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Who Is This UX Design Professional Diploma Course For?
The Professional Diploma in UX Design is credit-rated by Glasgow Caledonian University. It covers everything you need to become a certified UX professional.
This diploma is perfect for:
Build Your Portfolio
You will create 16 real-world projects for hands-on experience on all the key aspects of UX design. This professional portfolio will demonstrate to the employers your job readiness.
What Will you Learn in this UX Design Diploma course
Gain a deep understanding of the UX design process.
Master core research methods, from usability testing to depth interviews.
Translate research data into user goals, personas and journey maps.
Define navigation, user flows and information architecture.
Dig into the details of interaction design and sketching.
Harness the power of design principles to create better software.
Discover proven techniques to increase the usability of any design.
Learn how to design mobile websites and applications.
Master the details of designing common user workflows.
Build interactive prototypes and annotate your designs.
Develop your UX portfolio through a series of 8 -16 real-world projects.
Projects constitute 60% of the overall course mark.
Get assessed on your knowledge through a final online exam that constitutes 40% of the overall course mark.
Become a Certified UX Design Professional
- University-rated and industry-validated international certification
- 24/7 access to the online course content with live support
- Ongoing mentor support for portfolio & project work
- 6-month or 12-month study duration options
- Time investment: 4-6 hours per week
- The exam fee is included in the course fee
- Ongoing career & CV development as well as job interview support
- Industry webinars and insights
- UX Design Institute is responsible for the online delivery and mentor support to the students
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Frequently Asked Questions
Our application process is tailored to an individual basis and our Educational Advisors will work with you throughout your journey.
You don’t need experience in design or technology to enrol in this diploma course.
When deciding whether we are the right fit for each other, key elements such as background experience and commitment levels need to be assessed.
Our applicants come from various backgrounds including project management, development, graphic design or product management – therefore expertise in technology or design may benefit but isn’t mandatory when applying!
MOTIVATION & COMMITMENT
Most important though is dedication – studying any of the professional qualifications involves hard work which would pay off only if supported by commitment and vigour on your part while being backed up by the Institute every step along your educational path.
ENGLISH LANGUAGE PROFICIENCY
You need to be comfortable learning in English. All video lessons, course materials, webinars, correspondence and the final exam are delivered in English.
With our program, you can tailor your learning experience to best suit your availability.
1. Structured path
Our 6-month structured path will give you deadlines and video lessons each month along with a monthly mentor-hosted webinar for added guidance.
2. Self-directed path
Alternatively, take the self-directed approach – complete course materials at any pace within 12 months of enrollment while still having access to all the same resources as on the structured path.
Yes. The Professional Diploma in UX Design provides students with the unique opportunity to gain hands-on experience with 16 projects tailored for a comprehensive understanding of User Experience.
Working on an individual case study, learners will engage in research, design and prototyping of both websites and mobile apps resulting in portfolio pieces that demonstrate their knowledge as they develop into topnotch UX professionals!
Every project is an opportunity for you to develop proficiency – from exploring user needs to designing wireframes through prototyping – ultimately leading to mastering UI/UX skills with real-life applications.
Yes. Our mentors are some of the best and brightest UX professionals out there. They will be your trusted companion as you make your way through the course, inspiring and motivating you every step of the way.
You will be able to join them for their monthly webinars where they’ll answer any questions or review projects to ensure a successful learning and practical experience!
The UK higher education system is internationally renowned for its excellent standards. Our courses are all credit-rated by Glasgow Caledonian University, a highly-rated UK university.
The Professional Diploma in UX Design is allocated 20 credits at Level 8 on the Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework.
For guidance, please review the Certification Equivalents Table.
The courses are run on a monthly basis so you need to enrol by the 25th of each month to be able to join the following beginning of the month’s cohort.
Our UX Graduates Get Jobs They Want
UX Design Institute and its international partners, like us at NKDigital, have enabled thousands of students to embark on fulfilling careers in UX design.