The Advanced Diploma in User Experience Design holds 120 credits and is offered at an NQF level 7 (SAQA ID: 110464).
The Advanced Diploma in User Experience Design prepares learners to specialise in the challenging field of User Experience and for further studies. The qualification focusses on developing skills in research, problem solving, conceptualising, systems design, prototyping, testing, software use and basic coding. Knowledge is drawn from diverse areas including design, aesthetics, technology, user experience, systems design, intellectual property law, psychology and communication. Learners, therefore, acquire a deep and systematic understanding of the current knowledge, theories, methodologies and practices in the specialist area of User Experience Design to identify complex user experience problems, formulate potential solutions and systems, create designs and test the efficacy of their solutions and appropriateness of the selected methods and techniques.