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What's a good UX crash course?

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Depends what you want to do with it. If you want to just start learning about how to think from a user perspective and apply UX strategy techniques, check out Jared Spool’s leaders of awesomeness. It’s free and really informative 1 hour talks that happen every Monday. If you want to learn what UX is at a very basic level, look up AJ + Smart on YouTube,. They have a ton of great, approachable content about getting into UX, basic UX principles and more. If you’re looking for a boot camp, I don’t know, hopefully someone else can help with that.

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I echo this as well!

I saw some good rated ones on Udemy that were pretty cheap. I was self-taught after getting my BFA so I never did a traditional course.

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Check out Udemy for sure or Skillshare

You can also get a mentor and ask to shadow them as an unpaid apprenticeship

Just curious why as a DS you want to learn about UX? Just knowledge to partner better with stakeholders or you want to switch?

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