Part-Time CourseUX / UI Design Bootcamp

Become a UX / UI Designer in 16 weeks by learning best practices and methodologies to organize and approach a project, prototype your ideas in Figma, create a compelling and state of the art design and experience for your users, across devices and app types.

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Part-Time

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Remote

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English

Program overview

Recent graduate, career changer, entrepreneur, or do you just want to expand your existing skill set? In any case, our Bootcamp is exactly what you are looking for. We have carefully designed our curriculum to contain the most up-to-date tools currently in demand in the job market. This is what makes our UX / UI Design bootcamp innovative and what will enable you to take the next step in your career.
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Upcoming Dates

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Are you interested in applying for our course? Then register here and we will inform you as soon as the next course dates are published.

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  • Schedule

    • Tue

      Remote

      • 18.00 - 21.00Lecture
    • Thu

      Remote

      • 18.00 - 21.00Practice
    • Sat *

      Remote

      • 09.00 - 12.00Lecture
      • 13.00 - 16.00Practice

      * The course takes place every second Saturday.

      LectureLearn from our instructors who are experts in their respective fields and get introduced to new topics during live lectures.

      PracticeWork on a set of interesting and challenging exercises related to the topics covered during the previous lecture. Practice your team-building skills by doing group projects together with your peers.

    Where our students get jobs

    Get your dream job - we'll support you along the way!

    Google
    Swisscom
    Axa
    Ava
    Ebay
    Swiss International Air Lines
    Adobe
    Elca
    Axpo
    Ginetta
    Novartis
    Atos
    Roche
    ETH Zurich
    Pictet
    Upc
    Avrios
    Ergon
    Google
    Swisscom
    Axa
    Ava
    Ebay
    Swiss International Air Lines
    Adobe
    Elca
    Axpo
    Ginetta
    Novartis
    Atos
    Roche
    ETH Zurich
    Pictet
    Upc
    Avrios
    Ergon
    APGSGA
    Sygnum
    Web Republic
    Brack
    UBS
    Globus
    Credit Suisse
    Migros
    Ruag
    Accenture
    Ernst & Young
    Dormakaba
    Comparis
    Climeworks
    Six Group
    Swiss Re Group
    SAP Software Solutions
    APGSGA
    Sygnum
    Web Republic
    Brack
    UBS
    Globus
    Credit Suisse
    Migros
    Ruag
    Accenture
    Ernst & Young
    Dormakaba
    Comparis
    Climeworks
    Six Group
    Swiss Re Group
    SAP Software Solutions

    What you will learn

    • Week 1 - 2

      Introduction to UX design

      • User-centered design
      • Design process
      • Accessibility
      • Personas
      • User stories
      • User journey maps
    • Week 3 - 4

      Prototyping UI in Figma

      • Wireframes
      • Low-fidelity and high-fidelity mockups
      • Common UI elements
      • Patterns and principles
    • Week 5 - 6

      Information architecture, design systems

      • Sitemaps
      • Navigation
      • UI kits
      • Design frameworks
    • Week 7 - 8

      Mobile interface design

      • Design for phones and tablets
    • Week 9 - 10

      Websites and web interfaces

      • Navigation
      • Grids
      • Responsive design
      • Forms
      • Common web UI patterns
    • Week 11 - 12

      Desktop applications

      • Windows and mac os
      • App design principles and patterns
    • Week 13 - 14

      Usability testing and development

      • Design critique sessions
      • Working with feedback
      • Analytics
      • Specifications for engineers
    • Week 15 - 16

      Portfolio Project

      This is it! All previous 14 weeks of hard work will now come into action by building a professional grade final project that you can show off to prospective employers.

    Application process

    • Apply to the program
    • Send us your CV or LinkedIn profile

    • First motivational interview with Constructor Academy

    • Work on a design challenge

    • Pay a deposit to secure your spot

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    Join us from anywhere

    Take our life-changing courses from anywhere in the world and gain knowledge and skills without the need to travel. With our remote courses, you can learn from anywhere, with just a laptop!

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    Financing options

    At Constructor Academy, we believe that finances should never be a barrier to accessing the education and training that can help individuals achieve their goals. That's why we offer a variety of financing options to make our courses more accessible to a diverse range of students. We also work with external organizations that provide financial assistance to those in need.

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    Upcoming events

    Attend one of our events. Discover our upcoming workshops, info sessions, final presentations and webinars on trending topics.

    • Codeversary - Join our one-year anniversary at our Munich location

      07. Oct 23, 01:00 PM - 05:00 PM GMT+2

      Constructor Academy c/o Acronis Office, Landsberger Str. 110, 80339 Munich or online via Zoom

      Join us in celebrating a year of growth and innovation at our upcoming event on Saturday, October 7, 2023, starting at 1 PM. We have an exciting lineup of three interactive workshops tailored to cater to a diverse range of interests and skill levels. Whether you're a beginner eager to delve into the world of coding or an advanced practitioner looking to fine-tune your skills, we've got something for everyone. Workshops: - Code an Oktoberfest Festival Directory with React - Data Analytics with Python: Analyse housing prices! - NLP and Generative AI workshop Don't miss out on this opportunity for a day filled with learning, networking, and celebration!

    • Join us at the herCAREER Expo in Munich

      12. Oct 23, 09:30 AM - 04:30 PM GMT+2

      MOC Munich (Lilienthalallee 40)

      The herCAREER Expo is Europe's most important and largest career and networking event for women. Join us at our stand and learn more about our courses, meet employers, ask questions, and make connections in Munich! The Constructor Academy team is looking forward to meeting you there. Click the link below to reserve your ticket.

    • Graduates Fair Switzerland

      02. Nov 23, 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM GMT+1

      Halle 550, Zürich-Oerlikon

      Join us on November 2, at the Graduates Fair and get to know the top employers in the Swiss economy. Establish lasting contacts in personal conversations and secure yourself an advantage over other applicants. We look forward to seeing you there!

    • Tech Job fair Zurich

      23. Nov 23, 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM GMT+1

      Volkshaus Zurich

      The speed dating event for recruiting! Come to meet employers, ask questions, and make connections in Zurich! The Constructor Academy team is looking forward to meeting you there. Get your free ticket today.

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    FAQs

    • What’s the non-technical interview?

      Lasting 20 minutes in-person or over video call, it gives us a chance to get to know you, your professional experience, motivation and goals for participating in the program.

    • What’s the design challenge in the application process?

      The design challenge consists in creating wireframes for a mobile app (10-12 screens) on a given topic. The challenge serves the purpose of assessing your aptitude for design.

    • How many students are there per class?

      To maintain a high level of interaction and instruction, each class has an average of 10 to max. 20 students (in-class).

    • Do I need to know how to code?

      No, this bootcamp does not require any coding. Basic knowledge of the HTML and CSS Markup languages can be beneficial but is not a requirement.

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    Instructors

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    Kenji Nguyen

    UX-Designer

    Kenji Nguyen is a highly skilled UX Designer with a technical background and a strong sense of branding, business, and innovation. He has an impressive 9 years of experience in UX design, having previously worked at Mercedes-Benz and Okinesio. Kenji's Motion Design expertise allows him to bring a dynamic and visually engaging perspective to his work. Outside of his professional work, he is a passionate creative who blends design, art, and music. With his extensive experience and diverse talents, Kenji brings knowledge and expertise to every project he works on.

    Team Member

    Marie-Aude Sourd-Ramos

    UX-Researcher

    Marie-Aude Sourd-Ramos has 15 years of Customer and Account Management experience and is a Sr. User Experience Researcher & Strategist. She applies a user-centric process to help businesses grow, turning Research Insights into a growth hacking advantage. Her goal is to create products and services that customers love, use, and promote. She is passionate about creating more accessible and inclusive products, volunteering her time to such projects.

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    Lucia Sidler

    UX-Designer

    Lucia Sidler is a UX Designer at Ginetta Web/Mobile with a background in graphic design. She transitioned to UX design in 2017 and has since worked at Roche before joining Ginetta. Lucia collaborates and leads the creation of various digital products, working with top Swiss clients such as Avaloq, BIS, Klenico, V-ZUG, and Roche. She excels in sprint formats and is involved in the entire product development process, from concept to implementation support. Lucia's expertise in UX design helps her to create user-friendly and visually appealing products that achieve business objectives.

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    Marcel Bieri

    Senior consultant and UX designer

    Marcel Bieri is a seasoned senior consultant and UX designer at VIU, with previous experience as a UX/UI teacher at the OST – Ostschweizer Fachhochschule and head of user experience at Adcubum. He is also a mentor in interaction design and prototyping, providing freelance services to User Wizards. During the course of several years, Marcel's expertise in UX design has been honed, creating engaging and intuitive digital experiences. With a strong background in interaction design, prototyping, and user experience, he is dedicated to delivering exceptional results on every project he oversees. Having worked in a variety of industries and created designs that resonate with users, Marcel has the necessary skills to work in a variety of industries.

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    Fabian Scheiwiller

    Freelance UX / Interaction Designer

    Fabian Scheiwiller is a freelance UX / Interaction Designer with extensive experience in the industry. He also lectures part-time at Schule für Gestaltung Zürich. He previously worked as an Interaction Designer at MONS AG, where he developed user experiences for websites and mobile apps. Before that, he worked as a Constructor at DS Engineering AG, specializing in product design and development. Fabian is passionate about creating intuitive, engaging designs, and exceeding his client's expectations. He is a skilled and creative designer committed to delivering exceptional user experiences.

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