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UX Research 101

A course by Patricia Reiners , UX and UI designer

UX and UI designer. Berlin, Germany.
Joined May 2020

Learn how to design your own research plan to help you create the digital experiences of the future

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  • 98% positive reviews (490)
  • 11928 students
  • Audio: English
  • English, Spanish, Portuguese, German, French, Italian, Polish, Dutch

Learn how to design your own research plan to help you create the digital experiences of the future

A course by Patricia Reiners

Amazing user experiences are achieved by ensuring the human being is placed at the center of the design process. Using UX research, we can identify problems early and help users easily navigate even the most innovative digital technologies.

Patricia Reiners knows firsthand just how important the research process can be, working as a freelance UX designer with industry leaders like Google and Adobe to create dynamic, user-friendly experiences.

In this course, Patricia demystifies the UX process and shows you how to design your own research plan for creating a seamless digital experience. Once you understand the basics of UX design and have learned to apply different research methods, you’ll be able to help your team solve real problems for just about any digital product.

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What will you learn in this online course?

16 lessons & 13 downloads

What Is UX Research?
5 minutes, 34 seconds
Quantitative User Research
5 minutes, 35 seconds
Qualitative User Research
9 minutes, 3 seconds
Planning Your Research
3 minutes, 13 seconds
  • 98% positive reviews (490)
  • 11928 students
  • 16 lessons (2h 12m)
  • 13 additional resources (6 files)
  • Online and at your own pace
  • Available on the app
  • Audio: English
  • English, Spanish, Portuguese, German, French, Italian, Polish, Dutch
  • Level: Beginner
  • Unlimited access forever

What is this course's project?

Learn how to design a written research plan, develop a discussion guide, and create your own unique user experience for a digital product.

Projects by course students

Who is this online course for?

This course is for designers, developers, and anyone looking to get real user insight about digital products early in the design process.

Requirements and materials

A passion for understanding how things work and a desire to create beautiful digital experiences. No previous design experience is required.


11928 Students
490 Reviews
98% Positive ratings

Patricia Reiners

A course by Patricia Reiners

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UX and UI designer

Patricia Reiners is a freelance UX designer from Berlin. She develops interactive digital experiences for services and apps through easy-to-use, user-focused concepts.

Her focus is on innovation, prototyping, and research for immersive technologies such as augmented reality and virtual reality. Her past clients include Google, Adobe, and a long list of international agencies and start-ups.


  • U1


    • About Me
    • Influences
    • What We Will Do in the Course?
  • U2

    Basics of User Research

    • What Is UX Research?
    • What Are the Most Common Methodologies
    • Quantitative User Research
    • Qualitative User Research
  • U3

    Plan Your Research - Research Plan

    • Planning Your Research
    • Writing the Research Plan
    • How to Choose the Participants
    • How to Write a Discussion Guide
  • U4

    Planning and Conducting User Research

    • How to Prepare the Session
    • How Does a Qualitative Session Look Like
    • Visualize Your Qualitative User Research
    • User Journey Map & Personas 1
    • User Journey Map & Personas 2
  • FP

    Final project

    • UX Research 101

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UX Research 101. Web, and App Design course by Patricia Reiners Best seller

UX Research 101

A course by Patricia Reiners
UX and UI designer. Berlin, Germany.
Joined May 2020
  • 98% positive reviews (490)
  • 11928 students