UX Degree

Syllabus

UX Design is a broad field that covers many design and research areas. It can be overwhelming to embark on this journey due to the vastness and complexity of the subject. While it is not necessary for a designer to be an expert at everything, we do recommend that designers familiarize themselves with all of these areas.

This is not a comprehensive guide and should not be used as a replacement for more formal or structured education.

Craft

Craft is the core skillset of the Designer, represented in their ability to make things and supported by the best-practices and collective knowledge of the design industry.

  1. Typography

    Fundamentals

  2. Layout

    Fundamentals

  3. Grid Systems

    Fundamentals

  4. Using Color

    Fundamentals

  5. File Formats

    Fundamentals

  6. Size, Pixels, Aspect Ratios, Rendering

    Fundamentals

  7. Motion

    Fundamentals

  8. Design Language

    Advanced

  9. Consistency

    Advanced

  10. Symbols

    Advanced

  11. Understanding Usability

    Advanced

  12. Information Architecture

    Advanced

  13. Visualizing Data

    Expert

  14. Specification

    Fundamentals