Learner and User Experience Research

An Introduction for the Field of Learning Design & Technology

Updated: March 18, 2019

Humans’ responses to experiences are central to the learning process. User and learner experience design (UX and LX, respectively) focuses on designing learning in a human-centered manner so as to provide learners with experiences that intentionally propel them towards learning goals. Join experts in the field to learn about the role of UX and LX design in the field of Learning Design & Technology (LDT). Specifically, UX and LX will be discussed from the perspectives of usability & UX theory, phases and processes, methods, and best practices.

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Matthew Schmidt, PhD, University of Cincinnati

Andrew Tawfik, PhD, University of Memphis

Yvonne Earnshaw, PhD, University of Memphis

Isa Jahnke, PhD, University of Missouri