Reflecting on Industrial Partnered and Project Based Master Course of ‘UX Foundation’

  • Xin XinEmail author
  • Wei Liu
  • Menghan Wu
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 10919)


This paper describes the reflection from project based course: ‘UX Foundation’. A real project from Philips Lighting was integrated in and played a very aggressive role. This is the first time, students teamed up and do a real project from top company in the world. Series reflections have been listed in this paper, such as students got difficulty in defining target user; got unclear logic relationship between methods; lack of research experience and skills; not thorough understanding stakeholder’s requirements; got challenge on briefing the presentation. The purpose of reflecting is to make project based course better in near future.


User experience design procedure Design method Reflection Logic 



We thank all students for their enthusiasm and hard work. We thank Xiaoyan Zhu, Xu Zeng and Caijie Yan for their knowledge. We thank Philips Lighting for trust. We thank faculty of psychology in BNU for their support.

The publication of this research project was supported by the Fundamental Research Funds for the Central Universities (No. 01900-310422110).


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Beijing Normal UniversityBeijingChina

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