UXACADEMY, Mobile UX London

Foundation in UX & UCD

Next Course Starting January 2019

Course Price £850 + VAT

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You will work in project teams to add to your portfolio


Class sizes are a maximum of 12 people


Face-to-Face Teaching
Once a week, 6pm-8.30pm


The course is taught by UX’ers experts in their respective fields

Our foundation course will help you understand the basics of UX and give you the confidence to undertake new, bolder and more innovative projects. The programme has been designed to fully equip you with all of the tools you need to succeed in UX / UCD. Foundation in UX is taught in a small, friendly environment with first class tutors dedicated to helping you succeed and grasp the basics you need to further your knowledge.

Who Can Get Involved

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Visual Designers

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Junior UX Designers

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Product Managers

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Software Developers

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UX Beginners

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Project Manager

What Will You Learn

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The importance of visualising the interaction of your screens and elements

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UX Principles

A detailed overview of the UCD process and its underlying principles

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Turning the requirements into sketches and wireframes to communicate your ideas

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From discovery to validation, learn how to involve your end users in the process

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Interaction Design

Learn the ability to turn this data into great designs

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User Testing

Learn user-centered interaction design to evaluate a product by testing it on users

Course Structure

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What is User Centered Design

– Models and Approaches

- UCD process

- Further reading

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The Discovery Phase

– Gathering requirements & competitor analysis

- Who, what, when, why

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– Persona creation

– Storytelling

– Flow diagrams

– Task analysis

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– Sketching

– Wireframing

– Intro to prototyping

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– When and why

– High and low fidelity prototypes

– Tools incl Axure & Proto.io

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Responsive and Inclusive Design

– Responsive design principles and techniques

– Inclusive design: accounting for disabilities and other limitations

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– Usability testing methods

– Techniques and tools

– Conducting usability testing

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– Presenting to stakeholders

– Building a portfolio


UX Academy Blogs

Discovering UX Academy – Jacopo Maio

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Under the Microscope – UX Academy

Every product in this world was made to solve a problem and make people’s lives easier. In order to develop a new idea and create a valuable product that sells, you need a problem…

Q&A with Froso Ellina about UX and UX Academy

User experience design is a mixture of tools, methods and frameworks that enables one to solve real problems while upgrading a beautiful design…

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The Trainers

Hara Mihailidou

Experience Lead


As Experience Design Lead at Lloyds Bank & previously Head of UX at JustGiving Hara ensures that both consumer and business audiences have a delightful and cohesive experience across channels. Hara Mihailidou has previously worked for brands like Microsoft, Skype, O2, Hearst as well as Seren EY Service Design agency. Her educational background is on Interactive Media (MA, London College of Communication) and Computer science (BSc) and she is an ambassador of design for good.


Jiri Jerabek

Principal Interaction Designer



Jiri has 12 years of experience in designing digital products shaped him into strategic design leader. His project history ranges from launching large scale key product functionalities (Intuit) and radical innovation (BBC Research & Development) to detailed work on end-user products (Telegraph, National Rail Enquiries apps, Freesat set-top box, Canon, American Express).

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Sophie Lepinoy

Senior UX Designer


User experience designer with nearly 20 years working experience including 7 years in design and research. Passionate about education, currently teaching Lean user experience design and graphic design. Mentored start-ups at Google Launchpad and designed for leading start-up LoveCraft. Inspired by Google Ventures and Lean UX. Holding degrees in business, graphics, web design and development from the University of the Arts and University of London.

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