Postgraduate Diploma in User Experience Design

This Postgraduate Diploma in UX Design in partnership with Software Skillnet has been created for professionals working in companies across the software and technology sectors.

Develop your knowledge and skills to design effective, engaging and enjoyable user experiences. If you want to expand your technical, creative and strategic skills with an industry-led qualification whilst continuing to work full time, then the Postgraduate Diploma in UX Design in association with Software Skillnet is the right course for you.

This Postgraduate Diploma in UX Design comprises of four modules that total 60 credits (Level 9):

  • Fundamentals of UX Design
  • User Research & Interaction Design
  • Psychology, Information Architecture & Visual Design
  • UX Design Strategy, Methods & Engineering

Following successful completion, you can further your studies by adding one additional 30 credit module to complete a Major Research Project in order to complete our Masters qualification in UX Design.

This Postgraduate Diploma in UX Design also presents great networking opportunities and peer-to-peer learning as students usually work in a wide range of technology companies in Ireland. Current and past students come from technology companies including:

  • Groupon
  • Google
  • VHI
  • TV3
  • Globoforce
  • Dairymaster
  • Friends First
  • Ocuco
  • Pramerica
  • Enterpryze
  • Britebill
  • Interactive Services
  • WorldNet TPS 

Typically, our participants are working in UX or Design roles, but often they are adding UX design to the ever-changing demands of their existing roles. Our current students hold job roles including:

  • Marketing Director
  • Mobile UX Manager
  • Senior Multi Media Manager
  • Senior Lead Visual Designer
  • CX Business Analyst
  • Multimedia Designer
  • UX/UI Designer
  • Lead Graphic Designer
  • CEO
  • Business Analyst
  • Product Owner
  • Graphic and Web Designer


"The lecturers were very knowledgeable in the area and explained each concept extremely well. The lessons were very enjoyable.
 This course was miles better than other courses I have taken on the same subject."

Ken Browne 
Senior Software Engineer, Ericsson​


Grant-aid is available to help you with your fees for this course. To find out more and apply now, click here:

Contact: Liz Thomas

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