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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 24 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?
Don't let Covid stop your goals. We are now running hybrid classes: learn from home or on campus. Learn more
DepositOur courses fill up fast. Secure your spot at Ironhack by making an advance deposit when you are accepted into the program. Deposit amount: R$ 500
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.
Pay nothing until you land a job! We are committed to your success, which is why we have teamed up with StudentFinance to offer you the new income sharing agreements. This pay-for-success financing model gives you access to education funding in exchange for a fixed percentage of your post-graduation income over a set period of time. You won’t pay anything until you land a job, and your rate will be based on what you make! Keep in mind that this financing option has a limited number of spots per course and it's only available once you've completed the admissions process. Conditions for this option are based on your motivation as well as the results of your technical assessment.
Direct payment to Ironhack with a discount! For the full-time format the payment is upfront or with 3 installments. For the part-time the payment can be upfront or with 6 installments.
Loan to be paid over 12 months with 0% interest. With Provi it is possible to choose from several payment plans for a loan. In 3, 6, 9 or 12 months with 0% interest, or with an interest of 1.19% and 1.49% for 18 and 24 months respectively.
Payment in 18 installments with no interests and no upfront payment. There is also the option of choosing 21 or 24 installments with 0.99% interest and 1.49% each. For the full-time format the payment starts 30 days after the Bootcamp is finished. For the the part-time format the payment starts 30 days after the Bootcamp begins.
CHANCEN eG takes care of the students’ full tuition fee (incl. deposit). When they graduate and start working, income based repayments are made to CHANCEN eG over a 5 year period.
Daniela is an UX Designer with a background in Product Design. She found on design methodologies the perfect intersection between creative and analytical thinking. She is passionate about learning and developing everyone’s potential through knowledge and education. Over the last 8 years, she co-founded a startup focused in Tech Education, managed Marketing and Growth teams, and, as a specialist in human-centered solutions, she developed projects based on innovation.
Emerson works with UX since 2006. He's led projects for companies such as Natura, Itaú, Microsoft, and HBO. He was responsible for the launch UX for Sofisa Direto, Guiabolso, and Original bank. He spoke at key industry conferences: UXPA International, UX-Lx, IA Conference, WUD, and ILA. He's currently UX Manager at Superbid, and lead teacher at Ironhack's UX/UI part-time course. Fun fact: one, on a holiday trip to La Paz, Bolívia, I was following Google maps while walking and... I ended up in the middle of their Carnaval parade. So I walked one block in the middle of the paraders and managed to get back on my way.
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