User Experience Design, M.Sc. | Part time | Dún Laoghaire, Institute of Art, Design + Technology | Dún Laoghaire, Ireland
24 months
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8000 EUR/year
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About

User Experience Design at Dún Laoghaire Institute of Art, Design and Technology is a process of designing digital products that focuses on maximising user satisfaction through user research, usability testing and iterative design.

Overview

This User Experience Design program at Dún Laoghaire Institute of Art, Design and Technology explores the theory and practice of user experience design through a series of lectures, seminars, exercises and real-world projects. The lectures and seminars present the underlying principles of qualitative and quantitative research methods, interaction design and prototyping, usability testing, critical thinking, problem solving, and design thinking. 

The exercises and projects provide students with an opportunity to develop their skills and competencies in relation to these topics.

Future careers

Graduates of the course will be able to work in senior roles in the field of UX Design. These roles will cover a wide range of areas including user research, user interface and user experience design, usability testing, UX strategy and project management. Graduates will be able to use a wide range of tools, including user research tools, prototyping tools and usability testing tools.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Fundamentals of UX Design
  • User Research and Interaction Design
  • Psychology, Usability and Visual Design
  • UX Design Strategy and Futures
  • Research Project

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Undergraduate qualification of 2nd Class Honours or higher at Honours Degree level.
  • Applicants may be considered provided 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.
  • Shortlisted candidates may be called for interview and/or requested to submit a portfolio of previous work in this area in order to determine the extent of their prior experience.
  • Two references must also support your application.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    8000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16000 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    4000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8000 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.

Living costs for Dún Laoghaire

850 - 1150 EUR /month
Living costs

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

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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