BA (Hons) App Design and User Experience (UX)

  • NFQ Level 8
  • Points Required NA*
  • Course Code SG250
  • Award Honours Degree Abinitio
  • Duration 4

Course Summary

The objectives of the programme are to create industry required UX graduates who shall be able to establish core features needed for the minimum viable product; create personas and determine information architecture; develop designs through wireframes, user testing and data analytics; have strong visual design ability to evolve products through usability testing prior to and after product launch; to be able to work in a lean and agile manner.

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Entry Requirements

Entry requirements for CAO courses at IT Sligo are available for download below:

Level 7: 5O6/H7: O6/H7 in English or Irish, F2/O6/H7 in Maths.
Level 8: 2H5 & 4O6/H7: O6/H7 in English or Irish, F2/O6/H7 in Maths.

Career Opportunities

Students are expected to take up the many available employment opportunities locally, nationally and internationally. The skillset of these graduates is such that the range of opportunities available includes User Experience (UX)/User Interface (UI) design, UX/UI development, UX research, Information architecture and User-Centred design all within the area of UX Design/Development/Digital Media in various industries.

Further Study

Graduates of the Level 8 programme are well placed to continue their studies onto a Master programme either MSc or MA.

Course Format

Details to follow shortly