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EdX is an online learning platform trusted by over 12 million users offering the Introduction to User Experience Program in collaboration with University of Michigan - MichiganX. Learn how UX research and design techniques can help you better understand user needs, prototype solutions, evaluate design concepts, and create a great user experience.

About

The Introduction to User Experience course is part of the User Experience (UX) Research and Design MicroMasters program from University of Michigan - MichiganX

Learners will gain an understanding of what is involved in UX research, including conducting interviews, evaluating systems, and analyzing systems using principles of good design. 

Learners will also learn about the work involved in UX Design, including the generation of promising design solutions and the creation of prototypes at multiple levels of fidelity. 

By interleaving successive phases of UX Research and Design, learners will see how to learn from inevitable mistakes and improve towards a product with a great UX.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 35 days
    • Part-time variant
      Flexible
    • Duration description

      5 weeks; 2 to 4 hours per week

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

What you'll learn:

  • Learn about the skills needed for UX research and design
  • Understand how UX researchers discover and assess user needs
  • Learn how to conduct a micro-usability test
  • Understand how UX designers take an idea from a concept to a working prototype
  • Understand how to incorporate a user-centered focus into the design process

English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    99 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 99 USD for the full programme and a duration of 35 days.
  • National Applies to you

    99 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 99 USD for the full programme and a duration of 35 days.
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Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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