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User Centered Development and Usability: Introduction It needs more than excellent code

It needs more than excellent code

In this course you will learn how to determine user requirements so you can provide solutions for your product’s interaction challenges that are both mentally satisfying and visually appealing. You will also learn how to uncover and estimate the effects of usability deficits and establish benchmarks so as to steer the GUI development for an optimum result.

With this introductory training you will not only understand the theory, but also take away tools and strategies you can directly introduce to your product development team. In order to tighten your newly gained knowledge, extensive exercises accompany the theory: We will develop an application from the first idea to user testing the final design.

Some of the topics covered

  • ISO 9241-210 or “what is a User Centered Development Process?”
  • Assess users’ needs and make them actionable (e.g. Personas)
  • How to communicate user requirements in your team
  • Designing for the mind: Translating user needs into interfaces
  • Tools and strategies for rapid UI prototyping
  • Testing the Usability: Guerilla or The Lab?
  • Understand the why: Psychological background
  • How to talk with users – getting the feedback right.
  • Interweaving UX processes with general development

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Why learn about User Centered Development and Usability?

Users ultimately decide about the success of your product – at the latest when they are supposed to use it. With this training we provide you with strategies for turning your users into allies early in the development process. These strategies will not only lead to better products and higher customer satisfaction, but will also help you to improve the development process itself.

  • Target Audience: Developers, Development Leads, Product Managers, Managers, Decision Makers wanting to learn how to involve users to boost a product’s success
  • Prerequisite: Being part of a product development team
  • Duration: 3 days

Forthcoming courses in:

FromDaysLocation/TimeCourseLanguagePrice Ex. VATStatusRegister
October 5th, 2023 0.5 Online 16:00-22:00 UTC WhyRust? English € 500.00 (plus VAT if applicable)
October 17th, 2023 2 9:00-17:00 CEST Berlin, Germany Introduction to Qt Design Studio English € 1500.00 (plus VAT if applicable)
October 23rd, 2023 4 9:00-17:00 CEST Berlin, Germany Advanced Modern C++ English € 2400.00 (plus VAT if applicable) Confirmed
October 23rd, 2023 5 Online 12:00-16:00 UTC, Mon-Fri Introduction to Rust English € 2250.00 (plus VAT if applicable)
October 23rd, 2023 6 Online over 2 weeks Mon-Wed 14:00-18: CEST Embedded Rust English € 2700.00 (plus VAT if applicable)
October 26th, 2023 2 Online 9:00-17:00 CEST, Thu-Fri Introduction à CMake French € 1500.00 (plus VAT if applicable)
November 7th, 2023 3 9:00-17:00 CET Berlin, Germany Advanced QML English € 1800.00 (plus VAT if applicable)
November 7th, 2023 0.5 Online 9:00-13:00 UTC WhyRust? English € 500.00 (plus VAT if applicable)
November 20th, 2023 5 Online 9:00-13:15 CET, Mon-Fri Formation Qt Widgets French € 1500.00 (plus VAT if applicable)
December 12th, 2023 3 9:00-17:00 CET Berlin, Germany Debugging and Profiling Qt applications on Windows English € 2200.00 (plus VAT if applicable)
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