User Experience (UX) Design

User Experience (UX) Design is a creative dynamic discipline that encourages curiosity creatively expressed through the voice of people. This exciting course encourages you to explore the world of interaction design and user experience with devices and systems.

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Key Facts



BSc (Hons) User Experience (UX) Design

Degree Duration

4 Years :

1 Year Pathway + 3 Year Degree


Pathways Available

International Stage One


Start Dates

April | January | September

Degree Overview

This user experience design course will develop your skills in identifying unmet needs and defining them by incorporating them into the process of design. This course will ingrain web user experience design principles into our students and prepare them for a career in the industry. If you have an insatiable curiosity to speculate on the future and understand people’s experience as they interact with devices and systems – then this course is for you!

During your studies, you will develop an impressive portfolio of work that you can easily use for applying to a broad range of user experience jobs. At the beginning of the course you will gain an introduction to computing, design and human-computer interaction. You will then learn about user experience (UX) for different domains, including mobile applications, physical computing and the web.

In years three and four, you will further develop your skills in designing and evaluating ubiquitous systems, user experience and creative technologies.

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You may incur additional costs during your education at the University over and above tuition fees in an academic year such as laptops, stationary and additional resources.

How you’ll be taught during your degree

You will be taught through lectures, hands-on tutorials and blended experiences.

Degree Assessments

The degree is assessed primarily through project work and written reports or essays. On occasions when examinations are used they tend to be open book format.

Why Study this Degree

Get access to our purpose-built labs with industry-relevant equipment.

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Your Pathways

The IS1 is the first year of a four year International Incorporated Bachelors. And its designed to strengthen your English language abilities and introduce core concepts and knowledge required at university study level.  Once you have successfully completed your studies you will continue the remaining stages of your degree directly with the University of your choice.

Learn more about International Stage One