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User Experience Career Accelerator

Next class starts 1st July

The ideal course for professionals looking to transition into a UX role in the tech industry.

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Course Overview

CuriousCore’s UX Career Accelerator aims to support mid-career professionals in transitioning to full-time roles within the UX field.

During the course, you will acquire advanced technical skills in user experience research, user interface design, and design operations. The course places a strong emphasis on experiential learning, with up to 3 real-client projects for you to work on to deliver tangible solutions.

Conducted part-time over 4 months, the course provides you with opportunities to enhance your portfolio and career strategy through a series of career coaching sessions, portfolio reviews, and mock interviews with senior industry practitioners.

  • Course delivery Part-time
  • Location Online
  • Course length 4 Months
  • Prerequisites Basic UX knowledge
  • Subsidies available SkillsFuture

Skills you will gain

  •  UX Research
  •  UI/UX Design
  •  Client Projects
  •  Idea Handoffs
  •  Industry Software
  •  Industry Insights
  •  Mock Interviews
  •  Portfolio Reviews
  •  Career Strategy

Course dates

1st Jul to 31st Oct, 2024

Registration Ends: 17 June 2024 | Weekly lessons on Wednesday and Thursday Evenings, and Sunday Mornings , 3 to 4 hours a week, outside of work hours

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Full Course Fee

Price: S$ 5700

Price: RM 20098.34

SkillsFuture Credit

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All Singaporeans aged 25 years old and above are eligible to claim their SkillsFuture Credits to fund the fees for this course.

Instructor

Daylon Soh

Founder

With over 10 years of experience working at the intersection of technology, design, and marketing, Daylon has worked with many organisations across different industries and scale and taught at various institutions in Singapore and Malaysia.

Atiqah Khalim

Guest Instructor, Senior Designer at Rakuten Viki

Atiqah brings over more than 5 years of experience to her role as co-instructor of the programme. From visual designer to transitioning to full-fledged UX design roles in Razer and Shopee, Atiqah is an individual well-versed in the discipline of design and is currently working at one of Asia’s largest e-commerce platforms, Shopee.

Guest Speakers

Jay Demetillo

Guest Instructor, Lead UX/Visual Designer at Grab

Sunit Sharma

Guest Instructor, Product Designer at Singapore Press Holdings

Gail Lau

Guest Instructor, Ex-Regional Talent Acquisition Partner at 99.co

What you should know

Course Outline

Strong Design Foundation

Our curriculum modules provide you with a comprehensive understanding of the UX design process, covering key areas such as user research, prototyping, and usability testing.

Gain firsthand exposure to current industry insights and practices from guest speakers from the industry.

 

Critical Thinking & Creative Problem Solving

Gain the tools and techniques needed to tackle complex challenges, make informed decisions, and drive innovative solutions.

Engage in collaborative sessions where you can discuss ideas, seek guidance from instructors, and learn from your peers.

Participate in activities like whiteboard challenges and solution brainstorming to push your thinking skills.

 

Real Project Experience

Gain practical experience by collaborating with real clients, and applying their technical skills in areas such as user testing and prototyping.

Develop essential soft skills including teamwork, storytelling, and stakeholder management.

This real-world exposure enables you to showcase your abilities in managing client projects and delivering tangible solutions within set timeframes, to potential employers.

 

Refined Career Strategy

In addition to key skills valued by hiring managers, our course focuses on optimising your career strategy.

Engage in career coaching, portfolio reviews, and mock interviews led by our senior industry practitioners, providing guidance throughout the job search process.

Refine your skills during the course to shape your career strategy and personal branding for specific UX roles.

 

How we compare

Course Duration: 4 months Part time. Weekly lessons on Wednesday and Thursday Evenings, and Sunday Mornings , 3 to 4 hours a week, outside of work hours
Course Duration: 3 months Full time. Daily lessons from 9am to 5pm, long commitment hours
Practice-based (60h of instructions
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(200h practical experience)
Theory Based (400h of instructions)
3 Real Client Projects 0 Mock-up projects
All projects are from real clients (e.g: AirAsia, Banyan Tree)
1 Real Client Project 3 – 4 mock-up projects
3-7 Guest Instructors with 1 Coach/Facilitator
1 Assistant with 1 main instructor
3 Hiring Manager-led Mock interviews
Unspecified no. type of Mock interviews
1 Year access to Recorded vids & Community resources including freelance opportunities
1 Networking Session Graduation Ceremony

Frequently asked questions

Any other questions? Feel free to reach out to our team.

+65 6591 8672  •  admissions@curiouscore.com

Meet our graduates

“The hands-on activities and interacting with other students was my favourite part of the course.”

“I am pleased with how the course taught me wireframing and allowed for interaction with the other students.”

“It has been really useful throughout. I’ve learnt so much!”

“The big plus of the program is that it sources real projects from real clients.”

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