Full course description
Instructor: David Hurwich
Are you interested in prototyping your own mobile app, application or website? UX is a growing and popular area in the world of interaction design in the Bay Area. This workshop is aimed at beginners looking to get their feet wet in the world of UX, prototyping and interaction design. This will be a live synchronous course that teaches students the techniques programs that professionals use in the UX industry. This course will use the popular UX prototyping application Figma.
Students will come out the course with a working digital prototype ready to share. Students will also get final tips and feedback from Amazon UX designer Shang Lu.
Workshops are taught online through Zoom and Canvas. Students will need a computer or smart phone with webcam and microphone, internet and web streaming capacity, and the Zoom application installed to their device. A device to capture images (digital camera, smart phone, or tablet, etc.) is helpful, but not required.
David Hurwich is a professional interaction designer and instructor. He has done interaction / UX contract work for many companies in the Bay and beyond including Genetech, KQED, Inkscape and others.
In addition to his professional work he is an instructor with almost fifteen years of experience teaching at the post-secondary level. He has taught interaction design at University of California - Davis, San Francisco State University, SAE Expression College, City College of San Francisco and others.