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Take free online product design courses to build your skills and advance your career. Learn product design and other in-demand subjects with courses from top universities and institutions around the world on edX.

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What is Product Design?

Product design is the process of planning new products or services. The multi-stage process involves extensive user research, market analysis, creative thinking, ideation, concepting, prototyping, testing and more. A product designer combines extensive creative, analytical and technical skills to effectively design new, innovative and commercially viable additions to a company’s suite of products and services.

Online Product Design Courses and Programs

Get an introduction to product design with courses from major universities and institutions. Take online courses in product design, industrial design, product management and more with video tutorials, online quizzes and more.

Additionally, edX offers the option to pursue verified certificates in product design courses. The certificate lists edX and the name of the university or institution offering the course and can be uploaded to your LinkedIn profile. It is proof for employers and others that you have successfully completed the course.

Start with a free, 7-week online course from Delft that offers a fresh approach to designing meaningful products. Learn how to analyze and observe the needs of the user and then transform user insights into a creative design. The introductory design course will expose you to the concept of design thinking, show you the product design process and prepare you for further courses in product design, product management, critical thinking and more.

Explore addition courses in design theory and practice. Many courses are self-paced so you can enroll and start learning today.