Course title
Practice on User Experience Design

YOSHITAKE Ryoji Click to show questionnaire result at 2019


KAWAI Shunsuke
Course description
It is important for UX design to understand users and their essential purposes. To acquire the ability of UX design, students experience the UX design approaches and methods.
Purpose of class
This course encourages students to learn the UX Design process and methods.
Goals and objectives
  1. Students can explain the UX design approach and major methods.
  2. Students can discover some problems using the UX design methods.
  3. Students can design appropriate concepts based on UX design methods.
  4. Students can conduct design activities that repeat prototyping and evaluation.
Class schedule

Class schedule HW assignments (Including preparation and review of the class.) Amount of Time Required
1. Introduction:User Observation review the syllabus of this class 30minutes
review deliverable 220minutes
2. KA Methods review deliverable 240minutes
3. Interview methods review deliverable 240minutes
4. Persona methods, Scenario methods review deliverable 240minutes
5. UX Curve, UX Graph, CJM review deliverable 240minutes
6. Paper prototyping, user evaluation 1 review deliverable 240minutes
7. Paper prototyping, user evaluation 2 review deliverable 240minutes
8. Presentation and Review conduct user research 120minutes
conduct marketing research 120minutes
9. Main Theme 1: User analysis and Persona scenario review deliverable 240minutes
10. Main Theme 2: Concept making and evaluation (activity scenarios) review deliverable 240minutes
11. Main Theme 3: Presentation 1 review deliverable 240minutes
12. Main Theme 4: High Fidelity Prototyping (UI design prototyping) review deliverable 240minutes
13. Main Theme 5: Pre-Presentation make presentation materials 120minutes
make moch-ups 120minutes
14. Presentation and Review review deliverable 240minutes
Total. - - 3370minutes
Relationship between 'Goals and Objectives' and 'Course Outcomes'

deliverable final product presentation Total.
1. 10% 5% 10% 25%
2. 15% 5% 5% 25%
3. 15% 10% 5% 30%
4. 10% 5% 5% 20%
Total. 50% 25% 25% -
Evaluation method and criteria
deliverable and reporting:50%, Final products and Portfolio:50%
Textbooks and reference materials
Textbook 1 : Basics of Design Ergonomics
Textbook 2 : UX Design Textbook
Textbook 3 : Experience VIsion
Office hours and How to contact professors for questions
  • Wednesday 16:50~17:30 or send an email.
Non-regionally-oriented course
Development of social and professional independence
  • Course that cultivates a basic problem-solving skills
  • Course that cultivates an ability for utilizing knowledge
Active-learning course
Most classes are interactive
Course by professor with work experience
Work experience Work experience and relevance to the course content if applicable
Applicable Professor has substantial practical experience in design and ergonomics practice at UX Design Center, IBM Japan.
Education related SDGs:the Sustainable Development Goals
Last modified : Sat Mar 19 04:45:37 JST 2022