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Workshops in User Experience (UX) Design

Flex into UX! by Brooklyn Public Library (BPL) and City University of New York (CUNY)

Services Provided Apprenticeships and skills training, Career services

Eligibility BIPOC Black, Indigenous, Hispanic/Latino, and people of color, CUNY student, Immigrant, Justice-impacted individual, LGBTQ+ Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and more, Low-income, NYCHA resident, Person with a disability, Public assistance recipient, Veteran, Woman

Schedule 3 to 6 months, Daytime

Disability Accommodation Disability Accommodation

Last Updated Last updated on Jun 23, 2023

Join this free program to learn about new skills in User Experience (UX) Design and ways to enter the tech industry

Flex Into UX! teaches design thinking fundamentals from current industry experts. With live lectures and hands-on projects, you’ll flex your brain muscles with User Experience Design concepts and tools.

All workshops and lectures are taught by industry experts currently working in User Experience Design. There are live online workshops and in-person support with career services, soft skills prep, and help in finding more programs. The program ends with a competitive Design-A-Thon.

Who it's for Who it's for

You’re eligible if you:

  • are 18 years and older
  • are proficient in English
  • have a Brooklyn Public Library card
  • are an NYC Resident
  • are comfortable using technology, have a computer, and have a stable internet connection for remote sessions

Duration and Length Duration and Length

Virtually twice a week, 6pm-9pm and in-person Saturdays, two sessions, 10am-1pm and 1:30pm-4:30pm

The program begins the week of July 10, 2023, ending with a competitive Design-A-Thon on September 30, 2023

Disability Accommodation Disability Accommodation

Closed captioning for remote sessions and ADA accessible location for in-person sessions.

Next Steps

Sign up for the program in the “Get in touch” section of the Flex into UX website, or send an email to [email protected]