Choosing a problem
Brief: Rent a movie on Netflix
The company wants to rent movies that are not included in subscription.
View the brief for Nexflix
Live class: Real design process
First I explained to Grace how the process structured in tech companies and explained why it’s different in bootcamps.
The competitor analysis
Following my process Grace did a competitor analysis to identify industry standards.
Being very visual
2 possible directions
Based on the analysis Grace sketched two possible directions.
Choosing one version and going straight to prototyping,
Usability tests brief
At the evening of the first day we discussed how the usability test is done and I shared the template I always use at work.
Before our meeting in the morning Grace managed to do two interviews already.
I was the participant #3
Here comes the moment of doubts
My program is indeed different from what you’ve been told on bootcamps. Junior designers often taught the whole design process and this is right. But in reality the natural career evolution looks like that:
Junior designers don't need to demonstrate UX design process in portfolios. Only the part they will be going at work, according to their job grade.
I was so glad to hear that 🥰
After the first round of feedback Grace iterated on the prototype.
2 more user tests
Changes are slight but important!
My favourite part of the process! Very live and very practical tips to good UI
Final design of the feature