UX Design: Create a Learning Strategy

A course by Ioana Teleanu
UX Designer and Mentor. Bucharest, Romania.
Joined March 2021
, UX Designer and Mentor

Discover what goes into learning UX design by exploring the foundations for successful learning, and create a personalized plan aligned with your goals, needs, and background

  • 100% positive reviews (4)
  • 233 students
  • Audio: English
  • English, Spanish, Portuguese, German, French, Italian, Polish, Dutch

Discover what goes into learning UX design by exploring the foundations for successful learning, and create a personalized plan aligned with your goals, needs, and background



  • 100% positive reviews (4)
  • 233 students
  • 14 lessons (2h 13m)
  • 12 additional resources (1 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

As the digital age develops exponentially, the demand for specialized UX designers does as well. With over seven years of experience in UX design and a community of over 225K followers, Ioana Teleanu has been supporting aspiring designers in their learning journey and first UX career steps, as a passion side project while working full-time as a UX designer within ING Bank, then UiPath.

In this online course, Ioana helps you create a personalized plan to learn UX design based on your current skills and experience. Whether you have some knowledge of UX or no experience in design at all, Ioana walks you through the process that helped her to fast-track her new career by strategizing her learning and skill-building process.

What will you learn in this online course?

Course table of contents

  • U1
    U1. Introduction
  • U2
    U2. Is UX Right For Me?
  • U3
    U3. Learning UX Design
  • U4
    U4. Extra Tips
  • FP
    FP Final project
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Meet Ioana Teleanu, a self-taught UX designer, and your teacher for this course. Hear about her creative journey, which started out working at a bank, and led to her teaching herself design which transformed her career. She also shares some of the influences that have helped shape her, both professionally and personally.

Ioana then shows you how to navigate the overwhelming amount of questions, doubts, and confusion that come with exploring a new field. Reflect on your personal traits and background to find relevant experience and transferable skills (spoiler: everybody has these!). Then establish your reasons for wanting to learn UX design, as well as your goals.

Next, explore the main ingredients needed for learning: theory, practical exercises, real UX design projects, and support systems. Understand what goes into learning UX design and create an effective strategy to master the field.

Lastly, explore other key aspects that will help you throughout your learning journey: professional vocabulary, relevant soft skills, and the essential digital tools.

What is this course's project?

Create a personalized plan to strategize your learning of UX Design.

Who is this online course for?

This course is for aspiring UX designers. Whether you have little or no experience in the field, this course is for anyone who wants to learn how to learn UX.

Requirements and materials

No prior knowledge is required.

All you’ll need are a computer and internet connection to use Notion and Figma, which are browser-based programs.


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Ioana Teleanu

A course by Ioana Teleanu

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UX Designer and Mentor

Ioana Teleanu is a UX designer and mentor from Bucharest, Romania. She’s the founder of the UX Goodies community on Instagram, which has over 225K followers, as well as the Mento Design Academy boot camp. Ioana started out working at a bank, but taught herself UX, and in 2015, became a full-time designer.

She has worked in enterprises like ING Bank and UiPath, but also within smaller companies and startups. She created educational content for companies like Adobe, Editor X, Spline, and Notion. Through her boot camp and courses, she has been able to help many clients to jump-start their careers in UX, and has interviewed an array of design leaders such as Alan Cooper, Jakob Nielsen, Andy Budd, Chris Do, Stephen Gates, and many more.


Content

  • U1

    Introduction

    • About Me
    • Influences
  • U2

    Is UX Right For Me?

    • Navigating Doubts
    • Initial Questions
    • Who You Are
    • The Time Available
  • U3

    Learning UX Design

    • The Theory
    • Practical Exercises 1
    • Practical Exercises 2
    • UX Projects
    • The Support System
  • U4

    Extra Tips

    • Soft Skills
    • Other Learning Tools
    • Building a UX Vocabulary
  • FP

    Final project

    • UX Design: Create a Learning Strategy

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UX Design: Create a Learning Strategy. Design course by Ioana Teleanu

UX Design: Create a Learning Strategy

A course by Ioana Teleanu
UX Designer and Mentor. Bucharest, Romania.
Joined March 2021
  • 100% positive reviews (4)
  • 233 students