Learn UX/UI Design - One Week Intensive course

UX / UI Design – 1 Week Bootcamp

In-person
Full Time Course
1 Week
Monday to Friday, 9:30am - 5:00pm

next start date: 19th August, 2024 - 23rd August, 2024

This immersive 5 day course covers the end-to-end user experience design process used for designing digital products, including user interface design with Figma. Suitable for all levels - from being new to design to those that are refreshing or upskilling. Work in a small team on a real-life design project set by a local business.

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Who's this for?

For those interested in pursuing a career in UX & UI Design or refreshing existing skills.

How long is it?

The course consists of 5 full days of learning, full of discussion, debate & critique.

On completion

You'll have a thorough understanding of the end-to-end UX and UI design process.

Our alumni have gone on to join some of the most exciting, biggest and best names across various industries.

EXPLORE THIS COURSE

01

Work in a real agency.

Our studio is based in Shoreditch, in the heart of London’s creative district.

You will come into class and be inspired by the highly dynamic creative environment. You will be encouraged to network with like-minded individuals to benefit your own professional development.

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Real projects, real clients.

Our ‘learn by doing’ practical approach gives our students the perfect opportunity to apply what they have learnt straight away in the real world.

Early in the course you will be given a real project brief with a real client to work on as a small team. This gives you a taster of the ‘real’ working environment and allows you to build working relationships, practise teamwork and collaboration.

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Classes capped at 8 students

Our small class sizes allow the instructor to spend more time with each student discussing key concepts, providing feedback on work, answering specific questions, and sharing the wealth of experience they have to offer.

Benefit from valuable critique as you learn the end-to-end design process and build foundational skills.

Learn by Doing.

An immersive week-long course covering user research tactics, design thinking, stakeholder management, user experience (UX) and user interface design (UI) – all of which come together to play an important role in making successful design decisions.

Become a User Experience Designer.

You will learn all the fundamental methods and tools in this UX and UI design course to become a user experience designer including how to conduct effective user research, building empathy and experience maps, understanding how to write good user stories, and more. You will also learn Figma, an industry-leading design tool, used for wireframing and developing your concepts into deliverables and prototypes.

Students will interact with real stakeholders and conduct live user interviews and tests. The end of the course will culminate in an informal presentation back to the client, demonstrating your process, learnings and final solution.

Classes are held each day from 9:30am to 5:00pm and students can expect an hour or two of homework each evening.

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Course syllabus

Students will enjoy a mix of lectures and collaborative workshop time, where they will get to practice learnings immediately and apply them to a real-life project set by a local business.

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PRE course Work
  • Complete Student Profile
  • Introduction to Figma
  • Sign up to Slack community
  • Pre-course reading

day

01

  • Introduction to Design Thinking
  • The Double Diamond Process
  • Understanding Project Briefs
  • User Research Methods
  • Building a Research Plan
  • Interview Preparation
  • Meeting with the Client

day

02

  • Synthesising Research Data
  • Defining the Customer and Personas
  • Empathy Mapping
  • Building Experience Maps
  • Writing User Stories
  • Jobs-to-be-Done Framework
  • Defining Problem Statements

day

03

  • Problem and Opportunity Prioritisation
  • Ideation Techniques
  • Storyboarding
  • Sketching Concepts
  • Introduction to Wireframing

day

04

  • Digital Wireframing with Figma
  • Accessibility
  • Colour, Typography and Grid Layouts
  • Design Systems
  • Prototyping
  • Task Scenarios
  • Presenting your Work
  • Storytelling

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05

  • Digital Wireframing Continued
  • Usability Testing
  • Presentations and Playback
  • Client Feedback
  • Preparing a Case Study
  • Career Discussion and Retrospective
POST course Support
  • Portfolio Clinics
  • Q&A Sessions with Recruiters
  • Workshops with Industry Experts
  • Career Advice and Support
  • Alumni Design Days

Hear from our alumni

Join over 1,000 alumni who have gone on to highly-skilled, high-growth opportunities with industry-leading companies, from startups, agencies, consultancies and more.

Boma West

Web QA Tester

It’s great being able to work on a real life project with a team of people. It feels meaningful to know you’re providing value actively, also doing this in a team builds confidence since you know you’re not alone in your efforts and can bounce off each other. I never felt like I was lost and on my own.

Amy Pendrill

Doctor at the Queen Elizabeth University Hospital

All the staff we met were really friendly and happy to help. It feels like you are joining a community where even after you’ve finished your course, they would still be willing to help you out. Jon, our teacher was excellent. Knowledgable and personable and able to bring in real world examples of what he was teaching on a daily basis.

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Want to see the learning environment and chat to our team about our courses? Book in a time that suits you to get all your questions answered.

Apply your learnings on real client projects.

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Over the duration of the course you will be assigned a real client and will work on a live design challenge written and set by them. You will apply your learnings to the project as the course unfolds.

The culmination of this project will be presenting your work back to the client, explaining your process and journey.

By the time you graduate from this course you will have a full end-to-end case study to add to your portfolio. We advise adding a few more projects to the portfolio, so by using your learnings from this course you will have the framework to work on other projects with best practises. You can pick up further projects from the Experience Haus community.

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Meet our instructors

Led by Industry Experts.

You will be learning from the best in the field. Our talented and experienced design instructors have worked with various sized teams, from early-stage startups to award winning agencies, and industry leading organisations such as Amazon, PwC, and more.

Jon Bennallick

Lead Product Designer at The Team Brand Design

Jon is a Product design Director & Consultant with over 12 years of experience. He’s lead teams within and built solutions for big brands like Coca-Cola, Kraft Heinz, L’Oreal, and many others.

Burak Dogramaci

Founder at Component Product Foundry

Burak is an agency founder and entrepreneur managing Component Product Foundry, the end-to-end UX design agency. He also has a MA in Marketing Communications and works as a solutions partner with global agencies.

Iva Kroell

Product Designer (inc UX & UI)

With a passion for understanding the “why” and embracing creative problem solving, Iva comes with over 2 decades of design experience. As a Senior Product Designer, she enjoys the full end-to-end process and has worked across a variety of industries, including Fintech, Data Vis and Consulting.

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UX / UI DESIGN - 1 WEEK BOOTCAMP

Course Dates and Fees.

£1,195.00 (inc. VAT)

Pay in full now and save 10%

Reserve your space today by paying your course fees in full, saving 10% off the regular price.

This course runs at our Shoreditch studio and takes place between Monday – Friday, 9:30am – 5:00pm (UK Time)

To pay in full, first pick your course dates:

£131.50 (inc. VAT)

Spread the cost over the duration of your course

Pay a deposit of £131.50 today to secure your space on the bootcamp. We will invoice you the remaining £1,183.50 to be paid the Friday before the bootcamp starts.

This course runs at our Shoreditch studio and takes place between Monday – Friday, 9:30am – 5:00pm (UK Time)

To pay by instalments, first pick your course dates:

FAQs

You have questions? We have the answers.

No, our UI UX courses are open to anyone. Whilst some of our students have studied or worked in design-related fields, many have very little experience (if any). We’ve had everyone from very senior industrial and digital designers with over 10 years’ experience to paramedics, lawyers, police and coffee shop baristas!

This changes depending on the stage of the course but we say on average there will be 2 – 6 hours of homework each week.

Yes, during the offline or online UI UX design course you will be assigned to an actual client to work on a real project and at the end you will present this work back to your client.

We offer three payment options for all of our courses. You can pay in full and save 10% off the regular price; you can spread the cost by paying in 3 instalments taken during the course; or you can apply for an interest-free loan through our finance partner, Knoma (please get in contact with enrol@experiencehaus.com for more details)

If you have taken any courses with us before, you will save 20% off the regular price.

No, contrary to popular belief you do not need to know how to code in order to become a Product Designer. Whilst it used to help with rapid prototyping, improvements in design software mean that this is no longer the case. So, whilst is important that you understand technology and are able to communicate with developers effectively, most product designers cannot (and do not) actually code.

We don’t make you to write code. Only on some parts of the course, we explain what different code languages mean / feasible and how is best to communicate with developers.

Yes, you will probably need to develop a portfolio. If you are doing our full-time Career Development Program then this will be completed as part of the curriculum, but if taking a part-time course then it will need to be done afterwards in your own time – with support from us as part of our lifelong mentoring service.

We primarily use Figma because it is one of the most intuitive, collaborative and inclusive prototyping and design programs available. Students can easily share their work and co-create on the same canvases through their web browser in real-time, without needing to download an application and suffer compatibility issues. Figma is also fast-becoming the industry standard and norm – although this changes quickly!

There isn’t one! To secure your space on a course all you have to do is book via our website or by contacting enrol@experiencehaus.com and telling us which programme you’d like to do. For those doing our larger courses, you’ll then get the chance to speak with one of our instructors and talk through your objectives, previous experience and how we might best support you during your time with us.

Part-time courses are a fantastic way of getting the ball rolling and getting up-to-speed quickly, conveniently and cost-effectively, but do not contain enough projects, work experience or portfolio development for you to start applying for roles immediately post-graduation. You will have to do this afterwards (with our support of course!). The full-time Career Development Program provides everything that’s needed to get your first Product Design role.

Courses can be taken with standard Windows PC or Apple hardware. The only programs that you will almost definitely need to use at some stage are Figma (the main design program we teach), Mural and Zoom. All of which can be run through your internet browser with no need to download their desktop applications unless you want to work offline. Many other programs are discussed throughout our courses, but none are essential.

Purchases are non-refundable, except at the discretion of Experience Haus Ltd. Typically, cancellations or refund requests received 14 days prior to the start of a course or workshop will be honoured. However, due to the complex nature of the service being provided this cannot be guaranteed, and will be assessed on a case-by-case basis. This policy does not include deposits, all of which are non-refundable.

Provided you give us enough notice, we are happy for you to change courses once you’ve booked.

All students receive a digital Haus course completion certificate at the end of the course. The course is recognised in regards to Experience Haus being an industry recognised brand for best UX design courses in UK.

No – the briefs are selected to help you apply your learnings in the best way and create a great portfolio piece. We cannot change the brief that has been selected for you as we want this to be as real life as possible, where you don’t always choose what you work on and would need to deliver the project regardless of personal preference.