How to Start a Career in UX Design

7 October 2017, 14:00–17:00  |  Canada Water Library, London SE16 7AR

What's on

User Experience design is booming. There's a shortage of good designers on the market. Fancy changing your career and dive into an exciting creative world of designing apps and websites? We've got a short, practical & affordable weekend course on how to start a career in UX run by professional designers, that covers what a day of a UX designer looks like, how to create portfolio, finding a perfect job, startups vs big companies, interview tips, market rates.

  • Introduction to UX design
  • What a day of a UX designer looks like
  • Working in startups vs. big companies vs. design agencies
  • How to create impressive portfolio
  • Best ways to present your work
  • Where to find a perfect job
  • Practical tips for your interview
  • How to be a freelancer
  • Money side: market rates
  • lots of QnA

Everyone's welcome

Suitable for complete beginners with no previous experience, as well as those who have already started exploring UX & UI design and want to spruce up their skills.

  • graphic designers
  • software developers
  • web designers
  • project managers
  • business analysts
  • marketing specialists
  • startup founders
  • students

Whether you're designing your own app, looking to improve your design skills or change your career — we are here to help you.

You'll leave with plenty of knowledge on how UX is all about, what it's like to be a freelancer, how to create portfolio, finding a perfect job, interview tips, market rates and a lot of food for thought.

What our students say

“Great design tips and ideas. Tutor has wide & great experience in the field of UI & UX. A real expert.”
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Katherine, Business Analyst
“I learned a lot. After watching only 30 mins of your video, I was able to apply it to my job straightaway.”
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Nikita, software developer
“I'd highly recommend these courses! Really helped me to understand more about what UX is and isn't.”
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Pete, web developer
“Perfect point-of-entry to UX. A simple, clear and straightforward course that untangles UX myths.”
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Stephanie, UX/UI designer

Who we are

We are professional UX & UI Designers with 10+ years of experience working with the below FTSE 100 companies, as well as helping startups and aspiring entrepreneurs.

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Where to find us

Our courses are run at Canada Water Library in London SE16 7AR. It's right outside Canada Water tube station, 4 minutes by tube from London Bridge. Courses are also available online.

Book now

We encourage you to book for all 3 courses to get the most out of our programme. If you can't make it in person, we've got video recording available to purchase below.

Our recognitions

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Top 50 Alternative UX Design Programs of 2016 by Value Colleges

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14 Best Paid and Free UX Design Courses by Digital Arts

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“Really handy courses on UX!” by reviewers on Trustpilot