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About the Course

The focus of this course is to introduce the learner to User Experience (UX) Design User Experience design is design that is user centered. The goal is to design artifacts that allow the users to meet their needs in the most effective efficient and satisfying manner. The course introduces the novice to a cycle of discovery and evaluation and a set of techniques that meet the user's needs. This course is geared toward the novice. It is for learners that have heard about "user experience" or "user interface" design but don't really know much about these disciplines. The course mantra is that “Design is a systematic and data driven process.” Design is systematic because it is based on a set of techniques and also on a cycle of discovery. In this course the learner is introduced to the four step user interface design cycle. Along the way learners are exposed to a set of techniques to gather information about a) what the user needs b)how to design and model interfaces based on these and then how to evaluate the design to ascertain that the user's goals are met. These techniques are tools that are used in a standardized manner and give us the data we use in our design. This means that anyone (regardless of their current training) that is willing to learn these techniques and follow the proposed cycle can be a UX designer!...

Top reviews

AO
Oct 22, 2017

The best introduction classes, gives an overall idea about UI/UX. Grateful for the efforts taken by the Georgia Tech and Coursera. Looking forward to see more courses related to my career. Thank you.

KJ
Oct 4, 2020

It was fair introduction to UI / UX. I moved away from front-end development a long time ago but wanted to know about the new techniques used prior to starting that sort of development these days.

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By Jannet O

May 8, 2020

The course was informative and very easy to learn.

By Scott C

Apr 20, 2020

Very informative and enjoyable intro course to UX.

By Sankalpa P

Sep 26, 2017

Perfect Start for a beginner and very well taught!

By Sitara

Sep 20, 2017

Perfect for a beginner such as myself. Well taught

By Cintia P

Nov 2, 2021

Gave me a better understanding of the UX process.

By MS - 1 F A

Nov 4, 2020

Claro y fácil de completar. Muy buena información

By Yuting W

Sep 4, 2020

Clear and useful! It's suitable for UX beginners.

By Sangeetha J

Jul 18, 2017

Very well articulated, precise and easy to follow

By Ebenezer N

Jan 22, 2017

Best MOOC for an intro to user experience design.

By Abhishek A S

Aug 5, 2017

Detailed course with constant pace. Excellent!!!

By Sneha S

Feb 21, 2021

excellent theoretical course for newbies to UX!

By Arthur E R

Oct 7, 2020

A useful, usable course - Dr. Arriaga is great.

By Payal S

Aug 18, 2020

Great course for getting started with UX design

By Edmond B

Jul 28, 2020

Very informative and would recommend to others.

By olajide s

May 16, 2020

Please, how do I obtain a certificate for this?

By Nupur B

Aug 29, 2019

Thorough introduction to User Experience Design

By Mark F

Oct 30, 2021

​Great comprehensive introduction to UX design

By Simmy S

Sep 20, 2020

The course was exactly what I was looking for.

By andrew

Sep 5, 2020

It was really interesting, useful and usable )

By Kiliana N H

Aug 23, 2020

Dr Rosa Arriaga is a great lecturer,thank you.

By Miguel N

Mar 5, 2020

Great way to start the Introduction UX Design!

By Joel G S

Mar 29, 2018

It's really a good way to introduce us the UX.

By Vadim G

Feb 25, 2018

Learned a good base of user experience design!

By Anamol S

Oct 28, 2020

Very informative and a great beginner course!