The key challenge to meet the objective set out by ESFA was the outdated user interface. Mars Spiders set out to redesign both the public-facing Find a course directory and provider backend portal used by providers to populate the directory.
The output of the quick wins alpha will be a low fidelity prototype that has been validated by a number of Career advisers and is used by development resource to build the private beta of Find a course. Both providers and the public were delighted with the Beta delivery. The user interface turned to be easy to use and intuitive resulting in incredible smooth user experience.