Weekly challenge 1 The basics of user experience design of Foundations of User Experience (UX) Design
Correct The vertical line of the T represents the UX design you specialize in, while the horizontal line of the T represents your complementary skills.
Correct The vertical line of the T represents the type of UX design you specialize in, while the horizontal line of the T represents your complementary skills.
Correct Motion designers consider what it feels like for a user to move through a product, and how to create smooth transitions between pages on an app or website. This may include visual effects and animations.
Correct This is an example of a good user experience because the app helps the user navigate to where they need to go safely and without disruption.
Correct Prototyping and wireframing are some typical responsibilities of an entry-level UX designer.
Startups are often best served by a UX generalist who can do a little bit of everything. Though not a specialist at any particular skill, generalists can fill many roles, which is crucial in a small company.
Like a startup, small companies tend to have small departments and usually a tiny budget for UX designers. A generalist’s ability to take on multiple tasks and roles would be useful here.
UX designers at design agencies regularly move between teams and work on different stages of a product’s development. The generalist’s ability to take on different tasks and roles allows them to thrive at design agencies.
Correct Startups are often staffed by small teams of excited individuals that take on multiple roles within a growing company. Startups could be a good fit for UX professionals who want to guide a product design and life cycle, or influence the path of user experience within a company.
Correct UX engineers translate the design’s intent into a functioning experience
Correct Program managers ensure clear and timely communication so that the process of building a useful product moves smoothly from start to finish.
Correct In freelancing, you find customers and projects on your own rather than being assigned projects by a supervisor. A good way to get started as a freelancer is to offer your services to a small business or nonprofit in exchange for a good recommendation and a project to include in your portfolio.
Correct Since internships are often short-term with limited responsibility, you often work closely with a supervisor to learn more about the job or industry. It’s a fantastic way to get real job experience, and it might lead to a full-time job in the future.