1 semester

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Course title

User interface design and prototyping

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Course of  Study

1-st year postgraduate

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Semester

 

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Credits

 

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Lecturer

Alexander  J. Perez Tchernov

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Course goal

To get knowledge, that are enough to design and prototype new products, including user interfaces for internet services and mobile application.

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Prerequisites

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Course topics

  1. Design thinking. Key phases of the process of creation user interfaces while working in product team.
  2. Design and redesign with conversion purposes.
  3. Tools to work with concept, styling, visualization, interactive flow: PaperMock, Sketch, Figma, Framerjs, Origami.
  4. Style guide creation.  Style guide implementation in different web and mobile environment.
  5. Web and product design trends. History and evolution of design concepts.
  6. Data visualization, stotytelling in design works.
  7. Critique and communication with design team.

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Recommended Literature

  1. Graphic Design: A User’s Manual, A. Shaughnessy / Laurence King Publishing, 2009
  2. 101 Design Methods, [Electronic resource] – Electronic  data. –  Access mode: KINDLE 978-1118083468
  3. Emotional Design: Why We Love (or Hate) Everyday Things [Electronic resource] – Electronic  data. –  Access mode: KINDLE 978-0465051359
  4. Don’t Make Me Think, Revisited: A Common Sense Approach to Web Usability [Electronic resource] – Electronic  data. –  Access mode: KINDLE 978-0321965516
  5. Discussing Design: Improving Communication and Collaboration through Critique [Electronic resource] – Electronic  data. –  Access mode: KINDLE  978-1491902400
  6. UX Strategy: How to Devise Innovative Digital Products that People Want [Electronic resource] – Electronic  data. –  Access mode: KINDLE 978-1449372866
  7. UX Storytellers – Connecting the Dots  [Electronic resource] – Electronic  data. –  Access mode: KINDLE  B0052UWZMY
  8. Mapping Experiences: A Complete Guide to Creating Value through Journeys, Blueprints, and Diagrams [Electronic resource] – Electronic  data. –  Access mode: KINDLE  978-1491923535
  9. Graphic: 500 Designs that Matter, Phaidon, 2017
  10. Dear Data, A Friendship in 52 Weeks of Postcards, Papress.com, ISBN 9781616895327
  11. UX Design for Startups [Electronic resource] – Electronic  data. –  Access mode: https://www.uxpin.com/studio/ebooks/ux-design-for-startups/
  12. The Guide to Wireframing [Electronic resource] – Electronic  data. –  Access mode: https://www.uxpin.com/studio/ebooks/guide-to-wireframing/

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Teaching methods

Problem-oriented, project-based

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Teaching language

Russian

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Requirements, control routines

  • testing;
  • laboratory works,
  • individual project presentation

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Certification method

Credit