Certificate of UI Designer

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The User Interface Design Program is designed for students who are interested in future careers in the field of mobile, voice and web design. The program provides a solid foundation of theory and practical knowledge needed to create user-friendly interfaces.

Course Breakdown:

Introduction to UI Design

User Research and Design

User Interface Design, Process and Prototyping

Voice and Web Interfaces

Mobile App Design for IOS and Android

Branding and UI Design Portfolio

Program Outcomes;

On graduation, learners will be able to:

Implement UI tools, frameworks, and built-in components.

Apply user research techniques in the different stages of product development.

Shape and implement adaptive user interfaces for different screen sizes.

Apply user-centered design.

Apply building blocks of Android and IOS user interfaces.

Use voice and story mapping.

Design user interfaces that are easy and comfortable to use.

Create a portfolio implementing personal brand identity.

  • International Students:

    • Complete high school or a Canadian secondary school diploma or equivalent.

    • Reach an IELTS 5.5 (academic) or equivalent or achieve a IGK Level 6 Upper Intermediate or pass the IGK placement test.

    • Pass an admissions interview

  • Domestic Students:

    • Complete high school.

    • Pass an admissions interview
    For more information on English language requirements, please see English Proficiency page

    • Computer Use Expectation
    In order to successfully progress through your studies at IGK, it is recommended that you have access to a personal computer or laptop. IGK offers access to computer labs on campus, but availability cannot be guaranteed and some program software may not be available on all open access computers.

  • International Students;

    Registration fee: $200

    Tuition fees: $8500

    Textbook fee: $450

  • Domestic Students:

    Registration fee: $200

    Tuition fees: $3900

    Textbook fee: $450

Graduates of this diploma can consider career opportunities under NOC 2175 or 5241 which includes positions such as:

-Web designers and developers
- Graphic designers and illustrators
-Communication Designer
-Production Designer
-Interactive Designer
-Art Director
-Creative Director

The options are endless! The following are some examples.


Program Length:
480 hours of instruction, 28 weeks

This program is PTIB approved.
Start Dates:
  • Sept 6th 2022, Jan 9th 2023, May 8th 2023, Sept 5th 2023