Module 01. Design Thinking
Design Thinking – Overview
A basic introduction to Design Thinking, it?s 3 main pillars and the 5 stages it goes through
01. Business Objectives
Uncovering and using business objectives as the basis for design decision making.
02. User Insight
Learn some tools for gaining user insight and incorporating it into your design workflow.
03. Layers of Design
Take a look at the 4 layers that make up design and how to approach problems.
04. Design Process
Go through Design Thinking with me on a project walkthrough from brief to delivery.
Learn some concepts on the key to building great relationships with clients and stakeholders.
06. How to increase your value
Learn how to increase your value and some actions you can take.
07. Where to go from here?
A recap on what you need to do and how to take action.
08. Freelance (Bonus)
I share with you all the things I?ve learnt freelancing and share my key documents with you.
Module 02. Design Execution
Design Execution ? Overview
Introduction to Design Execution and some concepts to improve the craft side of your work.
01. Structure & Hierarchy
We?ll go through Whimsical and look at wireframes, IA, user flows and project examples.
02. Styleboards & Moodboards
Learn how to construct styleboards & moodboards to explore design direction and get client buy in early.
Learn how to create grid systems, and learn one that I use for the web and how you can use one effectively.
I go through the basics of type and some key techniques that I use for controlling type.
05. Visual design concepts
Some key design concepts that I use throughout my work and how you can work on these areas too.
Learn about the importance of prototypes as I step you through an example in Principle.
07. Putting it all together
Let?s walk through the Vespi site design in Fimga where we apply all the principles we?ve learnt.
08. Design Systems
Learn how to build out a design system and component library.