Summer | Full
Course name Practical UI & UX Design
Course date 15.05.2023 - 31.07.2023
Institution HAMK University of Applied Sciences
Course language English
Credits 3 ECTS credit

Field Natural Sciences HUB, Technology HUB
Teacher Tommi Saksa
Available for open UAS No
Level Bachelor

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Enrolment period 13.03.2023 - 21.04.2023
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Course enrolment info

Practical UI & UX Design

15.05.2023 - 31.07.2023

Course description

First you will study the basic concepts and principles of user interface, user experience and visual design. You will choose/brainstorm and describe a service and design user interface for it. You will also plan and host a user interface test.

After the course the student

  • can describe and apply in practice the basics concepts and principles of user interface, user experience and visual design.
  • can host a user interface test and do a heuristic evaluation.
  • can design and create a web, app or desktop design using professional design tools.

Assessment criteria

  • Approved/Failed
  • Individual & group tasks, peer review, project
  • Given individual and group tasks need to be completed at an acceptable level.

Course way of working and time table

This is an online course. There will be three online sessions (Zoom). During those sessions we will have short lectures and team discussions/workshops.  Also, you will have individual tasks and project. Some assignments will be peer-reviewed.

Online sessions (Zoom)
  1. Thursday 11 May 18:00-20:15
  2. Wednesday 17 May 18-20:15
  3. Thursday 25 May 18-20:15

Course additional info

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Course enrolment info

Registration has ended 13.3.2023 and the places have been filled
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