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Google UX Design - December 2024 Cohort

Dec 1, 2024 - Mar 31, 2025

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Full course description


Start Date

December 1, 2024






Google Career Certificate

& Digital Badge



17 Weeks



8-10 Hours Weekly




Follow the UX Design Process

Course Description

The Google UX Design Certificate teachers learners the foundations of UX design, including empathizing with users, building wireframes and prototypes, and conducting research to test your designs.

Certificate graduates know how to follow the UX design process, understand the basics of UX research, and can work with Figma and Adobe XD — two of the most in-demand design tools by employers. 

Graduates also build portfolio websites to showcase their projects, including a mobile app, a responsive website, and a cross-platform experience.  

Learning Objectives

  1. Have a portfolio website that includes as many as 3 end-to-end projects: a mobile app, a responsive website, and a cross-platform experience. 
  2. Dive into working in Figma, one of the most in-demand design tools by employers.
  3. Know how to follow the design thinking framework: empathize with users, define pain points, ideate solutions, create wireframes and prototypes, test and iterate on designs.
  4. Understand the basics of UX research, like planning research studies, conducting interviews and usability studies, and synthesizing research results.

Target Learner

This certificate program is for anyone who wants to enter the field of UX Design; no prior experience or specific knowledge is required.

Course Topics

  • User Research
  • Wireframe
  • Prototype
  • Test Designs
  • Usability Studies
  • Create a Portfolio

7 Courses In This Certificate

Foundations of User Experience (UX) Design

Start the UX Design Process: Empathize, Define, and Ideate

Build Wireframes and Low-Fidelity Prototypes

Conduct UX Research and Test Early Concepts

Create High-Fidelity Designs and Prototypes in Figma

Build Dynamic User Interfaces (UI) for Websites

Design a User Experience for Social Good and Prepare for Jobs




This non-credit course is offered online using the Canvas LMS (Learning Management System) and Coursera, over a 17-week period. It is asynchronous, but not self-paced. You will have until March 31, 2025 to complete the course. You should plan to spend about 10 hours per week on the course. You will be assessed throughout the course to demonstrate proficiency on the subject matter. You must pass all assessments before receiving the course badge and certificate.