UX & UI - Module 2 Part A - Trish Nguyen

1) WHAT I LEARNED

  • Technical Area:
    • learned how to conduct affinity mapping
    • learned how to use Excel and Miro together in order to do affinity mapping collaboratively with a team
  • Tools: STEM-Away forum, Miro, Excel
  • Soft Skills:
    • teamwork techniques to perform affinity mapping together

2) THREE ACHIEVEMENT HIGHLIGHTS

  • Learned how to analyze research methods and turn them into individual insights.
  • Learned about how to organize thoughts with affinity mapping.
  • Exposed to a platform on which to conduct affinity mapping.

3) TASKS COMPLETED

  • Collected answers to research methods from previous assignment.
  • Used research data to practice affinity mapping.
  • Started account and practiced using Miro.

4) CHALLENGES

  • I struggled with applying user responses to practical categories that could later be implemented as UX design, but I’m sure it will be come easier with time and practice.