Mobile UX: Learn to design high-quality mobile interfaces

What is the Mobile UX course? A fast-paced one-day workshop where you’ll learn the fundamentals of designing high-quality mobile interfaces. Using a real-world case-study and lots of practical examples, we will show you how to use the essential building blocks to design your own mobile app.

Why should I attend? 
Mobile is everywhere. If you’re working in technology, you need to understand the basic concepts of what makes a good (and bad) mobile product. You wont be listening to a boring lecture, you will be redesigning a mobile app in a team environment. You will leave the course with confidence, know-how and practical techniques you can use back at work. 

Audience:

Anybody involved in designing, building or managing mobile websites or applications. You might be a UX designer with a mobile-sized gap in your CV. Or a product manager who wants to understand mobile best practice. Or maybe you just want to keep your skills up-to-date in a mobile-first world. If any of this sounds familiar, you’ll benefit from this course. 

Prerequisites:

A one-day course where you will redesign a real mobile application. 

Course content:

MODULE 1 - HIGH-LEVEL DESIGN

The mobile landscape

  • Introducing our case study
  • What is the problem it’s trying to solve?
  • Why solve it on mobile?
  • Responsive or native?

High-level design

  • Understanding the different application types
  • Designing the high-level flow
  • Choosing a navigation model
  • Navigation elements

MODULE 2 - WORKFLOWS

On-boarding

  • Sign-up and registration
  • Login and password retrieval
  • Taking payments
  • Using payment gateways 

Common workflows

  • Displaying and choosing content
  • Complex processes and forms
  • Micro-tasks

MODULE 3 - MOBILE DETAILS

Saving time

  • Error handling and prevention
  • Minimising inputs
  • Smart defaults
  • Smart selectors

Communications

  • What does this app do?
  • Notifications
  • In-app messages

MODULE 4 - PUTTING IT ALL TOGETHER

Putting it all together

  • Wireframes
  • Wireflows
  • Team presentations

About the instructor Colman Walsh

Colman Walsh is the owner and founder of UXTraining.com, a specialist provider of user experience training throughout Europe and North America.  
Colman started working as a UX designer in San Francisco in 1999.  Since then he has worked with blue-chip clients in New York, London and now Dublin.  
His expertise runs across the entire spectrum of UX: from research and strategy to design and prototyping. A fun and engaging presenter, Colman is an accomplished trainer, facilitator and workshop moderator.  Read more about Colman Watch Colman speaking

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