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Computer Science (User Experience and Design)

Discover the art of crafting user-centric digital experiences whilst building in-demand skills for a career in technology

Key Facts



BSc (Hons) Computer Science (User Experience and Design)


Degree Duration

4 years


Pathways Available

International Stage One
4 years :1 year pathway + 3 year degree


Start Dates

September 2023

Degree Overview

Are you passionate about designing user experiences that are intuitive, engaging, and meaningful?

Our User Experience and Design degree is specifically designed to equip you with the skills and knowledge needed for a Computing career that specialises in UX design. You will learn about user research, information architecture, interaction design, and visual design, among other topics, to create engaging and effective user experiences.

Throughout your studies, you will work on projects that reflect real-world challenges faced by computing professionals. You will also have the opportunity to collaborate with industry professionals, gaining insights into the latest trends and techniques in UX design.

  • This course will launch in September 2024.

Why Study this Degree

Our program is tailored to the needs of the job market, ensuring that you acquire the skills and expertise that are in high demand by employers. Whether you are interested in working for a start-up, a major business, or pursuing freelance opportunities, our User Experience and Design degree program will prepare you for a successful career in UX design.

You will experience a hands-on approach to learning and will be given the opportunity to work on real-world projects to apply your skills in practical ways. We foster a culture of creativity, innovation, and impact, encouraging you to explore new ideas and push the boundaries of what is possible. Whether you are seeking guidance on a project or looking for advice on how to approach a design challenge, we are always available to provide mentorship and support.

You will be part of a supportive and inclusive student community that works together to understand how user experiences can change the world. Join our student design societies, where you can meet others in your class within a social setting and participate in international-level design competitions.

Your Pathways

International Year One

The IS1 is the first year of a four year International Incorporated Bachelors. And its designed to strengthen your English language abilities and introduce core concepts and knowledge required at university study level.  Once you have successfully completed your studies you will continue the remaining stages of your degree directly with the University of your choice.

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University of Dundee

Ranked in The Guardian’s Top 20 UK Universities in 2021, the
University of Dundee prides itself on three things: Impactful
research, an excellent student experience and a community
campus in the city.

Situated beside the majestic River Tay, Dundee is Scotland’s sunniest city. It also has the highest student ratios per head of population anywhere in the UK so there is an exciting and diverse range of nightlife, leisure activities and culture.

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