Learn User Research: Generative


Why Learn User Research: Generative?

The first step in creating effective designs is to understand people. In this course, you will dive into generative user research that aid the beginning stages of the development of product and design.

Take-Away Skills

You’ll learn how to plan user research and conduct user interviews, user surveys, and card sorting. After conducting user research, you’ll analyze quantitative and qualitative data from the research and create affinity mappings and persons. Finally, you’ll create a research report to share findings with your colleagues and stakeholders.

Miro Partnership

This course was made in partnership with Miro, an online collaborative whiteboarding platform used in workplaces around the globe. We’ve integrated Miro into our learning environment to give you an interactive learning experience!

Notes on Prerequisites

This course does not require any prerequisite knowledge, but it’s recommended that you take the Introduction to UI and UX Design course or have an introductory knowledge of UI and UX design.

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    Learn how to plan and conduct user research and analyze qualitative data.
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    Learn how to practice and analyze user research and assemble a research report to share insights.

What you'll create

Portfolio projects that showcase your new skills

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How you'll master it

Stress-test your knowledge with quizzes that help commit syntax to memory

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— Madelyn, Pinterest

I know from first-hand experience that you can go in knowing zero, nothing, and just get a grasp on everything as you go and start building right away.

Course Description

Learn how to plan and conduct user research, analyze user data, and share research insights by creating a research report.


Earn a certificate of completion
4 hours to complete in total

5 articles, 1 project, 1 informational