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CUNY TechWorks: User Experience Design Program (Info Session)



Kingsborough Community College
2001 Oriental Boulevard
Brooklyn, NY 11235
United States


Tuesday, July 17, 2018 - 11:00am to Wednesday, July 18, 2018 - 1:00pm


Now Recruiting for our Fall Cohort!! Join us at Kingsborough Community College and learn how our new tuition-FREE User Experience training program can help you break into one of the most in-demand fields.  Who should attend We welcome all levels and those with an interest and passion for design! This info session will provide information about: The field of User Experience Design  Our program mission Our curriculum break-down and class dates and our admission and application process  Bring all your questions!   What you'll learn In our 15-week part-time evening program, you will learn from current industry experts via hands-on projects which will focus on important design thinking process such as: Intro user experience design & wireframing Human center design Visual design Project management Work on a real client project Capstone portfolio development  As students complete the program they will get an array of support services such as career development, soft skills prep, portfolio review and job placement assistance. Qualifications Be 18 or older Have at least a High School diploma or GED Be able to work in the U.S. Be a NYC Resident We hope to see you soon! *Check your order confirmation email for event room location.   FAQs What is event room location? If you register for the event please check your email and look for the order confirmation which will have the room location. How can I contact the organizer with any questions? Email us at How many UX training sessions will you be having? KBCC/ CUNY Techworks program will be having 3 sessions per year one during Spring, one in the Summer, and one in the Fall until 2020. Can I apply online for this program? No, you need to attend our information session and at the end, you'll receive an application for the program. How much does the training program cost? it's a FREE program. Am I overqualified if I have a Bachelors degree? No. Do I need to be a CUNY student to apply? No. Do I need to have a visual design background or experience? No. Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event? No. Can I update my registration information? Yes. What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event? By Subway F Line: Take the F Line to the Ave. X Station, then transfer to the eastbound B1 to KCC N Line (Sea Beach): Take the N Line to the Bay Parkway / 86th St. Station, then transfer to the eastbound B1 to KCC Q or B lines: Take the Q or B Line to the Brighton Beach Station, then transfer to the eastbound B1 to KCC or take the Q or B Line to the Sheepshead Bay Station, then transfer to the B49 to KCC. D Line (West End):Take the D Line to the 25th Ave. Station, then transfer to the eastbound B1 to KCC 2, 3, 4 or 5 Lines: Take the 2, 3, 4 or 5 to the Franklin Ave. Station/Eastern Pkwy, then transfer to the S Line to the Prospect Park Station, then transfer to the Q or B Lines; take the Q or B Line to the Brighton Beach Station, then transfer to the eastbound B1 to KCC By Bus Direct to the College: Take B1 or B49 to the last stop, Oriental Blvd. and Mackenzie St., then walk east on Oriental Blvd., which leads directly to the entrance of KCC By car: Parking is available on campus, please show security Eventbrite ticket on your phone or printed if needed.