According to comScore, 50% of searches will be voice searches by 2020.
From ordering a taxi to dimming the lights, people are starting to interact with technology in a more natural way: talking.
There are over 15,000 Alexa skills available, and this number is growing exponentially.
Voice user interfaces are set to
revolutionize the way we interact with technology
Companies that hire people trained by CareerFoundry
Voice User Interface Design in collaboration with Amazon Alexa
Course starting Monday, December 4, 2017 - spaces limitedEnroll
Take our comprehensive course in UX for voice user interface design and specialize in this fast evolving technology. It was built in collaboration with voice leader, Amazon Alexa, to guarantee the most industry-relevant skills are covered. By the end of the course, you'll have designed a complete voice experience for Amazon Alexa and developed your own Alexa skills.
Become the go-to specialist for voice design and change
how people interact with technology
What you'll learn
This course gives you the foundation and hands-on practice you need to apply
voice design principles to voice services like Amazon Alexa and more...
Introduction to Voice Design
Getting Started with Your Voice Design Course
History & Appeal of Voice
Use Cases for Voice
Personas for Voice
Voice Interactions with Alexa
Building Your First Skill
Working with AWS Lambda
Certifying Your Skill
UX Design Principles for Voice
User Stories for Voice
User Flows for Voice
Context & Memory in Voice Design
Usability Testing for Voice Interactions
Accessibility & Voice
Safe Voice Design
The course gives you hands-on practice applying voice principles to designing real Alexa skills.
You'll finish the course with portfolio pieces like voice user flows, scripts, and personas.
You'll also have the chance to implement and showcase your designs by building 3 Alexa skills.
The questions and phrases people use in voice search are drastically different from the searches users conduct via a keyboard.
Voice-based queries are different than written searches, generally made up of longer phrases, including complete sentences.
No longer can you simply target a specific keyword, content and websites need to be more complex, ready to answer the questions users have.
Before we know it, consumers will carry out lots of day-to-day transactions using voice. In order to meet consumer demand, companies will simply have to adapt to voice technology. Designers who start learning today will become in-demand experts at the forefront of this exciting tech revolution.
Studying with CareerFoundry: How it works
Access the course from anywhere:
To study Voice User Interface Design, you’ll just need a laptop/PC and an internet
Work with a personalized Mentor:
You’ll get regular feedback from an experienced VUI designer.
We believe people learn best by doing. That’s why as soon as you’ve learned something new, you’ll
put it to the test and get 1-on-1 help until you’ve nailed it.
Study at your own pace:
The course takes on average 8 weeks at 15 hours/week, but you can choose to finish quicker or
extend if you need to.
Join the CareerFoundry community:
Exchange ideas and build connections with like-minded designers across the globe.
Frequently Asked Questions
Do I need any experience to join the course?
You should be comfortable with executing UX Design tasks and concepts like user personas, low- and high-fidelity prototyping, user flows, and usability testing for visual designs.
How long does the course take?
The course is approximately 120 hours. Most people choose to study 15 hours / week and finish in 8 weeks. However, this is flexible -- you may choose to put in more time and finish sooner or request an extension.
What industry experts are saying about
Voice User Interface Design
Voice interface design is very easy to do badly. But, if done well, it can mean a massive improvement in the user experience at every digital touchpoint.
Founder, Digitalime Agency
Voice is a brand new way of interacting with technology, and one that we believe is the future of computing. We’re excited to work with CareerFoundry to provide support specifically for UX designers, so that they can create even more engaging voice-first experiences.
Director, Amazon Alexa
Become the go-to specialist for Voice User Interface Design
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