Complete hands-on projects
Practice with projects that teach you design principles. Learning by doing isn't just the best way; it's the only way.
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Work 1-on-1 with an expert mentor
Weekly Skype sessions with an industry expert — it's like having your own personal design coach.
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Get feedback & excel
Quickly improve with annotated online feedback on all your work from peers and your mentor. You'll see the difference.
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Not your average designers.
Designlab mentors are hand-picked for their design excellence and their top-notch communication skills. Rest assured: you're in good hands.
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Courses we offer
Whether you're a developer looking to boost your design skills, a product person trying to communicate better with your team, or someone switching careers and moving into design, we've got something for you.
New to design? Start here, with this crash course that covers concepts of visual design like color theory, typography, and layout.
UX Research & Strategy
Learn how to make better products through insight and understanding. Perfect for aspiring UX professionals, product managers, entrepreneurs, & more.
UX: Interaction Design
You'll learn the basics of interaction design in this course — usability, navigation, user flows, wireframing, and more. This is part 2 in our UX series.
What our past students say
Hundreds of students have gone through our courses. Here's some of their feedback.
I've started a new job at Microsoft as a Design Developer, three weeks ago. The design principles I learned during the Designlab course helped me during the interview process! Thank you so much :)
Frederic Perrin, Developer
The format is very easy to approach. I felt that Designlab gave me quite a bit of bang for my buck.
Carson Giles, Product Manager
I really enjoyed the course. I've made huge strides in being able to put together a design I feel comfortable with.
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