How to Become a UX Designer course

Date to be confirmed
London
Beginners–Intermediate
£159–£159 + VAT

What's on

We've got a short, practical & affordable course on how to start a career in UX run by professional designers.

We'll cover 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.

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?

Who runs it

The School of UX speaker Sergei Golubev

15+ years of experience UX & UI designer Sergei Golubev working with Microsoft, Heathrow and British Gas.

Day 1 — Career in UX

You'll leave with plenty of knowledge on what it's actually like to be a UX designer in the field, what you need to become a freelancer, how to create portfolio, where to find a perfect job, interview tips, market rates and a lot of food for thought. Show moreShow less

  • what a day of a UX designer looks like
    to understand what it's actually like to be a UX-ie
  • working in startups vs. big companies vs. design agencies
    industry insights of what work of a designer looks like in different type of companies
  • how to create impressive portfolio
    best ways to present your work, how to target your portfolio for the role you're applying for
  • where to find a perfect job
    how to look for the right opportunity, ways to apply, working with recruitment agencies
  • practical tips for your interview
    how to pitch your services, what to keep in mind when speaking to business stakeholders and senior designers
  • how to be a freelancer
    Challenges and positives of going solo, from setting up your own company to accounting and legal
  • money side: market rates
    exploring salary and benefits of jobs in permanent and contract markets
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What's included

Live video & real-time interaction (when remote)
Hands-on exercises individual & group
Signed certificate upon completion
Handouts & slides printed & digital
Q&A with an expert designer
Books & tools recommendations
Career advice to help you grow (day 5)
Private mentoring
(extra fee)

Our 2000+ students come from different backgrounds and countries

Complete beginners, graphic / UX / UI designers, developers, PMs, BAs, marketers. From big companies and startups to independent freelancers. Read their reviews

Our venue is just 5 minutes from central London

Our courses are run at Canada Water Library in London SE16 7AR. It's right outside Canada Water tube station, 5 minutes by tube from London Bridge.

Our tutors are professional designers
with 15+ years of experience

They've been working with FTSE 100 companies and have plenty of industry insights to share with you. Read more about us

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