- [Instructor] A design project typically breaks…down into two major phases,…understanding and design.…We're covering the understanding phase…in this section.…The understanding phase is critical,…and unfortunately many teams neglect it.…That's too bad because you can't solve…a problem you don't understand.…Understanding starts with why the business…needs this redesigned application.…This includes priorities on what's most…important for design to get right.…
Is error reduction a high priority for example?…In a bit I'll tell you about my preferred way…to learn priorities.…Then the process goes on to observe users…and analyze those observations.…If the app is complex enough,…there might be some effort spent on creating…work models for deeper understanding…of how work flows through the application.…The understanding phase concludes by creating…a prioritized punch list of design tasks…for the team.…
For a medium sized design project,…the entire understanding phase…takes about a week.…If a team is well versed in the business' needs…
- What a well-designed app looks like
- Leveraging cognitive design principles
- Decluttering crowded screens
- Understanding your users' needs
- Recording and analyzing user observations
- Storyboarding your ideas
- Helpful techniques for the design process
- Dealing with conflict in design evaluation
Skill Level Beginner
UX Foundations: Interaction Designwith David Hogue3h 33m Intermediate
How this course will work1m 38s
1. Why UX Design Is Important
2. What Makes a Design Good or Bad?
3. Understanding Users and Their Needs
4. Ideation: Finding, Refining, and Culling Design Ideas
5. Helpful Concepts and Techniques for the Design Process
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