Fundamentals of User Experience Design

Institute of Art Design & Technology


Course Name Fundamentals of User Experience Design
Course Provider Institute of Art Design & Technology
Course Code DL122
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Special Purpose Certificate (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Special Purpose Institute of Art Design and Technology Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Online
Location (Districts) Dun Laoghaire
Application Date Application Deadline:
4pm Thursday 22nd August 2019
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Duration October to March

2019/20 dates TBC.
Course Fee Fees: €900
Entry Requirements Min 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.
Number of Places 25
Course Content

Expand+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 enhan...

Subjects Taught What topics will I study?

This course:

•outlines the field of user experience design;
•explains the key stages of the UX design lifecycle;
•provides the knowledge, skills and competencies required to design and evaluate solutions to UX design problems.

Topics covered include:

•core UX concepts and theory;
•key UX activities, including user research, prototyping and testing;
•various typical UX methodologies.
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Future 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 ...

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Nicola Fox-Hamilton
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