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User Experience Design Immersive

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Your best course for career transformation in design. Our award-winning programme, expert instructors and career coaches, and 19K+ hiring partners help grads get hired at A-list companies.

Premier Hiring Partners From Around the World

With 9,000+ hires, we’ve placed more grads in high-growth, high-pay tech careers than any other programme in the world.

Essential Industry Skills

Design digital products that solve user problems and serve client needs. Leverage foundational tools and techniques like user research, prototyping, testing, and more. Dive into visual design, information architecture, usability, and product management.

$0 Upfront Tuition Options 

Fund your future via income share agreements, scholarships, payment plans, and loans. Options start at $0 upfront, where available.

19K+ Employer Network

Don’t settle. Our global community of hiring partners includes the best companies across a range of leading industries.

Experience the Job Demands

Engage in real client work, collaborating with designers, stakeholders, and developers to execute the UX design process from start to finish.

Dedicated Job Support at Every Step

Develop a winning UX design portfolio, effective design interview tactics, and more with your personal career coach.

Made With — and For — Employers

We work with our vast global network of partners to ensure our continually updated curriculum meets today’s job demands.

70K
Global Alumni
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Campuses Worldwide
20K
Expert Instructors
19K
Hiring Partners

Launched a UX career after graduation and gained a 40% salary increase.

Emily Rowley, GA Seattle

“I knew I had to make a shift into a higher paid, more marketable career and I had to do it quickly. I saw about a 40% increase in salary [since taking this course], with a much higher possibility for upward movement than my previous career.”

Bringing the World of UX Into the Classroom

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Expert-Led Instruction That Gets You Job-Ready

Become a true practitioner of UX design. Gain fluency in the field and collaborate with leading professionals through lectures, research exercises, and real-world client projects.

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Exclusive Access to Leaders in Design

Our programme offers countless opportunities to learn and engage with UX designers and technologists through guest speakers, alumni gatherings, and topical community events.

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Gain a Valuable Professional Network

Transform and grow your career alongside classmates (and potential collaborators). The GA community is a priceless resource — just ask our alumni.

Inside the Award-Winning Curriculum

A Well-Rounded Design Foundation

Dive into the core principles of effective human-centred design. Through hands-on project work, you’ll apply essential tactics like wireframing, low- and high-fidelity prototyping, and usability testing to build a portfolio of intuitive digital products.

Open Doors to Coveted Career Paths

Get trained in versatile design and research skills, including competitive analysis, persona-crafting, and contextual inquiry. Graduate ready to take on roles that power innovation in UX design and research, service design, product design, visual design, and more.

Beyond Technical Fluency

Foundational design knowledge is essential in the field, but collaborative prowess will set you apart from the competition. Turn empathy into a discipline, sharpening your interpersonal and communication skills to partner with developers and business stakeholders and successfully execute cross-functional UX initiatives.

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Real-World Projects

Solve challenges UX design professionals face as you work individually and in teams with actual clients or Software Engineering Immersive students at GA.

Individualised Instructor Support

Get guidance, feedback, and more during frequent one-on-one check-ins.

Global Network of 70,735 Alumni

Connect, collaborate, and work with a diverse group of peers, experts, and leaders around the world.

Diversity and Digital Sourcing Lead, Early Professional Hiring, at IBM
Andy Neill

“In the dynamic and fast-paced world of corporate design, new employees need to be ready for anything. IBM has found that GA produces students ready for these challenges and thus we are proud to partner with them to put their graduates to work.”

Elite Instructors

Our instructors represent the brightest user experience design talent from companies like Apple, Google, and Airbnb.

They bring in-depth experience from the field to the classroom each day, providing invaluable insights into succeeding on the job.
 

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User Experience Design Immersive Instructor at General Assembly Sydney
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Instructor, New York City
Lead UX Instructor at General Assembly

One-on-One Career Coaching

Strategy and Accountability

Our coaches work with you to tell the story of your professional background and individualise your path to a new career. Set goals and stay on track and motivated from the first day of class!

Go in Prepared

Sharpen your ability to master design challenges, communicate your ideas, build a personal brand, showcase real-world client work, and more.

Exclusive Networking Opportunities

Learn networking nuances, connect with hiring managers at exclusive GA-hosted events, and prepare to shine with mock interviews.

Start Today With $0 Upfront

Income Share Agreement

Pay tuition back in manageable monthly instalments after you land a job.

Not yet available outside the United States.

$0 AUD

upfront cost

Scholarships

Apply for programmes, including our See Her Excel scholarship for women, that provide access to underrepresented communities in tech.

Loans

Apply for a loan from one of our high-quality lenders, Study Loans or zipMoney.

Must be 18 years or older and an Australian citizen or permanent resident. Must have a valid mobile number and email address.

Financing as low as

$450 AUD

per month

Instalments

Divide tuition into three payments.

Currently only available in select markets.

$4,500 AUD

per instalment

Contribution Matching

Eligible workers between 45 and 70 years old can receive partial government funding via the Skills Checkpoint program, delivered by Verto

The Skills Checkpoint Program is an initiative of the Department of Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business. Applicants must be Australian citizens or permanent residents who are: 

a. Employed and at risk of entering the income support system; or
b. Unemployed for less than three months and not receiving employment assistance.

Payment by students or their employers must match Verto’s contribution. More information is available via https://skillscheck.com.au/skills-checkpoint-for-job-seekers/.

Up to

$2,200

in tuition matching

Full Tuition (With Pay Upfront Discount)

Save $450 on the full $13,500 tuition by paying in full upfront.

Currently only available in select markets.

$13,500 AUD

full tuition

$13,050 AUD

when you pay in full upfront

Frequently Asked Questions

Why is this course relevant today?

The demand for user experience design acumen is skyrocketing, with job boards advertising for everything from UX designers, to researchers, to information architects — and the versatility of this skill set doesn’t stop there. Now more than ever, organisations are recognising the value of user-centred design, applying its paradigm everywhere from human resources to C-suite leadership strategy. UX design knowledge paves the way not only for immediate success on the job market but also long-term career gains.

What practical skill sets can I expect to have after completing this course?

By the end of our User Experience Design Immersive, you will be able to:

  • Implement user research tactics to gain a deeper understanding of what users want and need.

  • Pinpoint the best ways to organise information on a given site or app.

  • Design a digital product that behaves intuitively and brings joy and function to users.

  • Utilise visual design in order to create digital products that are both beautiful and easily learned.

  • Explain your process through sketches, wireframes, and presentations.

  • Collaborate with design teams to see projects through from start to finish.

What kind of community will I find in this course?

Our User Experience Design Immersive attracts eager learners who are as passionate about growing and launching a new career as you are. Their backgrounds span professions in design, product management, and many other fields. The General Assembly experience can create lasting friendships, collaborations, and professional opportunities that will support you throughout a lifetime of discovery.

What does my tuition cover?

  • Expert-led instruction in user experience design skills, methods, and best practices.

  • Design interview prep, including resume reviews, mock interviews, and whiteboarding practice.

  • Dedicated career coaching to help you navigate your personal job search experience, from design challenges, to salary negotiation, and more.

  • Access ongoing networking opportunities to connect with experts, employers, and potential collaborators around the world.

What are my financing options for an Immersive course?

Focus on what counts — your education. Financial hurdles shouldn’t keep you from achieving your goals. Pay tuition back in manageable monthly instalments after you land a job with Catalyst, our income share agreement. In addition, we offer payment plans and different financing options from our partners at Study Loans or zipMoney. G.I. Bill® tuition reimbursement is available in select cities, as well as social impact scholarships for eligible students facing barriers to enrolment.

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