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User Experience Design

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User Experience Design Diploma Program

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Apply before Friday, May 17th to be considered for the User Experience Design Full-Time diploma program. Spots are limited.

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Learn from experienced UX/UI Designers

Build a standout portfolio with real projects

Set and achieve goals with our career team

Program Overview

Prepare for a career as a UX Designer

BrainStation's User Experience program is an immersive, project-based learning experience, designed to transform your skillset and launch a new career in design.

The program's curriculum is challenging, comprehensive, and constantly updated, ensuring you are always learning cutting-edge UX/UI design concepts, skills, and tools. Led by Educators with experience in the field, you will develop and work on a fully realized mobile app, in the process building a portfolio of completed projects.

By program's end, you will have the skills, experience, and confidence needed to dive into a career in UX design.

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Get Your Dream Job in Tech

91%

Graduate employment rate in field of study within 180 days of graduation

Your Student Journey

Your student journey begins with a free prep course, which will introduce fundamental user experience design concepts. As you move through the program, our team will continue to work with you, providing career guidance and professional development, every step of the way.

  1. Prep-Course

    At your own pace

    What You'll Learn

    User Experience Fundamentals

    Understand the multiple facets of User Experience Design, including the principles of Design Thinking and Human Centered Design. You will complete a design challenge that will illustrate your ability to organize unstructured information and create a functional design for your user.

  2. Program

    12 weeks

    What You'll Learn

    User Experience Design Fundamentals

    Participate in a class-wide design sprint where you will gain hands on experience with Sprint Methodology. You will identify the problem space, develop solutions, and create wireframes and prototypes while using professional design tools including Sketch and InVision.

    User Research and Strategy

    Plan and conduct user research to understand behavior, needs, and motivation. You will then learn how to translate your findings into relevant project requirements and product designs.

    Design Research and Strategy

    Plan and conduct user research to understand behavior, needs, and motivation. Communicate complex interactions visually through experience maps, featuring personas that represent real users. Continue to build a core foundation in design research through Information Architecture and the creation of Task Flows. Translate your findings into product design using wireframing and prototyping.

    User Interface Design

    Build upon your knowledge of usability design to master the nuances of typography, colour, illustration and images. Use industry tools including Sketch to design professional interfaces. Learn methods for designing and maintaining user interface pattern libraries.

    Responsive Design

    Apply industry standard design principles to create both low and high fidelity applications and websites. Utilize grids and breakpoints in the design process to ensure your projects are responsive across various screen sizes, guaranteeing a seamless experience.

    Professional Development

    Use high fidelity design mockups to provide realistic visualizations of your projects in a functional and visually appealing portfolio that demonstrates your end-to-end understanding of the design process. Finally, understand the latest industry trends and tools to market your skills in the UX Design job market.

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Career Services

Preparing You for Your Career

Your experience at BrainStation will prepare you for your new career, giving you the confidence, knowledge, and experience needed to succeed. Have questions about our career services? with an Advisor

Build Your Portfolio

As part of the program, you will build an impressive portfolio of completed projects, showcasing the skills you have developed.

Prepare for Interviews

To get you ready for the interview process, you will be interviewed by a Hiring Manager and a UX/UI Designer, and provided with feedback.

Gain Industry Insights

You will have the chance to build meaningful connections, with visits to local tech companies, and complimentary access to meetups, networking events, and career fairs.

Receive Career Path Guidance

Our Student Success Team will work closely with you throughout your student journey, helping you set goals and ensuring you're on track to meet them.

“It's amazing to see the level of work that the students can produce in just ten weeks. The need for design talent is huge these days and BrainStation is in a unique position to create that talent and provide that to the industry.”

Vadim Tslaf

Director of User Experience, Canada Post

Connect with world-class companies

“At BrainStation, I went from ‘never-touched-design-software-before,' to presenting my final projects with confidence. I was lucky enough to get interviews right away - I started to work full-time in the field a month after my graduation.”

What People are Saying

A state-of-the-art campus In the heart of Toronto With our very own coffeehouse

A state-of-the-art campus

Our 20,000 square-foot Toronto campus was designed to inspire creativity, collaboration, and focused learning, with bright, engaging classrooms, multifunctional event spaces, and comfortable lounges.

In the heart of Toronto

Located on King West, BrainStation is a unique tech community hub, with immersive classes, flexible corporate training sessions, industry events, expert panel discussions, and more.

With our very own coffeehouse

Stay connected (and caffeinated) with fellow classmates and instructors at Quantum Coffee, our very own coffeehouse, conveniently located on the campus' ground floor.

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Application Details

How to Apply

BrainStation selects individuals who are committed to earning a career in UX design, and who will thrive in a fast-paced, collaborative learning environment.

  1. Speak with a Learning Advisor

  2. Submit an Online Application

  3. Complete the Prep Course

  4. Meet our Team for an Interview

  5. Acceptance

Upcoming Semesters in Toronto

  1. Jan
    Mar
    7
    29

    Class of Winter 2019

    12 Weeks | Mon - Fri | 9:30 am - 5:30 pm

    Application Deadline: Dec 15

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    Limited seats available

  2. Mar
    Jun
    25
    14

    Class of Spring 2019

    12 Weeks | Mon - Fri | 9:30 am - 5:30 pm

  3. Jun
    Aug
    10
    30

    Class of Summer 2019

    12 Weeks | Mon - Fri | 9:30 am - 5:30 pm

    Application Deadline: May 17

Learn in the heart of Toronto

460 King Street West, Toronto, Canada

Located at King and Spadina, our 20,000 square-foot Toronto campus is a vibrant community hub, just steps away from some of the world's most influential technology companies.

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