How to become a UXD (user experience designer) (infographic)

22 Nov 20122.32k Views

A career as a user experience designer marries tech knowledge with knowing what makes people tick, a new infographic on how to pursue a career in human-centred design reveals.

The infographic created for Schools.com taps into a buzz-worthy career these days – without user experience designers, navigating apps and websites could be confusing and difficult.

A job in user experience design incorporates several elements: usability, interaction design, information architecture, visual design, and prototype development, according to the infographic.

The infographic also charts examples of user experience designers at work, educational background and expanded education, tool proficiencies, experience, and salary.

Keyboard image via Shutterstock

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Tina Costanza
By Tina Costanza

Tina Costanza came to Ireland from Canada, where she had held senior editorial positions at daily newspapers in Ottawa and Toronto. When she wasn’t saving dangling participles or managing production at Siliconrepublic.com, she was training for 10K races or satisfying a craving for scones. She left the company in April 2015 in order to return to her native Canada.

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