UI Design Early Access
Dive into the theory and techniques you need to make beautiful web and mobile interfaces in this 4-week online course.
This course sold out during our early access period.
In this 4-week online course you will:
You'll end the course with a certificate of completion, a portfolio of projects, and a strong skillset in UI design.
This course is intended as a follow-up to our Design 101 course, or for anyone who has a basic understanding of visual design principles. Students are expected to be acquainted with a professional design tool before they begin this class.
UI Design is made for you
Tailor-made for people who want to design beautiful interfaces, this course takes 6-10 hours/week between online lessons, projects & mentor work.
UX designers and aspiring designers
Improve the quality of your wireframes, and take on a wider variety of work as you deepen your visual skillset.
Learn how to polish the interfaces you work on, and deliver pixel-perfect results.
Work on higher fidelity comps, and increase your ability to communicate with your product team and deliver results.
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What you'll learn
UI Design is about honing not just your technical ability, but your aesthetics, ways of seeing design choices, and the professional craft skills needed to defend decisions and ensure clean handoffs. You'll not only get better at making things, but also improve your ability to see and talk about design work.
Get acquainted with the basics, set up your tools, and learn about basic workflows for the rest of the course.
Learn how to develop your critical eye for the course and beyond, through reading, writing, and practice assignments.
Look at type classifications, styles, and how to choose typefaces.
Practice creating icons and vector graphics for interfaces.
Learn about design patterns, and best practices for creating your own UI components within design systems.
Let’s look at best practices for creating designs that scale across different devices, viewports, and display resolutions
We'll learn about rasterization, “retina-ready”, and the growing importance of Vector/SVG in responsive design.
Pricing $399 $499 for four weeks
4 Skype Sessions
The course is currently sold out!
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This is a more advanced offering than Design 101, which is a beginner-level course. Students are expected to have a basic level of design understanding in this course — course content is more detailed, and mentor expectations are higher.
We'll follow up with your ticket to the UI workshop in early July. Your limited edition Designlab pin will be in your welcome kit, and the cheatsheet and Spotify playlists will be sent to you when the course launches.
You're required to use a professional design tool (like Illustrator, Sketch, Photoshop, Figma, or more) during the course.You'll be building your projects and portfolio in these.
This is a 40-hour course that's not quite intended to create job-level outcomes. But, you will get a strong understanding of UI fundamentals, and start to build a great portfolio of work in this course.
This course is built for busy folks. Expect to spend about 10 hours per week between projects, readings, and mentor interaction.
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Ask your employer to sponsor the course! We've seen plenty of employers happy to cover the course price because of how much you'll learn :)
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