BS in User Experience Design(Concentrations: Design and Development

DePaul University-International Study Centre, United States

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Next enrollment cycle

June 2022

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First Year Course Fee

USD 41,768

Course Accredited By

HLC

  • 4 Years
  • On Campus
  • Undergraduate
  • Degree
  • Up to 14% scholarship

As a UX Design major, you will learn how to analyze and evaluate existing computer interfaces as well as how to improve the design and development of interfaces for a better user experience. A major in UX Design will teach you to combine design’s technical methods with artistic principles, preparing you for a career in interactive web development.

The User Experience Design program offers concentrations in design and development. The design concentration emphasizes coursework in interaction design as well as strategies for incorporating social computing into websites and mobile applications. The development concentration emphasizes coursework in information technology and interactive scripting.

Enrollment Cycles

  • June 2022
  • September 2022

Entry requirements

Undergraduate

Standard GPP: 3-Quarter

  • TOEFL (iBT) 68 overall
  • IELTS 5.5 overall
  • Pearson (PTE) 48-52
  • Pearson Versant 65-68 (no subscore below 42)
  • Duolingo 95
  • Gao Kao English 95/120; 115/150
  • GPA: 2.5, B- or better average ESL courses, and C or better average in WRD 103X and WRD 104X 
  • Undergraduate GGP: 2.5 for College of Business and College of Education; 2.3 for all other major
    Up to 44 credits toward degree

Extended GPP: 4-Quarter

  • TOEFL (iBT) 55 overall
  • IELTS 5.0 overall
  • Pearson (PTE) 42-47
  • Pearson Versant 61-64 (no subscore below 37)
  • Duolingo 85
  • Gao Kao English 83/120; 105/150
  • GPA: 2.5, B- or better average ESL courses, and C or better average in WRD 103X and WRD 104X
  •  Undergraduate GGP: 2.5 for College of Business and College of Education; 2.3 for all other major
    Up to 46 credits toward degree

Extended Plus GGP: 5-Quarter

  • TOEFL (iBT) 50 overall
  • IELTS 4.5 overall
  • Pearson (PTE) 37-41
  • Pearson Versant 58-60 (no subscore below 35)
  • Duolingo 80
  • Gao Kao English 77/120; 99/150
  • GPA: 2.5, B- or better average ESL courses, and C or better average in WRD 103X and WRD 104X
  •  Undergraduate GGP: 2.5 for College of Business and College of Education; 2.3 for all other major
    Up to 46 credits toward degree

Pre-Sessional English: 1-Quarter Extended Plus GGP

  • TOEFL (iBT) 40 overall
  • IELTS 4.0 overall
  • Pearson (PTE) 30-36
  • Pearson Versant 47-57
  • Duolingo 70
  • Gao Kao English Below 77/120; Below 99/150
  • GPA: 2.5, B- or better average ESL courses, and C or better average in WRD 103X and WRD 104X 
  • Undergraduate GGP: 2.5 for College of Business and College of Education; 2.3 for all other major
    Up to 46 credits toward degree

Pre-Sessional English: 2-Quarter Extended Plus GGP

  • TOEFL (iBT) 32 overall
  • IELTS 3.5 overall
  • Pearson (PTE) Not Accepted
  • Pearson Versant 36-46
  • Duolingo 65
  • Gao Kao English Not Accepted
  • GPA: 2.5, B- or better average ESL courses, and C or better average in WRD 103X and WRD 104X 
  • Undergraduate GGP: 2.5 for College of Business and College of Education; 2.3 for all other major
    Up to 46 credits toward degree

Direct Admission

  • TOEFL (iBT) 80 overall
  • IELTS 6.5 overall
  • Pearson (PTE) 53
  • Pearson Versant Not Accepted
  • Duolingo 110
  • Gao Kao English Not Accepted
  • Undergraduate Direct Admission: 2.75
    *Semester= 4Months
    Our team will assist you further.

Fundamental Courses
Css 378 Community-Based Technology Projects 4
Gd 105 Intro To Visual Design 4
Gd 232 Typography: Systems 4
It 130 Introductory Computing For The Web 4
It 223 Data Analysis 4
It 240 Introduction To Databases 4
Uxd 101 Design Principles For User Experience Design (Formerly Ism 101) 4
Uxd 210 Introduction To User Experience Design (Formerly Ism 210) 4
Uxd 220 Prototyping Methods I (Formerly Ism 220) 4
Uxd 222 Data Visualization Design (Formerly Ism 222) 4
Uxd 225 Coding Design Frameworks (Formerly Ism 225) 4
Uxd 260 User Experience Research And Evaluation (Formerly Ism 260) 4
Uxd 270 User-Centered Web Design (Formerly Ism 270) 4
Uxd 320 Prototyping Methods Ii (Formerly Ism 320) 4
Uxd 329 Artificial Intelligence For User Experience Design 4
Select Twenty-Four (24) Credit Hours Of Focus Area Electives 24
Select Twenty (20) Credit Hours Of Open Electives 20
Focus Area Electives
Students Must Select The Required Number Of Focus Area Elective Credit Hours From The Following List:

Csec 345 Human-Centered Cybersecurity (Formerly Cns 345) 
Gd 109


Web Design Tools Workshop 
Gd 110 Web Design 
Gd 200 Graphic Design: Form 
Gd 215 Web Design For Commercial Projects 
It 212 Applied Oo Programming 
It 238 Interactive Web Scripting 
It 320 Content Management Systems 
It 330 User Interface Development For Interactive Systems 
Orgc 201 Business And Professional Communication 
Uxd 227 Computing Human Lives 
Uxd 381 Quantitative Design Research Methods 
Uxd 382 Qualitative Design Research Methods 
Uxd 390 Topics In Interactive And Social Media (Formerly Ism 390) 


Capstone Sequence
Uxd 394 User Experience Design Projects (Formerly Ism 394) (Satisfies The Experiential Learning Requirement In The Liberal Studies Program) 4
Uxd 395 User Experience Design Projects 2 (Formerly Ism 395) (Satisfies The Capstone Requirement In The Liberal Studies Program) 4


Professional Practices
Intd 151 Design Resources Exploration 2
Intd 251 Design Portfolio Development 2
Tools


Choose Two (2) Of The Following Workshop Courses: 4
Exp 210 Design And Fabrication For Physical Space Workshop 
Exp 250 Hardware Design Basics Workshop 
Gd 150 Illustrator Workshop 
Gd 151 Photoshop Workshop 
Gd 152 Indesign Workshop 
Uxd 251 Ui/Ux Prototyping Workshop

Undergraduate 

Extended Plus GGP (5 quarter) $53,410 Extended GGP (4 quarter) $49,596 

Standard GGP (3 quarter) $43,230 

Pre-Sessional English (1-2 Quarters) $3,703 per quarter

 Direct Admit $41,768 ($43,068 for Music and Theatre)

 Estimated Room, Board & Fees $17,437 - $29,123

 Undergraduate Pathway Scholarship available upto $15,000

 Undergraduate Direct Admission Scholarships available upto $23000 

*Direct Admission Scholarship is available in each year.

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