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Akendi

Visual Design for UX

4.5 excellent 3 opinions
Akendi
In London ()

£475
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Important information

Typology Course
Duration 1 Day
  • Course
  • Duration:
    1 Day
Description

Participants will acquire up-to-date knowledge and skills to understand:
The ability to apply visual design principles and elements to enhance usability in information design and interaction design
An overview of visual design theory
Visual design techniques that enhance emotional engagement
The tools to create a visual language

Frequent Asked Questions

· What are the objectives of this course?

In this course, we will introduce the visual design principles that are critical in designing products that are both engaging and usable. When applied correctly, visual design can enhance more than aesthetic appeal alone. By synthesizing user experience best practices with visual design concepts and a knowledge of human factors, participants will learn to combine form and function to generate truly exceptional products.

· Who is it intended for?

Practitioners, Managers, Developers, Designers & Analysts responsible for (new) digital products.

· Requirements

Basic Knowledge of IT products & trends. English Language.

· Qualification

CPD

· What marks this course apart?

Taught by experienced practitioners. Attendance = 6CPD hours.

· What happens after requesting information?

Response (phone / email) by a trainer within 1 working day.

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Former Student
4.5 18/03/2018
What I would highlight: The information will help me understand and communicate with graphic designers on my team.
What could be improved: .
Would you recommend this course?: Yes
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)
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Former Student
4.5 17/03/2018
What I would highlight: A great overview of how important design is.
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Would you recommend this course?: Yes
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)
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Former Student
4.5 16/03/2018
What I would highlight: It increased my ability understand challenges faced by designers and app creators.
What could be improved: .
Would you recommend this course?: Yes
Did this opinion help you? Yes (0)
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What you'll learn on the course

Design
Visual Design Principles
Gestalt
Visual Languages
Iconography
Creative Brief
Design Management
Visual Design
Web Design
UX

Course programme

  • The visual design process.
  • The user experience design process
  • Making the processes work together

Visual Design Principles
  • Applying Gestalt Psychology including:
  • Law of Proximity
  • Law of Common Fate
  • Graphical elements in visual design
  • Engaging users through visual design
  • Presenting data

Creating Visual Languages
  • Branding
  • Creating style guides
  • Applying style guides
  • Iconography

Working with a Visual Designer
  • File types
  • Visual design programs
  • Basic terminology
  • Creative brief
  • Avoiding pitfalls in communication
  • Integrating visual design into the product development process

Additional information

On request in-house dates.

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