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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!...

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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.

Jul 4, 2020

For an introductory course, this is very efficient and effective in learning terminologies and get a good high-level understanding of Process, types and common techniques used in Design process :)

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By Kiliana 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!

By Sowmya K

Aug 24, 2020

great introduction to user experience design!

By Abhinav g

May 20, 2020

Interesting lectures and good study material.

By Allan C G R

May 13, 2020

Good but I would like more visual resources.

By Olivier M

Apr 1, 2019

clear and straight to the point. Easy to use

By luca b

Sep 21, 2017

Well taught, interesting, tangible teachings

By Luis Y

Aug 17, 2017

Very strong and informative UX fundamentals.

By Pooja U

Feb 14, 2017

very smooth layman introduction to Ux design


Mar 29, 2020

An amazing course for an absolute beginner!

By Rosemary F

May 31, 2017

This an excellent introductory course of UX

By Md. H R

Dec 31, 2020

Thank you for a short & wonderfull course.

By Zuraiz Z

Jul 20, 2020

Very beautifully explained all the basics.

By Leo

Jan 31, 2019

easy entry level about the user experience

By Laura B F

Jan 3, 2019

Excellent overview and simple to complete.

By Anastasia K

Apr 5, 2018

A profound introduction, beginner's Level.

By Shubechcha S

Sep 29, 2020

very good experience and design of course

By Ali C

Sep 8, 2019

Well designed course to cover the basics.

By Jose a

Jul 25, 2017

Great material learned on User Experience

By Vishal D

Oct 23, 2020

really informative and really impressive

By Vanessa K

Jan 8, 2018

Clear and effective course for beginners