Product Design 101

Learn How to Design Apps and Software Like a Pro

Overview

Learn user experience design, user interface design, and design thinking to use your skills to advance business goals so you can get a job, get promoted, and grow in your career. 

This course is for self-taught designers to fill in the gaps in their user experience and user interface design skills. 

At the end of this course, you'll have a portfolio piece that reflects your understanding of the fundamentals of user experience and user interface design, also called Product Design. 

What's included?

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Contents

Introduction
Meet your Teacher
4 mins
What is Product Design Pro?
9 mins
Support
Make a copy of this Design Brief
Join our Private Facebook group
Create a reminder on your calendar
2 mins
How to get help
How to get feedback
Supplies you will need
Choose a project
Meet your fellow Apprentices
2 mins
Meet Christy
5 mins
Meet Kelsey
4 mins
Meet Patrick
4 mins
Add your Project to your Design Brief
Product Design 101
Product Design 101
26 mins
01. Map
01 · Map · Overview
2 mins
01 · Map · User Interviews
26 mins
01 · Map · User Stories
10 mins
02. Sketch
Overview
4 mins
Lightning Demo
9 mins
Three Step Sketch
4 mins
Solution Sketch
10 mins
03. Decide
Overview
17 mins
Get Feedback
7 mins
Storyboard
9 mins
4. Prototype
Overview (How to Prototype)
37 mins
Prototype Pro Tips
3 mins
05. Test
Overview
17 mins
Plan a User Study
8 mins
Run a User Study
12 mins

Product Design is the magical mashup of user experience design, user interface design, a dash of business, and a sprinkle of marketing.

Learn how to become a Product Design Pro® from my experience starting a company, selling it to Google, designing on the Google Maps and Gmail teams, and running Google Ventures Design Sprints for companies like Fitbit, Slack, and Cisco.