UX Upskill | Hyper Island
For the first time, in all my design education, I have a designated module focusing only on ethics. Not just a few hours of GDPR and inclusive design, but 2 weeks on the broader scope of ethics. Still not that long, but long enough to dive a bit deeper on the issue.
Ethics is a system of moral principles that is concerned with what is good or bad for individuals and society. It’s derived from the Greek word “ethikos” which means character or disposition (Wikipedia).
At the start of this module my understanding of ethics in relation to UX was blurry. I…