Digital Design, Short Course | University of the Arts London (UAL) | London, United Kingdom
7 days
800 GBP/full
800 GBP/full
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This hands-on Digital Design course at the University of the Arts London (UAL) has been designed to help guide you through a digital design project, from brief to delivery, using practical examples of Agile processes, ideation, user experience and code, regardless of whether your output is screen-based or not.


About the course

You will gain insights into team processes, UX/UI design, collaboration tools and code. This short course will focus on teaching you how to apply design concepts and reveal current trends in digital design for those seeking to work within the digital space.

The Digital Design at the University of the Arts London (UAL) course is aimed at people who have experience in the design and creative industries, and want to approach digital projects and teams with greater confidence.

At the end of the week, you'll have the chance to propose digital solutions and apply what you've learned, by rapidly prototyping a design response to a project brief. You will also have the tools and understanding of how a digital project runs so you can confidently join digital teams.

Programme Structure

Course content includes:
  • Critical approach to digital design - communications & digital products
  • The role of the designer
  • Areas of action and interaction
  • Agile process for digital products: fundamentals of Scrum & Kanban
  • Lean UX design and design thinking
  • Inclusive design and accessibility
  • Understanding audiences, user needs and business goals
  • Defining the design problem and core functionality of the digital product
  • Ideation, wireframing, sketching (pen and paper) user interfaces
  • Illustrate the UI, from pen and paper to early digital sketch
  • Validation via interactive prototype

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 7 days

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

Required materials:

  • Your own laptop
  • Sketch for Mac or Figma on PC
  • Microsoft Visual Studio Code
  • Git Tower
  • GitHub account
  • Unity 3D installed and running (including user registration)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    800 GBP/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 800 GBP for the full programme during 7 days.
  • National

    800 GBP/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 800 GBP for the full programme during 7 days.

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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