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM (GMT)


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General Assembly London

General Assembly London is a campus for technology, design, and entrepreneurship. We provide educational programming, space, and support to facilitate collaborative practices and learning opportunities across a community inspired by the entrepreneurial experience.

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