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Learner Career Outcomes

43%

started a new career after completing these courses

38%

got a tangible career benefit from this course
Shareable Certificate
Earn a Certificate upon completion
100% online
Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
Flexible deadlines
Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.
Beginner Level
Approx. 14 hours to complete
English
Subtitles: English

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

1 hour to complete

What is UX? What are UX Research and Design?

1 hour to complete
4 videos (Total 30 min), 3 readings, 1 quiz
4 videos
What is User Experience?11m
The UX Process8m
Components of UX8m
3 readings
Welcome to Introduction to User Experience10m
Syllabus10m
Help Us Learn More About You!10m
1 practice exercise
Module 120m
Week
2

Week 2

3 hours to complete

UX Design Overview

3 hours to complete
4 videos (Total 57 min)
4 videos
Prototypes9m
Sketching9m
A Brief Incomplete History of UX22m
1 practice exercise
UX Design Overview, Part 120m
Week
3

Week 3

1 hour to complete

How Do People Perceive Information?

1 hour to complete
4 videos (Total 51 min)
4 videos
Visual Perception, Part 215m
Memory, Part 111m
Memory, Part 212m
1 practice exercise
Module 320m
Week
4

Week 4

1 hour to complete

How Do People Act in the World?

1 hour to complete
3 videos (Total 27 min)
3 videos
Gulfs of Execution and Evaluation5m
Design Principles16m
1 practice exercise
Module 416m

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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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