When & Where

Quick Facts

  • Availability Yes
  • Tutor To be confirmed
  • Course Code C22DSNC02C
  • Suitable For 19 year olds and up are permitted on this course

What you will learn

This course is an introduction to mobile app design for user interfaces (UI) with Figma. This will include the key stages of designing an app such as layouts and components. ‘Figma is the free mobile design tool trusted by design teams at Uber, Square and Twitter.’ www.figma.com.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Create shapes
  • Use layers, groups and frames
  • Apply colour and text
  • Use components
  • Create a menu page


  • Full fee
  • Concession fee
  • Class format and activities

    You will be taught in rooms equipped with Macs and will have access to Adobe software during lessons. Your tutor will deliver the content via a mixture of demonstrations and one to one support in class.

    Entry requirements

    A basic understanding of working with text and images/shapes on PCs/Macs. It would be an advantage to be familiar with Adobe Illustrator/other vector based software.

    What you need

    You will need to sign up to a free Figma account at figma.com. A USB storage device to save your work. A notebook and stationery.

    What you can do next

    There is always the opportunity to continue and advance your skills in digital design. There are short courses available using different design platforms across all three centres at Morley. Please talk to your tutor for more advice on what to do next.