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Skills you will gain

User Researchhuman computer interactionUser Experience (UX)User Experience Design (UXD)

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Beginner Level

Approx. 13 hours to complete

Suggested: 3 hours/week...

English

Subtitles: English

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
1 hour to complete

What is User Testing?

4 videos (Total 29 min), 3 readings, 1 quiz
4 videos
Types of Tests10m
What To Look For9m
What You Learn5m
3 readings
Welcome to Evaluating Designs With Users!10m
Syllabus10m
Help Us Learn More About You!10m
1 practice exercise
Lesson 1 Quiz20m
Week
2
1 hour to complete

User Test Basics

4 videos (Total 47 min), 1 quiz
4 videos
Task Design12m
Think Aloud6m
Some Practical Challenges8m
1 practice exercise
Lesson 2 Quiz20m
Week
3
3 hours to complete

Getting More Out of User Testing

3 videos (Total 37 min), 2 quizzes
3 videos
Interview Data10m
Moderating11m
1 practice exercise
Lesson 3 Quiz20m
Week
4
1 hour to complete

Analysis and Reporting

2 videos (Total 28 min), 2 readings, 2 quizzes
2 videos
Analysis and Reporting15m
2 readings
Overview10m
Support Materials10m
2 practice exercises
Self-assessment4m
Lesson 4 Quiz20m
3 hours to complete

User Test Report

1 video (Total 39 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
1 video
2 readings
Support Materials & Test Sessions10m
Post-Course Survey10m
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Top reviews from Evaluating Designs with Users

By ADAug 31st 2019

Great for Understanding how to conduct usability testing, also given some great example that allows me to understand completely what the instructor means.

By IMMay 13th 2019

It is very good course that will give you the understanding how to conduct, moderate and analyze the user tests.

Instructor

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Mark Newman

Associate Professor
School of Information and Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

About University of Michigan

The mission of the University of Michigan is to serve the people of Michigan and the world through preeminence in creating, communicating, preserving and applying knowledge, art, and academic values, and in developing leaders and citizens who will challenge the present and enrich the future....

About the User Experience Research and Design Specialization

Integrate UX Research and UX Design to create great products through understanding user needs, rapidly generating prototypes, and evaluating design concepts. Learners will gain hands-on experience with taking a product from initial concept, through user research, ideation and refinement, formal analysis, prototyping, and user testing, applying perspectives and methods to ensure a great user experience at every step....
User Experience Research and Design

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