Courses

  • PROJECT WORK & PORTFOLIO

    Work on your project in teams as you build your portfolio

  • SMALL CLASS SIZE

    Class sizes are a maximum of 12 people

  • 6-8 WEEK COURSE

    Face-to-Face teaching once a week, Evening courses

  • EXPERIENCED TEACHERS

    Courses are taught by UX experts in their field

UX Academy is a highly interactive 6 to 8-week evening courses, taught by industry leading UX practitioners. Designed to fully equip you with all of the tools and knowledge you need to succeed in UX . Taught in a small, friendly environment UX Academy will enhance your knowledge, confidence and understanding of good UX design.

Our Courses

Join one of our exiting, practical & short courses, delivered once a week, for 6 to 8 weeks, provided by UX Academy in Central London. Our courses will help you start or develop your skills and portfolio. Our Beginner UX course will provide the tools to start your UI & UX Design career. The intermediate UX course is designed for people with previous UX and UI Design experience, or if have already attended a Beginners UX course. Our newest course Designing for Voice (Alexa), in collaboration with Amazon, will help you gain practical knowledge in designing & building a voice skill.

 

Courses are £950 per person

Why Choose UX Academy

Low Price

Cost effective and affordable courses are within your reach now. No need to feel the pocket pinch with us.

Low Price

CV and Portfolio Support

Our expert trainers are always available to help you create and develop your CV and Portfolio for best possible results. Post-course portfolio support is also available.

CV and Portfolio

Build a Project

Develop a project throughout the course as you build your UX knowledge and portfolio. Our experienced trainers provide guidance and support throughout your journey.

Build Project
Work in Team

Work in Teams

Students are divided in small teams. Build your teamwork skills and learn from each other as you develop your project.

Experienced Teachers

Learn from multiple trainers from a range of UX backgrounds.

UX experts

UX Experts

You will be taught by both experienced practitioners in UX as well as academics.

Testimonials

What our students say about us

Our Trainers

Professionals of our company are skilled and experienced.

Froso Ellina

Product Design Manager
Pivotal Labs

Froso has 10 years working experience as a member of global teams on Creative agencies and Software companies. She has a background in digital advertising and she has experience in designing high quality products for global clients such as, Deutsche Bank, MasterCard, HSBC, Vodafone, EE, Santander, Fidelity, Siemens. She has always been an advocate of the Human-centered design process, working closely with development and product teams and try to come up with solutions across all platforms for the best user experience.

Jiri Jerabek

Design Manager
Intuit

Jiri has 12 years of experience in designing digital products shaped him into strategic design leader. His project history ranges from launching large scale key product functionalities (Intuit) and radical innovation (BBC Research & Development) to detailed work on end-user products (Telegraph, National Rail Enquiries apps, Freesat set-top box, Canon, American Express).

Stratis Valachis

Senior UX Designer
Aviva

Stratis is an Interdisciplinary User Experience designer, advocate of Lean methodologies and Omnichannel design thinking. Currently leading the design of the conversational UX projects at Aviva’s innovation hub, contributing to the company’s customer centred digital transformation.

Hara Mihailidou

Experience Lead
Lloyds

As Experience Design Lead at Lloyds Bank & previously Head of UX at JustGiving Hara ensures that both consumer and business audiences have a delightful and cohesive experience across channels. Hara Mihailidou has previously worked for brands like Microsoft, Skype, O2, Hearst as well as Seren EY Service Design agency. Her educational background is on Interactive Media (MA, London College of Communication) and Computer science (BSc) and she is an ambassador of design for good.

Gonçalo Andrade

Senior UX Designer at EDF

I’m a Senior User Experience Designer based in London, and I believe that Design is all about coming together to solve human problems. I have over 10 years experience as a Designer working for a range of companies including Croud, Aviva, Lloyds Banking Group and many more.
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Sophie Lepinoy

Senior UX Designer
Consultant

User experience designer with nearly 20 years working experience including 7 years in design and research. Passionate about education, currently teaching Lean user experience design and graphic design. Mentored start-ups at Google Launchpad and designed for leading start-up LoveCraft. Inspired by Google Ventures and Lean UX. Holding degrees in business, graphics, web design and development from the University of the Arts and University of London.

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FAQ's

  • DO I NEED ANY UX EXPERIENCE/KNOWLEDGE TO ATTEND THESE COURSES?

    We provide 3 different User Experience courses, in Central London. A Beginner and Intermediate UX Course, and a Conversational Design course for Alexa, in collaboration with Amazon. The pre-requirements for these UX trainings are:

    For Beginner UX Course & Designing for Voice (Alexa): These courses require no previous UX knowledge experience. People attending the UX or conversational design course come from a range of different backgrounds, including Design, Product, Development, Digital and also newcomers to the industry.

    For the Intermediate UX Course: The intermediate program is perfect for those who have existing experience in UX to help them take their careers to the next stage and further build on their UX knowledge.

  • WILL I NEED TO BRING ANY TOOLS TO ATTEND THIS PROGRAM?

    You will need to bring your own laptop (mac or pc). The tools used in our UX Design Courses will be provided and are SAAS based so work both on PC’s & MAC’s

  • CAN I PAY FOR THE PROGRAM IN PHASES?

    Yes. You can view our payment plans page to read about the plans offered at UX Academy.  https://myuxacademy.com/ux-academy-payment-plans/

  • IS THERE ANY PRE-COURSE WORK?

    We will be offering pre-course reading for all our UX Design courses so you can get familiarized prior to the course starting.

    And these are some books recommended by the trainers:

    1. The design of everyday things, by Don Norman

    2. Design is a job, by Mike Monteiro

    3. Don’t make me think, by Steve Krug

    4. About face: the essentials of interaction design, by Alan Cooper

    5. Lean UX: Applying Lean Principles to Improve User Experience, by Jeff Gothelf.

  • IF I CANCEL THE TRAINING, WHAT ARE THE CHARGES? OR I AM UNABLE TO ATTEND THE COURSE I APPLIED FOR, WHAT ARE MY OPTIONS?

    Refunds will be provided up to 14 days in advance. Alternatively, you will be able to sign to our next UX training, since we plan on running two to three courses per year.

  • DO I RECEIVE A DISCOUNT FOR MAKING A GROUP TRAINING PURCHASE?

    Yes. Group discounts are available for our UX design courses based in London. You should enquire for more information if you seek group discounts.

  • IF I MISS A CLASS WHAT ARE MY OPTIONS TO MAKE IT UP?

    Slides from the UX lectures will be provided, you will also be able to contact the teachers if you have any questions.

  • MY COMPANY NEEDS AN INVOICE/PURCHASE ORDER.

    Invoice can be provided on request for any of our UX Design Courses. Please contact us for more information.

  • HOW MANY TIMES PER WEEK WILL THE COURSE TAKE PLACE?

    The part-time UX Design Courses will run one day per week in the evenings in Central London. The UX courses usually begin at 6:00 pm and end at 8:30 pm.

  • WHAT IS THE PRICE OF THE COURSE?

    All our in-person user experience courses at UX Academy are £950 per person.

  • CAN I RESERVE A PLACE IN A COURSE WITHOUT PAYING THE WHOLE AMOUNT?

    Yes, you can pay a deposit of £250 and that will save you a spot in one of our UX Design training. The remaining amount will need to be covered 2 weeks after the UX Design or Voice course started. You can pay the deposit here: https://myuxacademy.com/shop/

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