Ready to start your career as a UX Designer?

We have designed a career switcher program to give you the best chance of employment as a UX Designer. We’re so confident about this approach to learning and securing a job that if students who complete our package project program do not secure employment within 90 days we guarantee an additional project to deepen your experience, at no cost to you.

We offer this guarantee under the shared understanding that students will commit to the path and put their best foot forward. We'll work together to ensure you have everything that UX hiring managers are looking for, namely:

Technical Competency

Competency in the technical UX skills required for the job.

The right attitude

The attitudinal strengths needed to thrive in a collaborative & agile workplace.

World Class Portfolio

A portfolio that demonstrates your breadth of experience.

Confident Communication

Confidence to speak to real-world design experiences you've had

Career Switcher Package

3 projects over 6 months

Mentored by industry experts, each project runs part time for 9 weeks (fundamentals)  and 7 weeks (specialisations). The company, project brief and mentor is announced prior to kick-off.

Early Bird Special - Save $450

Projects fill quickly so take advantage of the early bird special for enrolments prior to company announcements.

calendar Start Date
  • February 5th 2020
  • June 3rd 2020
price payment Price & Payment Options

Full Tuition fee – $7950

Early Bird Price (Enroll before Dec 16th) – $7500

Study Loans approved and payment plans available.

PROJECT Fundamentals
UX Fundamentals
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The Project

This is a 9 week project where you will cover the fundamentals of an end to end UX Design project, from research through to wireframing and prototyping. It's a foundation course to get you started.

Example brief

For example, your brief may ask you to improve the UX design of an existing digital product. Or even bring a new concept to life through an end to end UX process.

Technical skills you'll learn
  • Problem statements & user stories
  • Requirement gathering
  • One on one interviewing
  • Survey design
  • Synthesis
  • User Persona’s
  • User Journey’s
  • Information Architecture
  • Sketching
  • Wireframing
Which company and mentor will I learn with?

You’ll be learning on a project with one of our participating social impact companies. The companies will be confirmed closer to the project kick-off. Once the company is confirmed, we’ll assign a world class industry mentor to the project, from our roster.

PROJECT Specialisation
Advanced Research
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The Project

This is a 7 week research project where you will cover advanced research techniques to take your research capability to the next level. We'll dive deep into various research techniques and methodologies and show you how to approach difficult research projects so you feel confident to tackle any challenge.

Example brief

For example, your brief may ask you to apply advanced research techniques to gain deeper insights into a problem area. You will use this research to make professional recommendations to your company stakeholder and demonstrate your new found capabilites.

Technical skills you'll develop further
  • Problem statements & user stories
  • Requirement gathering
  • User Research
  • Survey Design
  • Card Sorting
  • Synthesis
  • Persona’s
  • Customer Journey Mapping
Which company and mentor will I learn with ?

You’ll be learning on a project with one of our participating social impact companies. The companies will be confirmed closer to the project kick-off. Once the company is confirmed, we’ll assign a world class industry mentor to the project, from our roster.

PROJECT 3: Specialisation
IKEA UX Project
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The Project

You'll be diving into advanced usability & wireframing techniques over 7 weeks on this project. A chance to take your learning further and learn techniques that mid-weight to senior designers use as part of their UX process.

The Brief

This brief will focus on IKEA's circular economy initiatives. You will design a digital solution to improve the re-use and re-distribution of children furniture.

Skills you’ll learn
  • Agile Behaviours
  • Prototyping
  • Wireframes
  • Usability Testing
  • Sketching
The Company
YOU’RE QUALIFIED
It’s time to get your new job as a UX Designer

You should now be brimming with confidence and ready to tackle those job interviews! Follow our job search guidelines and you'll have a job within 90 days!

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a little something extra

Industry leading tools

Harness Projects have partnered with leading companies in the UX industry to ensure you receive the most industry-relevant learning experience possible. We have integrated world-class UX curriculum content from our partners the Interaction Design Foundation and LearnUX.io.

We have partnered with industry leader – InVision, to provide you training and access to their wireframing & prototyping tools. Our partnership with Askable provides our students access to a candidate sourcing platform, used by major corporate’s.

Enrolment in any of our projects provide students with:
I thoroughly enjoyed working on this course. It has expanded my mind and knowledge and I have grown as a person professionally and personally. The brief was definitely a challenging task, but with the help, guidance and encouragement of our mentor, it made me realise I wouldn't have had it any other way
Chris Luu
I can’t speak highly enough of this course! It was a transformative experience that exceeded my expectations and set me up with the confidence and practical skills to apply for a Junior UX role, and that is exciting!
Lisa Jeanette Bentham
Great for those who want to get into UX - this is an excellent way to get hands on experience, working with a company on a real project. It is short but you’ll learn lots and quickly!
Angie Heisel

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