Course Description

Certificate Fundamentals of User Experience Design



Explore how the core elements of user experience (UX) design can be used to create more effective, engaging and enjoyable digital media interactions.

What is it?

User experience design uses research, design skills and usability testing to enhance the ways in which a user can interact with a digital product. It involves varied activities, including user research, requirements analysis, user interface and interaction design, prototyping, and user testing. The demand from industry in Ireland for people with these skills has grown in response to the increasing prominence and importance of the field. This course produces skilled and knowledgeable user experience designers to fill this gap.

CollegeIADT Dún Laoghaire Institute of Art Design & Technology
Course LocationDublin, Ireland
Location PostcodeCo. Dublin
Course CategoryScience & Technology
Course TypeClassroom Based
Course QualificationLevel 9 Certificate
Awarding BodyIADT
Awarding Body DetailsCertificate Level 9
Course Duration20 weeks
Course TimeOctober to March2019/20 dates TBC.
Course Fee900
Entry RequirementsMin Entry Requirements Undergraduate qualification of 2nd Class Honours or higher at Honours Degree level.Applicants may also be considered provided that they can demonstrate Honours Degree equivalence, which can be verified through our RPL [recognition of prior learning] process.Some prior experience with a related discipline is required.
Carear PathFuture careers A research report from the IADT ISA Software Skillnet (2016) found that employees are often working in UX roles and completing UX related tasks without any ‘real’ training. This course is ideal for such staff, because not only does it provide formal training to validate what they are currently doing, it also teaches new theory and techniques.This course opens up a range of opportunities across a number of areas, including: digital development and production, design, project management, digital and online marketing, content management and software development.
Phone+35312394400
Course CodeDL122
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Course Provider

IADT Dún Laoghaire Institute of Art Design & Technology



+353 1 239 4700
Kill Avenue, Dun Laoghaire, Dublin, Republic of Ireland. Eircode: A96 KH79

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