Specialist Diploma in User Experience & Digital Product Design

Introduction

SP Design School is pleased to introduce our new Specialist Diploma in User Experience and Digital Product Design. This course provides an opportunity for polytechnic graduates, who are working or intend to work as a User Experience (UX) Designer and User Interface (UI) Designer in digital product (software and applications) development, as part of the journey in being a life-long learner. This part-time evening programme can be completed within a year.

Participants are required to bring computer notebook when attending lessons, as you may need it to access the e-learning materials, writing reports, etc.

Course Objective

This course aims to equip students with the skills and competencies in UX and UI Design. Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to conduct user research, identify user requirements, design user interface, create wireframe prototypes and conduct usability testing, leading to the development of successful digital products and services.

Suitable For

This course is tailored for design graduates or practitioners who wish to acquire or deepen their UX and UI knowledge and skills so as to prepare them for a career as a UX or UI Designer with a career progression leading towards a Head of Product Design.

Minimum Entry Requirements

The entry requirement for the Specialist Diploma in User Experience and Digital Product Design is a diploma or higher qualification in UX Design, UI Design and Interaction Design discipline.

Recognition of Prior Learning

Applicants who do not meet the entry requirements may apply for admission to the course by producing evidence of at least 5 years relevant working experience or supporting information to ascertain their competency readiness. Eligible applicants who are shortlisted may have to go through an interview and/or entrance test.

The Polytechnic reserves the right to shortlist eligible applicants and admit applicants who perform well in the interview and/or entrance test.

 

Course Outline

The course consists of four modules conducted over two semesters within one academic year. Classes will be conducted in two evenings per week for fifteen weeks each semester.

This course consists of two post diploma certificates (PDCs). Each PDC will consist of two modules and the details are as follows:

PDC 1 Certificate in User Experience Design
Module 1 – User Experience Design Studio 1
Module 2 – User Experience Design Studio 2

PDC 2 Certificate in Digital Product Design
Module 1 – User Interface Design Studio 1
Module 2 – User Interface Design Studio 2

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Award / Certification / Accreditation

Upon completion of the modules in each semester, the participant will be awarded one Post-Diploma Certificates (PDC) respectively.

Upon successfully acquiring the two PDCs, the participant will be conferred a Specialist Diploma in User Experience and Digital Product Design qualification from Singapore Polytechnic.


Course Fees

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SPECIALIST DIPLOMA IN USER EXPERIENCE & DIGITAL PRODUCT DESIGN
POST DIPLOMA CERTIFICATES (PDC)SINGAPORE CITIZENS BELOW THE AGE OF 40SINGAPORE CITIZENS AGED 40 AND ABOVESINGAPORE PR

ENHANCED TRAINING SUPPORT FOR SME SCHEME

(for SC)*

ENHANCED TRAINING SUPPORT FOR SME SCHEME

(for PR)*

WORKFARE TRAINING SUPPORT SCHEMEOTHERS / REPEAT STUDENTS
Certificate in User Experience Design$406.39$270.92$1,083.70$279.79$324.10 $153.19$2,709.24
Certificate in Digital Product Design$406.39$270.92$1,083.70$279.79$324.10 $153.19$2,709.24
Total Course Fees:$812.78$541.84$2,167.40$599.58$648.19
$306.38$5,418.48

*SC - Singapore Citizens

**PR - Permanent Residents

 

Other Fees Payable:

FEE DESCRIPTIONPER SEMESTER (AFTER GST)
 SINGAPORE CITIZENSSINGAPORE PR AND OTHERS
Examination Fee-$16.05
Miscellaneous Fee$7.49$7.49
Statutory Licence Fee (CLASS)$1.01$1.01
Insurance Fee (GPA)$1.70$1.70
Total$10.20$26.25

 

- The fees shown (inclusive of 7% GST) are indicative as they are based on prevailing funding policies and subject to review.

- Post-Diploma Certificate Fee is payable on a semester basis.


Refund Policy
- Withdraw 2 weeks before semester commencement, 70% refund of paid course fee.
- Withdraw on or after date of semester commencement, no refund of paid course fee.
Please note that other fees paid are non-refundable.

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Terms and Conditions

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Date of Course Commencement:
14 Oct 2019

Academic Calendar

Registration Period:

Closed

* Registration may be closed once seats are filled up

Class schedule:

2 evening per week (6:30 pm - 9:30 pm)

Duration:
240 hours (1 year)

PDC to start with:
PDC1

 

Enquiries
Email: ptenquiry@sp.edu.sg

For course specific details, please contact the course manager:

Name: Mr Erik Chua
Email: Erik_Chua@sp.edu.sg

 

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