Diploma of UX and Web Design
Make a start on redesigning the digital world
Learn the fundamentals of good digital design. You’ll cover current UX practices and methodologies, and explore the psychology behind people’s digital interactions. Gain real insight from creative experts and work on industry briefs.
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At Torrens University Australia you can tailor your study to suit your lifestyle. Thanks to their innovative digital learning system you’ll gain the ultimate in flexibility, and still receive personalised guidance from academics and access to work placement, mentorship and internship opportunities. Online you can attend live classes or view recorded sessions, connect with lecturers and fellow students, and access content on-demand 24/7.
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What you'll learn
As one of Australia’s fastest growing universities, we take a progressive approach to learning. Our courses are co-designed, developed and delivered with industry, giving you confidence that you’ll graduate job-ready. During this course you will:
- Specialise in cutting-edge interactive design work for using programming and artistry.
- Develop practical skills for web and mobile design and development.
- Learn a range of practical coding and digital media skills.
- Specialise in UX to craft compelling interactive experiences for web and mobile.
- Work with industry-standard creative processes, advanced challenges and briefs.
The Diploma of a UX & Web Design is designed to provide you with a broad range of theoretical and technical base of UX and Web Design knowledge and skills, complemented with specialist expertise in one or more areas. You will graduate ready for entry-level employment in the UX and web design sector and/or specialised study at Bachelor level. Potential career paths include:
- Digital designer
- Front-end developer
- Front-end designer
- Graphic designer (digital agency)
- Interaction designer
- Interactive media designer
Torrens University Australia offers flexible entry options and study pathways, whether you’re finishing school, pursuing career progression or looking for a change. Entry requirements for this course includes:
- Successful completion of a Higher Education qualification.
- Year 12 (Australian secondary school certificate) or equivalent.
- Successful completion of a Vocational qualification (AQF Level 4), or above.
English Proficiency Requirements
Standard English language requirements apply.
Don’t meet the entry requirements? We have numerous pathway programs to get you started. Contact our Future Student Advisors to learn about alternative entry options.
Credit for previous study or work
This course combines practical coding and digital media skills with the study of human-computer interaction, user behaviour and user experience, along with media theory and professional practice. During the diploma you will learn the fundamentals of digital design, including all leading software, contemporary UX practices and methodologies, as well as the psychology behind digital interaction and decision making.
The course consists of shared subjects with cross-discipline diplomas and bachelors providing exposure to bachelor programs for pathway opportunities as well as a genuine exit qualification if you wish to directly enter the field upon graduation.
Course duration: 18 months full time, 2 years part time, 12 months accelerated