Become a UI/UX Designer by Nicole Saidy

Become a UI/UX Designer

The complete design course for non-designers.
Learning UX design can be overwhelming, especially if you're coming from a different field and you're hesitant about how to start. I know that because I've been there, I've taught myself UX design and I learned a lot of things on the way. This is why I made this course to help you kickstart your design career. 🚀

How it works

This course is divided into 5 concise chapters to make sure you get the smoothest learning experience possible, starting from the fundamentals all the way to getting hired. ๐ŸŽ‰

  1. The fundamentals - The principles of a good UI and intuitive UX.
  2. The tools - The latest design tools and how to design an app in Figma.
  3. The process - The streamlined UX design step-by-step process.
  4. The mindset - The values that successful designers have in common.
  5. The next steps - The steps to become a better designer and get hired asap.

The course includes

๐Ÿ’ก  3 hours of practical and condensed knowledge 
๐Ÿ“ผ  Immediate access to the entire collection of videos
๐Ÿ™Œ  Actionable, easy-to-digest 5-min videos
๐Ÿ“„  Downloadable recap document for every lesson
๐Ÿ“  Worksheet exercises to apply what you learned
๐Ÿ‘  Valuable links and resources for every lesson
โœ…  The ultimate UX project checklist as a takeaway

What people are saying

This was a very informative course. It was nice to get a look into the ways designers develop their "mindset" which allows them to create better experiences.
April Hoang
Highly recommend this course. If there was every any doubt that I wanted to do UI/UX, Nicole squashed those doubts and solidified that this is what I need to be doing as a career.
Rafael Raeder
Iโ€™ve worked on some design projects since Iโ€™ve completed the course and I can say that it really improved my designs and changed my approach. I highly recommend the course.
Sarah Lafer

What's included?

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Contents

Intro
Why I made this course
3 mins
The learning process
2 mins
Course overview
3 mins
UI vs UX
3 mins
1. The Fundamentals
The 6 design principles
1 min
Color theory
6 mins
Typography on the web
7 mins
Why consistency matters
2 mins
The art of minimalism
2 mins
The power of white space
3 mins
Grids & layouts
5 mins
Fundamentals of great UX
7 mins
Designing for mobile
8 mins
2. The Tools
Setting up your design workspace
1 min
Mac VS Windows
2 mins
Handy tools I can't live without
3 mins
Best design tools of 2018
4 mins
Intro to Figma
8 mins
3. The Process
The 3-stage design framework
2 mins
1. Understand
7 mins
2. Plan
9 mins
3.1 Build wireframes
7 mins
3.2 Make wireframes interactive
2 mins
3.3 Design the style guide
6 mins
3.4 Finalize prototype
4 mins
3.5 Handoff your work
2 mins
4. The Mindset
The designer mindset
1 min
Develop your eye for design
5 mins
Think like a designer
7 mins
Improve your communication skills
6 mins
5. The Next Steps
Becoming a better designer
1 min
Become productive and organized
6 mins
Learn how to code
4 mins
The secret to find work without experience
8 mins
โœจ The ultimate UX project checklist โœจ
This is not the end
3 mins
Review my course

About Nicole

Nicole is a UX designer based in Amsterdam. She's passionate about travel, collaboration and shaping new designers through her activities as a mentor, speaker & blogger.

FAQ

Why this course?

Unlike other courses that take a lifetime (20h+) to watch, this one is a concise but valuable 3-hour course with lots of takeaways, practical worksheets and downloadable resources.

What if I am unhappy with the course?

Try the course, if you like it, you have lifetime access! If you watched all of it, did all the worksheets, and you're still not satisfied, contact me in the first 30 days and I will give you a full refund.

Can I see some of the course for free?

The first few videos of the course are free to get a feel of the course and my teaching style. You can also check out my free mini class on Skillshare and my blog.

Are there any prerequisites?

No design knowledge is needed for this course. It's made for beginners who want to kickstart their design career. Just have your passion & motivation ready and we'll do the rest together.

Which design app do you use?

I use Figma in the course. It's the best collaborative design & prototyping tool. It's free and it's web-based which means you can use it on any platform.

When does the course start and finish?

When you enroll, you get immediate access to the entire collection of videos and worksheets. It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.