User experience design


This course introduces user experience design (UXD) in the context of bioinformatics tools and service development. It provides an overview of basic concepts and links to external resources on UXD where you can learn more.

Developers, bioinformaticians and researchers who are involved in the process of creating bioinformatics tools and resources that use biological data will find this training useful. No prior experience is required to understand the materials.

This e-learning training module was developed as part of the BioMedBridges project, funded by FP7 Capacities Specific Programme, grant agreement no. 284209.


European CommissionFP7

About this course

Tom Hancocks
Learning objectives: 
  • Explain the concept of UXD
  • Comprehend the benefits of conducting UXD
  • Describe different approaches to undertaking UXD