From Web Designer to UX Designer

Mary O’Gorman

Senior Product Designer at Udemy

Mary O’Gorman

Tell us a bit about your career before you studied UX with us?

Previously, my career path led me from graphic design, interior communications, e-learning and web design. Before I learned about UX, I was working as a web designer - designing and building websites.

Why did you want to learn more about UX?

I wanted to understand more about how my designs were being used. If they were meeting the users’ needs and how I could improve them for the user and the business.

Why did you choose to study UX with us?

I heard the course was very good - covering a broad base of UX design process and principles.

Since completing the course, how has your career progressed?

Since completing the course, I brought the UX process into my work. In the last few years, my career has progressed as a UX designer and teacher. Doing the course helped set the foundation for my drive to learn more about UX design.

Would you recommend the course to others? Why?

Yes, I thought it was a thorough course and presented well.

In one word, how would you describe your experience on the course?


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