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    Application Deadline
  • 14 days
    Duration
Whether you want to excel at your current job or embark on a brand new career path, understanding the fundamentals of UX is crucial in today’s market. This one-month Intro to UX Design Course from CareerFoundry will give you a comprehensive introduction to this dynamic and ever-growing field.
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Overview

In this course, you’ll learn about every phase of the UX design process, gain an understanding of the industry as a whole, and discover how UXers think. It’s the perfect solution for those brand-new to the subject and a great way to see whether UX design is the right career for you. 

You’ll receive individualized mentorship through our dual mentorship model that pairs you with not one but two UX professionals to support, advise, and give feedback throughout the course.

The course is 100% online and flexibly-paced, and our curriculum is expert-authored and built entirely in-house. The learning experience this provides is rigorous, project-based, and adaptive—designed to empower you to acquire all the skills you’ll need to take your current job to the next level, and use UX to make better design decisions.

Accreditation

Our courses are certified by the Zentralstelle für Fernunterricht (the State Central Office for Distance Learning in Cologne, Germany). This office is responsible for the rigorous examination and approval of all distance learning courses in Germany that require approval according to the Distance Learning Protection Act. 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date A student can apply at any time for this programme, there is no deadline. More details:
    • Rolling start dates once every two weeks
    • Limited to 25 spots, get yours now!
  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 14 days
    • Duration description

      The program takes two weeks to complete at an average of 30-40 hours per week. 

    Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 1 months
    • Intensity Flexible
    • Part-time variant
      Flexible
    • Duration description

      The program takes one month to complete at an average of 15 hours per week. 

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online
    • Time flexibility
      Semi-structured
    • Attendance
      Regular optional meetings
    • Teacher support
      Only feedback on assignments and exams, Continuous support with feedback on request, Proactive tutoring and support
    • Student interaction
      Individual work/assignments (with online group discussions), Online group works/assignments
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

The Intro to UX Design Course constitutes the first module of the full UX Design Program. You can choose to continue to the full program on completion of the Intro to UX Design course.

Topics covered:

  • Introduction to UX & Design Thinking
  • User Research
  • User Personas
  • Information Architecture
  • Wireframing & Prototyping
  • Usability Testing
  • Presenting Your Work
  • Drafting a Personal Design Profile

Audience

This course is designed for beginners with no previous experience in UX design to find out if it’s the right career for them. 

Lecturers

You'll be working with two UX professionals—a mentor and a tutor. 

Your mentor is a seasoned professional who reviews your portfolio project, and gives advice to help you forge your new career. Your tutor is a course expert who provides feedback on your course assignments, and answers any questions you have on a daily basis.

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • B2 level in written and spoken English
  • High school certificate

Work Experience

None

Technological Requirements

The course can be completed using any computer and an internet connection.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    590 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 590 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 14 days.
  • National

    590 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 590 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 14 days.
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Try out Intro to UX Design and receive a tuition credit of €490 if you move on to the UX Design Program!

Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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