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UX Class Online January 18, 2019 Information Architecture

Information Architecture Course for Application and Web Design

Fri, Jan 18 2019
9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
American Graphics Institute
Online Training
American Graphics Institute AGI Training Online Online

2014-07-23 15:55:35 $495.00

In this information architecture course discover methods and processes for structuring and organizing content to build effective user experiences. Learn to prioritize, sort, structure and organize information so that it can be found in a way that is consistent and predictable. As part of this UX course participants find out how to evaluate existing content and assess new content needs. Participants also learn to organize and structure content, as well as define navigation.

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In this Information Architecture course participants discover how to take steps to:
 
  • Assess existing and needed content
  • Organize pages and screens
  • Provide clues to help use the site efficiently
  • Develop navigational structure
Course topics for this Information Architecture Course include the following:
 

Overview of an information architecture

  • The importance of the underlying information structure
  • Information architecture design patterns and how they relate to your experience
  • Flat and hierarchical information structures

The foundation of an information architecture

  • Primary research
  • Personas, stories, and user flows
  • Feature building

Best Practices for Information Architecture Design

  • Designing your IA based upon user needs
  • Establishing a clear purpose based upon UX brief and other integrated data
  • Integrating and prioritizing the user needs in order to build effective navigation
  • Building-in consistency

Methods and techniques for creating the IA design

  • White boarding and post-its for organizing IA
  • Card Sorting: Open, closed, and reverse processes
  • Site Maps and Outlines

Testing your information architecture

  • Wireframes and prototypes
  • Active observing
  • Passive observing
  • Online review
 

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