Learn to critique designs , complete user research, and design web and mobile applications. You’ll learn the skills necessary to start a new career as a User Experience Designer, who typically earns a starting salary of $75k a year.Start your free trial
We’ll teach you everything you need to know to build a strong technical foundation, including Design, Business, Development Tools and more.
We've carefully crafted the Techdegree program to jumpstart your journey to become a developer.
Develop the skills professional developers use every day and complete 10 challenging projects so you can demonstrate in-demand skills. In the process of creating these projects, you’ll build a portfolio of examples to showcase your talent to potential employers.
Analyze a website to better understand its design elements and determine which are working and which may need to be changed. Think critically about how the website looks and functions and provide clear suggestions for improvements.
Using the suggestions for improvements you noted in the previous project, update the website's design by sketching and then wireframing your ideas. Gather feedback on your initial designs before moving on to high-fidelity mockups.
With wireframing complete and feedback received, move into the next stage of the design process by adding visual design to make your website redesign come to life.
Create a user research plan to gather feedback and data from your target audience. Analyze the data to determine an overall problem, or pain point, you will focus on solving.
Interactions in an app take time to code and can be difficult to change once implemented. It's much better to start with a clear design before jumping into code. This project will practice your ability to prototype apps.
Complete a usability test to gather feedback on a prototype. Analyze the feedback and determine next steps.
Ideate a small task flow for a business to business client looking to improve how their customers send an email campaign.
Create a test a prototype of your designs to determine its strengths and weaknesses.
Put the finishing touches on your email marketing task flow by adding color and other visual design elements. Prepare a presentation for stakeholders to show and explain your work.
Utilize user experience design principles to create an online portfolio of your work.
You will learn from the best teachers in the industry through our interactive video courses and workshops. In addition, you’ll receive project reviews and feedback on your work, as well as access to our exclusive Slack community, where you can work directly with other students on problems you’re solving.