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EdX is an online learning platform trusted by over 12 million users offering the UX (User Experience) Capstone Program in collaboration with University of Michigan - MichiganX. Use the skills and knowledge gained through User Experience (UX) Research and Design MicroMasters Program courses to design and conduct a complete UX project.


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

In this UX capstone, you’ll conduct a multi-stage user experience project to design a product from scratch, incorporating Design and Research methods within the context of Iterative User-Centered Design. This capstone project will be divided into 6 "Milestones" to provide feedback at key points in your process. 

These milestones are expected to take approximately 20-30 hours each, and instructional team feedback will keep you on track as you complete the capstone. You will employ interviews, inspection methods, and user testing, along with ideation, design, and prototyping methods to gain and communicate valuable insight that can be used to deliver a compelling product. 

You can propose your own product, or you can choose from a list of design challenges provided by the instructional team.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 70 days
    • Part-time variant
    • Duration description

      10 weeks; 10 to 12 hours per week

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

Programme Structure

What you'll learn:

  • Learn how to design and carry out an integrated multi-phase user experience research and design project
  • Gain experience conducting user experience research in a real-world setting
  • Gain hands-on experience with a substantial, realistic UX design project
  • Improve ability to communicate design concepts and actionable research findings

English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

Recommended - successful completion of previous courses within User Experience (UX) Research and Design MicroMasters program.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    249 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 249 USD for the full programme and a duration of 70 days.
  • National Applies to you

    249 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 249 USD for the full programme and a duration of 70 days.
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