Classes begin quarterly
Learn UX/UI in 24 Weeks
In today’s technology-driven world, phrases like “responsive design” and “user-friendly interface” have become increasingly important across industries. It’s no surprise that User Experience Researcher and UI Designer are among the top 100 best jobs in America with a projected growth rate of 19% and 27% respectively.*
Now more than ever, companies need innovative thinkers with the ability to transform their businesses through optimized interfaces and seamless user experiences.
- Maintain your work or college schedule by studying part-time, only three days a week, with convenient evening and weekend hours.
- Apply what you’ve learned toward building a comprehensive portfolio of projects ranging from AI sketches to mobile-responsive web layouts.
- Tap into our wide range of career-planning services to help you succeed in the field.
What Learners Receive
- Through immersive instruction and complex projects, participants learn both the theory and tools used by modern designers, employing user-centered design and creative tools to build compelling designs and user experiences.
- Learners gain access to a tutor network, allowing them to get help both inside and outside the classroom.
- Learners are equipped with the technical skills needed to be competitive in the fields of user experience research and user interface design.
- Those working to change career paths receive extensive career-planning assistance, including portfolio reviews, resume and social media profile support, career content and practice sessions, 1:1 career coaching, soft skills training, and more.
- Learners will also gain industry insights through Tech Talks—quarterly online panels with local industry professionals.
- Learners will receive an authentic documentation of completion from the University of Toronto School of Continuing Studies, called a Certificate* of Completion, showcasing their accomplishments to future employers.
*Please note that the boot camp is not a University of Toronto School of Continuing Studies certificate program.
User-Centric Design Research:
- Qualitative and Quantitative Research Practices
- Information Architecture and Flow
- User Need Identification
- User Experience Interviewing
- Persona Creation
- Insight Synthesis
Visual Prototyping and Wireframing:
- Adobe XD
- Google Slides
- Decision Mapping
- Decision Flow Diagrams
User Interface Development:
- Atomic Design
- UI Grids and Composition
- Color Theory
- Heuristic Evaluation
- Interaction Design and Iconography
*The material covered is subject to change. Our academic team adjusts to the market demand.
Frequently Asked Questions
Our UX/UI boot camp in Toronto is being held via our tried and tested virtual classroom experience. Call us at(647) 370-3829 for more information on how to apply, or visit our Online Experience page to learn more.
No, applicants to UofT SCS UX/UI Boot Camp do not need to be University of Toronto students. This program is offered through the University of Toronto School of Continuing Studies.
No prior UX/UI knowledge or experience is required. Our pre-course tutorials will help you prepare before classes begin.
- Part-Time November 25, 2020
- Full-Time January 11, 2021
- Part-Time December 16, 2020
- Part-Time December 8, 2020
- Part-Time December 14, 2020
- Part-Time November 23, 2020
- Part-Time February 18, 2021
- 24-week program
- Virtual classroom
- Classes held two weekdays from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.