Ricky Ke - UX Pathway - Self-Assessment

Week: July 28th to Aug 4th

Overview of Things Learned:

Technical Area:

  • How to design a Persona (information and visual looking)
  • Create open-end and closed-end questions for a survey
  • The basics of information architecture

Tools:

  • Figma
  • Miro
  • Mural

Soft Skills:

  • Critical thinking
  • Communication
  • Organizing

Achievement Highlights

  • Creating user survey questions
  • Designing a Persona

Meetings Attended:

From July 15th (Monday, Wednesday, and Friday) to now

Goals for the Upcoming Week:

  • Finish low fidelity prototype for Zoom
  • Move on to high fidelity after that
  • Spread the survey out

Tasks Done:

  • Survey questions
  • Persona
  • Interviews
  • Affinity mapping

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Ricky Ke - UX Pathway - Self-Assessment 2

Overview of Things Learned:

Week: Aug 4th to Aug 11th

Technical Area:

  • Creating a low fidelity prototype with the current design zoom have and new features we want to add in it
  • Learning about UI design (use of font, color tones, and how each color can give a different type of vibe)

Tools:

  • Figma
  • Mural
  • Miro

Soft Skills:

  • Went to Fireside Chat with Benjamin Basseches and learned more depth about UX design (the education and career path people could take)

  • Getting better at communication and working with teammates

Achievement Highlights

  • Completed the persona in a good design template that is visually better than last time. I learn the difference between a good template and a better template. Especially in the use of colors and font.
  • Working with the team on the mood board
  • Finishing the low fidelity prototype. I feel very accomplished that the team decided to use my split screen design as a sample. First time designing something like and learned a lot of the critical thinking and skills that comes with it. After that, changing most of the low fidelity to Mid fidelity prototype by changing all the text boxes to words

Meetings Attended:

July 15 – August 11

Goals for the Upcoming Week:

  • Continue the mood board
  • Making the prototype to high fidelity

Tasks done:

  • Survey questions
  • Persona
  • Interviews
  • Affinity mapping
  • Card sorting
  • Information Architecture
  • Low fidelity prototype

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Ricky Ke - UX Pathway - Self-Assessment 3

Technical Area:

  • Turning the low fidelity prototype we have to a high fidelity prototype by adding in text, icons, pictures, and colors.
  • Using the prototype function in Figma by connecting the link

Tools:

  • Figma
  • Mural
  • Miro

Soft Skills:

  • Improving how to present a presentation in a virtual setting

Achievement Highlights

  • Summarizing the key points we collected from the survey
  • Completing the low fidelity prototype and move on to the high fidelity prototype

Meetings Attended:

All meeting since July 15

Tasks done:

  • Survey questions
  • Persona
  • Interviews
  • Affinity mapping
  • Card sorting
  • Information Architecture
  • Low fidelity prototype
  • High Fidelity Prototype
  • Presentation

@ddas