Best Practices for iOS User Interface Design

About this course: You will learn to develop sophisticated user interfaces for iOS, with a focus on user interface design best practices, UI animations, and responsive design. You will learn about the key UI widgets, mapping interfaces and view restoration.

Created by:   University of California, Irvine

  • Don Patterson
    Taught by:    Don Patterson, Associate Professor
    Informatics and Computer Science

  • Sam Kaufman
    Taught by:    Sam Kaufman, Partner at Gradient
Basic Info
How To PassPass all graded assignments to complete the course.
User Ratings
Average User Rating 4.6See what learners said
Getting to know iOS Design Concepts
Welcome to Best Practices for iOS User Interface Design! This week, we will take a deep dive into getting to know iOS design concepts. We will cover iOS, HCI, and HIG plus complete a peer review assignment called Layout with Dynamic Constraints that, as the name suggests, uses the auto-layout engine to make dynamic user interfaces.

9 videos3 readings
  1. Reading: Pre-Course Survey
  2. Reading: Course Overview
  3. Video: Welcome!
  4. Video: Intro to iOS Design
  5. Video: iOS Design Concepts
  6. Video: iOS UI Composition
  7. Video: Device Adaptivity
  8. Video: Device Adaptivity Demo
  9. Video: Launch Screen Demo
  10. Video: Case Study: Constraint Layouts Part 1
  11. Video: Case Study: Constraint Layouts Part 2
  12. Reading: Week 1 Peer Review Directions
Graded: Layout with Dynamic Constraints
The Design Solutions that come with iOS
In week 2, we will discuss the design solutions that come with iOS. We will cover HIG and HCI principles plus learn how to achieve the design. We will wrap up this week with a quiz to test your knowledge on what you have learned this week. 

8 videos
  1. Video: Starting and Stopping
  2. Video: Navigation Styles
  3. Video: Gestures and Touch
  4. Video: Leveraging iOS
  5. Video: Some HCI Principles
  6. Video: Bars
  7. Video: Controls
  8. Video: Temporary Views
Graded: Week 2 Quiz
View Controllers and Map Interfaces
This week, we will look at view controllers and map interfaces. We will cover user interface construction plus complete a peer review assignment called The Basic Map View. Who doesn't want to be able to put locations on a map! 

7 videos1 reading
  1. Video: UIScrollView
  2. Video: Navigation View Controller
  3. Video: Working with the Keyboard
  4. Video: Intro to MapView
  5. Video: MapView Case Study: Part 1
  6. Video: MapView Case Study: Part 2
  7. Video: MapView Case Study: Part 3
  8. Reading: Week 3 Peer Review Directions
Graded: Basic Map Interface
Table Views, Core Data and User Interface Integration
In week 4, we will look at table views, core data, and user interface integration. We will cover table views, table views plus core data, and you will finally learn how to put it all together. We will end the course with a peer review assignment called To Do Manager.

16 videos1 reading
  1. Video: UITableView: Part 1
  2. Video: UITableView: Part 2
  3. Video: UITableView: Part 3
  4. Video: UITableView: Part 4
  5. Video: UITableView: Part 5
  6. Video: UITableView with CoreData: Part 1
  7. Video: UITableView with CoreData: Part 2
  8. Video: UITableView with CoreData: Part 3
  9. Video: UITableView with CoreData: Part 4
  10. Video: Case Study: To Do List Part 1
  11. Video: Case Study: To Do List Part 2
  12. Video: Case Study: To Do List Part 3
  13. Video: Case Study: To Do List Part 4
  14. Video: Case Study: To Do List Part 5
  15. Video: Case Study: To Do List Part 6
  16. Video: Case Study: To Do List Part 7
  17. Reading: Week 4 Peer Review Directions
Graded: To Do List Manager
How It Works
Each course is like an interactive textbook, featuring pre-recorded videos, quizzes and projects.
Help from Your Peers
Help from Your Peers
Connect with thousands of other learners and debate ideas, discuss course material, and get help mastering concepts.
Earn official recognition for your work, and share your success with friends, colleagues, and employers.
University of California, Irvine
Since 1965, the University of California, Irvine has combined the strengths of a major research university with the bounty of an incomparable Southern California location. UCI’s unyielding commitment to rigorous academics, cutting-edge research, and leadership and character development makes the campus a driving force for innovation and discovery that serves our local, national and global communities in many ways.

No comments:

Post a Comment