Axi_Master_logos_Horizontal_RGB-2020-01

UX UI Design

User Experience Design

What are UX Design and UI Design?

User Experience (UX) and User Interface (UI) Design are interrelated disciplines that cover different aspects of creating amazing digital experiences. They both follow a Human-Centred Design (HCD) approach by placing the user at the centre of the design process.

UX Design is the process of creating digital products and services that are useful, usable, and desirable. It is concerned with how a person feels when using an app or a website, whilst UI Design is concerned about how the product looks.

UI Designers craft all the visual elements that a user will interact with, and focus on the interactivity of the interface.

Why study UX and UI Design?

Every time you use a digital product, your experience of it, and the impression it leaves, is the result of “good” or “poor” UX and UI Design. When developing a digital product, both disciplines must be considered to create positive, meaningful and relevant experiences.

UX and UI Design are fast-growing disciplines and people with these skills are in high-demand across all industries. Market trends in Australia show that designers with an understanding of both UX and UI Design have stronger employment outcomes. 

We teach UX and UI Design:

  • As separate disciplines, for students who want to become specialists in one area
  • In courses that cover both disciplines, for students who want stronger employment outcomes and a holistic skillset

$5,308m

CURRENT MARKET SIZE OF THE UX UI INDUSTRY

$120,000

MEDIAN SENIOR UX salary in Australia

3,470+

UX UI roles on offer in Australia

93%

Employment rate for our graduates

Course formats

Our UX courses come in three online formats. No matter your learning preferences, work or life commitments, or support levels you require – we’ve got you covered. 

To choose the right course format, pick your desired career outcomes:

Real client projects

A key feature of all our Transform courses, as well as selected Elevate courses, and a major point of difference with other providers, is that our students work with real businesses and stakeholders. In addition to the theory, we teach our students the soft and hands-on practical skills required to work in any organisation.

Our students have provided valuable fresh perspectives and design thinking to the following organisations:

Working as a group, you will: 

Student portfolios

Check out our students’ personal projects as they showcase what they are passionate about. 

ANAIS PIMENTEL
BERLIN LIEW
 

Meet your instructors

Earn a digital credential

We partner with Acclaim by Credly to deliver digital credentials for our graduates. Digital credentials are a graphical representation of your skills, combined with a description of the knowledge and activities it took to earn them. 

Digital badges can be used in email signatures or digital resumes, and on social media sites such as LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter. 

For more info, click here.

Other disciplines you might be interested in

USER EXPERIENCE DESIGN
USER INTERFACE DESIGN
SERVICE DESIGN
GRAPHIC DESIGN

Download your free course guide

*By entering your information, you agree to our Terms & ConditionsPrivacy Policy and to receive marketing communications from Academy Xi.