Develop the skills you need to launch a fulfilling career in UX/UI design with our 24-week part-time course or our fulltime nine-week bootcamp.
Learn UX/UI design in only nine weeks!
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In the first 40 hours of your UX/UI design training, you’ll learn the basics of design thinking, interaction design and state-of-the-art design software. Once you’ve received instructions for setting up your tools, you’ll complete specially designed exercises to:
1. create your first usability evaluations and site redesign
2. develop your design sensitivity through fascinating activities
3. perform basic HTML and CSS practice work that is essential for the bootcamp’s design implementation section.
Once you’ve wrapped up these online prep materials, you’ll be all set to start the course off right!
During weeks one and two, you will learn the fundamental UX/UI industry frameworks: design thinking, agile methodologies and lean structuring. Then hone your UX research methods, interaction design principles and information architecture.
- Applying design thinking in conjunction with lean structures and agile methods.
- Learning user-centered design and conducting research on the needs of your users and businesses.
- Sharpening your skills in interaction design and information architecture.
- Building your first interactive prototypes for testing.
In week three your first project begins! Manage your first product design project with agile methodology to discover your users and then plan a product roadmap to solve their problems. Finish up with guerrilla testing and presentations to enhance your public speaking skills.
In weeks four and five you will uncover the fundamentals of branding and design for UI close-loop design. Then implement this knowledge to generate engaging, elegant and scalable user interfaces.
- Generating original ideas for digital products and bringing them to production.
- Mastering design systems in order to create a fully animated interactive prototype.
- Testing your prototype to balance market demands and desirability.
Week six calls for your second project: creating a state-of-the-art website design with engaging animations and a refined style! Document the entire process to ensure a smooth hand-off to “Development.” Then, after completing your project, you will present it to the “shareholders.”
The final module begins in weeks seven and eight, where you’ll start implementing your designs in real life. Build your first responsive one-page website by utilizing the developers’ best practices you’ve learned.
- Designing your site for production.
- Considering technological constraints from the very beginning.
- Preparing all of the correct assets.
- Learning essential soft skills, such as portfolio fine-tuning and client connections.
Your final, and by far most challenging project takes place during the last week of the module and the course. Develop a digital product for a problem of your choosing. When you finish your project, you will compete alongside your classmates in our live Hackshow. Do you have what it takes to win?
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DepositOur courses fill up fast. Secure your spot at Ironhack by making an advance deposit when you are accepted into the program. Deposit amount: 750€
Do you need help with the payment? Our financing options help you find the support you need so you can focus on your career and developing new skills.
Are you self-employed or the head of your own company? AGEFICE may be able to partially finance your professional training. For freelancers or other independent workers, you can request aide from the FIF PL.
If you have recently lost your job as a result of an economic layoff, the Contract of Professional Security (CSP) can finance up to the total cost of the training. CSP is available for all Ironhack’s bootcamps, though you may need additional approval if the course is not yet certified by the RNCP.
Support for your career change. Employees who want to change careers can request a Professional Transition Project (PTP), which can finance up to the total cost of the bootcamp. Any training that is eligible for CPF is also open to PTP (Web Development bootcamp at Ironhack).Prepare your request at least 3 months before the start of the course with the Transitions Pro of your region. Ironhack can complete the required paperwork for the school.
In partnership with Pledg, our students can pay in 3, 6, or 10 monthly installments, whether it be for our full-time or part-time bootcamps. The net tuition, after payment of the deposit and any third-party financing, can be divided into monthly automatic payments via bank card on the Pledg platform. For the 3 installments plan, there are no additional charges. For the payment in 6 and 10 installments, the fees are 2.65% and 4.7% of the total balance applied to the first payment.
If you are studying web development, the CPF (Compte Personnel de Formation) can finance a part of your bootcamp. This public funding mechanism for continuing education can finance a portion of your program if you have an account and have accumulated credit as an employee at the rate of 500€ per year worked). The aid can range from 200€ to 5000€.
If you are unemployed, Pôle emploi can help you find a job and provide financial aid for training. The AIF is limited to €2,000 and is not automatic, so you need approval from your counselor for this funding. The POEI requires you to find a company that is ready to hire you directly following the bootcamp. In this case, Pôle Emploi and the OPCO of the company can finance the total cost of the training.
If you are accepted into one of our courses, you can benefit from a special student loan on behalf of our partner BNP Paribas. After negotiating a deal with this leading European bank, we have ensured that all Ironhack students in France can use this loan to finance their training – no matter your age or academic background.
Jeremie is a user experience designer based in Paris, France. His work combines a background in art, graphic design and code, with new technology and user-centered design thinking. He graduated from the Beaux-Arts School and has worked for many years in Canada, including at the country’s largest railway company, where he was responsible for designing mobile apps, facilitating workshops for design and research, and launching the user-testing practice. He joined Ironhack to share his passion and experience in user-centered design and building interfaces.
In the UX/UI Design bootcamp you will study from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Monday through Friday. The schedule may be subject to changes depending on the chosen campus.
9:00Start your day energized
Start things off energized with a fresh cup of coffee before we review and discuss yesterday’s exercises. Learn to manage your time and stay productive through the key strategies of Agile and Kanban.
9:30Lecture block 1
Discover some fresh ideas in the first lecture block! During the project weeks, you will use this time working on developing a UX/UI project all on your own, where you’ll apply the design concepts you’ve learned in previous lectures.
11:30Group exercise and feedback sessions
Develop a project based on a brief in small groups. Implement all of the design concepts you learned in the previous lecture block, then receive feedback from your group. The lead Teacher and teaching assistants will assess and give advice on how to move your work forward.
Time for a well-earned break! Our campus is centrally located, so there’s a multitude of great food options nearby.
14:00Lecture block 2
Continue working on your UX/UI project and designs. Afternoon lectures build upon what you’ve learned so far with yet another set of design skills and UX/UI techniques.
Create your own UX/UI project! First find a problem and then solve it by designing an original app through which you can apply the UX/UI course’s concepts. When each project day comes to an end, you can showcase your achievements to the class. This is a key part of the course, as every designer is, in essence, a communicator!
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We are committed to helping you start your career in tech. Our financing options range from traditional loans to pay-for-success models so you can choose the option that best fits your needs. Simply get in touch with our admissions team and they will give you more information about the available options.Get in touch with our Admissions team