Good Design Faster **SOLD OUT**

Design & UX, Bootcamp
Location: 1A01 Level:
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(4.62, 8 ratings)

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Sketching fundamentals

  • Content: why sketching is an effective tool for collaborative design; techniques (line weight, shading, labeling, common user interface elements)
  • Activities: tele-pictionary, sketching practice

Ideation through sketching

  • Content: generative vs. reductive design; techniques for ideation (sketching templates, concept models, inspiration libraries, word associations)
  • Activities: ideation with the 6-up template, refinement with the 1-up template

Big-picture thinking with sketch boards

  • Content: what are sketch boards, how to structure them, depth vs. breadth;
  • Activities: structuring sketch boards; filling in sketches

Collaborative critique and iteration

  • Content: Sketch boards as a review tool; goals and techniques for collaborative review
  • Activities: Black hat sessions; final share out of designs
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Leah Buley

Leah Buley Co.

Leah Buley is a veteran of the experience design industry, a former Forrester analyst, and the author of The User Experience Team of One. Bridging the roles of practitioner and analyst, Leah helps companies evaluate where they stand competitively with respect to design and then turns around, rolls up her sleeves, and helps their design teams do the hard work. Previously, Leah was a design strategist at Intuit and a lead experience designer at Adaptive Path, working for clients in financial services, media, consumer products, and the nonprofit world. She writes and speaks regularly on tactics for inviting colleagues and skeptics into the human-centered design process.

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Kim Jin
11/23/2009 9:23pm EST

It was very interesting!

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