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UX Design Training Classes from the Experts

AGI instructors are experts and authors in the field of user experience design, and deliver user experience design training for clients around the globe. In our user experience design courses you also gain a strong understanding of layout and design and how it relates to creating successful user interfaces.

Our UX Design training courses are available at our Boston, New York City, or Philadelphia classrooms, or can be presented at your location as a custom class, or online. Review our content below and register online, or call 781-376-6044 to speak with an AGI training consultant.

About our UX courses:

  • Perfect for designers, developers, business analysts, project managers
  • No previous design experience required
  • Help you communicate more effectively with your development team
  • Real-world exercises and labs

UX Design Training Classes Offered

Attend introductory to advanced UX Design Training Classes in our training centers, online, or at your office.

Need help choosing the right UX Design Training Classes? Call us at
781-376-6044 or 800-851-9237.

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Training delivery options

We have UX Design Training Classes for every schedule and budget.

UX Design Training Classes - Locations

We offer regularly scheduled UX Design Training Classes at these locations.

UX Design Training Classes - Details

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UX Design Class: Introduction to UX Design Principles

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UX Design Class: Introduction to UX Design Principles

In this UX Design course you'll gain the knowledge necessary to create outstanding user experiences. From brainstorming a UX strategy, to structuring an application based upon scenarios, to testing your user interface (UI), and incorporating feedback. In this class you'll discover how to ensure that your users have a great experience, whether they use your application on the web, tablet, or smartphone. In this UX class you'll not only learn about user experience, but also discover how to incorporate good structured design into your workflow.

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UX Design Course: Rapid prototyping training

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UX Design Course: Rapid prototyping training

Learn how to quickly create, share, and test concepts and designs for websites and apps before you invest in creating final UX designs. Discover how to quickly create low-fidelity mockups and the process for an effective, rapid iteration of your designs.

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Windows 8 UX Design Training Class

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Windows 8 UX Design Training Class

This Windows 8 UX design training course is for app developers and designers that need to understand the design principles of designing successful Windows 8 apps that work naturally with touch, input devices, and keyboard. This Windows 8 UX design class empowers you to create more appealing applications and high-caliber user experiences. You'll learn to apply design principles to a variety of devices and understand how to use Microsoft's modern Windows 8 design language to create spectacular user experiences in this class.

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UX Design Class: Introduction to UX Design Principles

UX Design Class: Intro to UX Design Principles - Course Length: 2 days

This course is the foundation of our UX classes. In this two-day UX class, you will discover the foundation principles for creating successful user experiences. This class includes hands-on exercises to experiment and explore space, form and function that apply to successful UX design on every platform and device. Participants gain experience in planning and prototyping and are taken through a typical UX design workflow, including working with your own app concept. No previous experience with UX or design is required prior to attending this UX training class, and this class is suitable for designers, developers, business analysts, and program managers.

This UX Design Principles training class is delivered by the instructors who write the Digital Classroom series of books. You learn directly from the experts when you take a UX training class with AGI. They have been involved with creating and managing many high-profiles apps and websites, and bring real-world experience with them into the classroom.

 

UX Design Class: Regularly Scheduled Classroom or Online Training Options

You can take this UX class in small group classes in our training centers with a live instructor in the same classroom with you, or online with a small group and live instructor online with you. The in-person UX classes include individual and group exercises, and reviews of projects conducted in class. The online UX classes are conducted with a live instructor, include time for questions and answers, but do not include the individual and group exercises and reviews. The online UX classes are one full day in length, while the in-person UX classes are two days in length. Both sets of UX classes are led by the same team of experienced faculty from American Graphics Institute.

 

UX Design Class: Introduction to UX Design Principles Course Dates

All classes start at 9:30 a.m. and end at 4:30 p.m. Eastern time.

Event Name Course Dates Location Fee Register
UX Design Class: Introduction to UX Design Principles Wed, Sep 3 2014 to Thu, Sep 4 2014 AGI Training Boston $695.00
UX Design Class: Introduction to UX Design Principles Wed, Sep 3 2014 to Thu, Sep 4 2014 AGI Training Philadelphia $695.00
UX Design Class: Introduction to UX Design Principles Mon, Sep 8 2014 Online Training $395.00
UX Design Class: Introduction to UX Design Principles Wed, Oct 8 2014 to Thu, Oct 9 2014 AGI Training Philadelphia $695.00
UX Design Class: Introduction to UX Design Principles Fri, Oct 10 2014 Online Training $395.00
UX Design Class: Introduction to UX Design Principles Mon, Oct 13 2014 to Tue, Oct 14 2014 AGI Training New York City $695.00
UX Design Class: Introduction to UX Design Principles Wed, Oct 22 2014 to Thu, Oct 23 2014 AGI Training Boston $695.00
UX Design Class: Introduction to UX Design Principles Mon, Nov 3 2014 to Tue, Nov 4 2014 AGI Training Philadelphia $695.00
UX Design Class: Introduction to UX Design Principles Wed, Nov 12 2014 to Thu, Nov 13 2014 AGI Training New York City $695.00
UX Design Class: Introduction to UX Design Principles Thu, Nov 13 2014 Online Training $395.00
UX Design Class: Introduction to UX Design Principles Mon, Nov 17 2014 to Tue, Nov 18 2014 AGI Training Boston $695.00
UX Design Class: Introduction to UX Design Principles Tue, Dec 16 2014 to Wed, Dec 17 2014 AGI Training New York City $695.00
UX Design Class: Introduction to UX Design Principles Wed, Dec 17 2014 to Thu, Dec 18 2014 AGI Training Boston $695.00
UX Design Class: Introduction to UX Design Principles Tue, Dec 23 2014 Online Training $395.00

UX Design Training Course Outline

Module 1: UX design overview

How to incorporate essential design principles into your app or website.

  • How design relates to usability
  • How usability relates to success of apps and websites
  • Choosing a course project: your own app, website, or a concept

Module 2: Planning your app

An overview of the typical UX design workflow.

  • Understanding the typical UX design workflow
  • Creating scenarios to understand user needs
  • Defining features
  • Sketching navigation
  • Creating basic information architecture
  • Storyboarding

Module 3: Design Fundamentals

Discover online design fundamentals that help your users reach their goals.

  • Basic design principles for a better user experience
  • Principles of typography
  • Form considerations

Module 4: Sketching your screens

Using UX design fundamentals to build successful screens

  • Building the layout of your app or website
  • Working in an iterative process

Module 5: Building a prototype

Creating low-fidelity and high-fidelity prototypes

  • Gathering input and reaction
  • Narrowing the scope of the project
  • Evolving the design

Module 6: Building a wireframe

Creating the layout for your app or website

  • Understanding what makes a good wireframe
  • Creating an interactive wireframe

Module 7: Documentation, validation, and user testing

Testing your designs and communicating your designs with the development team

  • Final visual design and redlines
  • Types of UX testing
  • Creating clear and useful documentation

 

UX Design Training Class - Course Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this user experience (UX) design class.

UX Design Principles Training Class - Course Materials

You will receive a comprehensive course manual, as well as sketchbook, pencils, and more for this class developed by UX training expert .

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UX Design Course: Rapid prototyping training

Discover how to effectively communicate and test your concepts and ideas before making a larger investment in your final UX design. In this session you learn how to easily and quickly build low-fidelity prototypes using both analog and digital tools. Whether you are creating a website, mobile operating system (iOS, Android, Windows Phone), or a desktop O.S. (Windows, Mac OS), you’ll learn how to reduce the time to build, while improving the experience for your user. Part of this course uses Balsamiq Mockups, an easy-to-use rapid prototyping tool. No previous experience using this or any other prototyping tool is required.

This one-day course is suitable for anyone involved in the app design and development process, including: business analysts, UX designers, application developers, web developers, and product managers.

Questions about this rapid prototyping for UX design class? Interested in a private or customized rapid prototyping training? Call to speak with a training consultant: 781-376-6044.

UX Design Course: Rapid prototyping training Course Dates

All classes start at 9:30 a.m. and end at 4:30 p.m. Eastern time.

Event Name Course Dates Location Fee Register
UX Design Course: Rapid prototyping training Wed, Sep 17 2014 Online Training $395.00
UX Design Course: Rapid prototyping training Wed, Sep 17 2014 AGI Training Philadelphia $395.00
UX Design Course: Rapid prototyping training Wed, Sep 17 2014 AGI Training Boston $395.00
UX Design Course: Rapid prototyping training Tue, Oct 28 2014 AGI Training Boston $395.00
UX Design Course: Rapid prototyping training Fri, Nov 14 2014 AGI Training Philadelphia $395.00
UX Design Course: Rapid prototyping training Fri, Nov 14 2014 Online Training $395.00

UX Design: Rapid Prototyping Training Course: Topics Covered

In this Rapid prototyping for UX Design course you’ll learn:

  • Introduction to rapid prototyping
  • Creating your first low-fidelity prototype
  • Testing your prototype
  • Iterating your design
  • Creating your Information Architecture
  • Creating screens for your app or website
  • Building and testing your app or website navigation
  • Adding interactivity
  • Adding custom controls
  • Sharing and distributing your prototype for testing and review

There are no prerequisites for this course.

You will receive a comprehensive course manual for this class developed by the UX instructors at American Graphics Institute. AGI instructors have authored many design and creative technology books, including the Digital Classroom series of books.

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Windows 8 UX Design Training Class

This is one of our specialized UX classes and is focused on UX and UI for Windows 8.  In this Windows 8 UX course you'll discover how the Windows 8 design language gives you an opportunity to envision your application on new devices, with new interaction models, new ways to present information, and access to new services using contracts. This UX training class takes you through the essential design considerations you need to know when creating applications that will be used for both desktop and touch devices. After this UX training session you will be able create a more successful application that delivers a better user experience.

 

Please call 800-851-9237 to schedule this training course.

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Windows 8 User Experience (UX) Design Training Class Course Topics

Windows 8 foundation and background

  • Overview of Windows 8 Major components, features

Basic UX principles

  • Best-at statement
  • Creating scenarios
  • Building features based upon scenarios

Design guideline overview

  • Navigation guidelines

Layout guidelines for Windows 8

  • Using the grid
  • Building the structure of your app based upon scenarios

Typography in a Windows 8 app

  • Selecting the typeface based upon scenario
  • Understanding the use of the typographic grid
  • Using the type ramp to create an information hierarchy

Working with different screen views and resolutions

  • Working in full, portrait and snap views
  • Using the grid to build scalable apps

Overview of contracts, Share, settings, search & share

  • Using the Share charm
  • Setting up account settings
  • Creating search experiences in Windows 8

Planning the location of your commands

  • App bar overview
  • Understanding the difference between the top and bottom app bar
  • Identifying features and where they belong in the structure of your app

Touch and animation

  • Building your app for touch
  • Relating controls to scenarios
  • Avoiding occlusion

Tiles and notifications

  • Building a dynamic tile
  • Guidelines for tiles
  • Understanding use and design of toast notifications

Branding your app

  • Understanding flexibility in grid and type
  • Techniques that help you to brand your app as your own

Building an accessible app

  • Understanding what is already available in Windows 8
  • Taking advantage of existing controls and template

Certification resources

  • Overview of certification process
  • Tools and resources

 

 

Microsoft Windows 8 UX Design Training Class Prerequisites

While we have Windows 8 computers and tablets for use in this class, you are welcome to bring your own device with Windows 8.

 

Microsoft Windows 8 UX Design Training Class Course Materials

You will receive a comprehensive course manual for this class developed by Microsoft MVP and User Experience expert

AVAILABLE DELIVERY METHODS FOR THIS CLASS

Classroom Training Icon Live Online Icon Private Training Icon My Location Icon On-Demand Training Icon
CLASSROOM LIVE ONLINE PRIVATE MY LOCATION ON-DEMAND

 

Questions about UX Design Training Classes? Interested in private or customized UX Design Training Classes? Call to speak with a training consultant: 781-376-6044.

AGI's team of experienced instructors are led by the design and usability expert and best-selling author of more than 20 books including Creative Cloud for Dummies, Creative Suite for Dummies, and Photoshop Digital Classroom. Classes are led by experienced professionals who have extensive professional and training experience.