User Experience Design

Launch Your UX/UI Career

Imagine having the skills to make technology easy and enjoyable for everyone. Unleash your creative potential and learn to craft digitial experiences that captivate, simplify, and solve real-world problems.

Beginner friendly
Beginner friendly
Flexible study
Flexible study
Full-time or part-time
No tech background required
No tech background required
NZQA Level 5 & 6 Certificate
Certificate
NZQA Level 5 & 6

OVERVIEW

Immersive & Hands-On Training

Do you want to create meaningful & relevant experiences? Dive into a field that merges technology, design, market research, psychology, and business.  

UX Design isn’t just about creating interfaces; it’s about reflecting our culture and crafting experiences that engage diverse groups of people. Currently diverse voices are absent from user experience design.

At its core, it’s about connecting with users, anticipating their needs, and designing solutions that simplify their digital journey. Whether you’re a creative thinker or a problem solver there’s a place for you in the world of UX Design. Everyone has the potential to shape digital experiences; all you need is the passion to learn and the drive to make a difference.

If understanding people and helping them get the most out of technology resonates with you, UX design is your calling.

Gain certifications in

1. Digital Technology Product Solutions (Level 5, 40 credits)

2. Applied Digital Technology Product Solutions (Level 6, 40 credits)

Skills you'll gain

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  • Framing problems and crafting solutions
  • Empathising with stakeholders to gain UX insights
  • Illustrate design ideas using storyboards, journey maps and information architecture
  • Designing mobile-first web applications
  • Applying design best practices
  • Preparing and presenting designs to teams
  • Troubleshooting UX problems
  • Understanding emerging technologies like generative AI
  • Basic understanding of HTML and CSS

Figma
Miro
HTML
CSS

"YOU DON'T HAVE TO HAVE A TECH BACKGROUND,
JUST A DESIRE TO BUILD THINGS"

ALAN KAN
Co-founder & Innovation Director

EDUCATION TEAM

Learn from the Best

Mission Ready HQ is an award winning education provider.  Learn more

VIKTORIA SEMINA

VIKTORIA SEMINA

UX Design Trainer
CORINNE DAVIES

CORINNE DAVIES

UX Design Trainer
SARAH CLEARWATER

SARAH CLEARWATER

UX Design Trainer
CHANDNI ADESHARA

CHANDNI ADESHARA

Facilitator & Coach

SCHEDULE & PRICING

Flexible Learning

Learn blended online, full- or part-time.

FULL TIME

10 weeks (30-35 hours weekly)
Mon - Fri: 5:30pm - 8:30pm

PART TIME

20 weeks (15 - 17.5 hours weekly)
Tue - Thurs: 6pm - 9pm

INTAKE DATES

$5,350
(incl. GST)
Payment options
  • Payment option:
    1. Fees Free Available.
    2. Pay in 2  instalments of $2,675 per certification; or
    3. Weekly payment options available
  • * Fees subject to change

Entry CriTeria

Applicants must have the legal right to study in New Zealand and either:

  1. Have completed the Level 4 Certificate in Technology Product Development Training Essentials (Level 4) or;
  2. provide evidence of an equivalent qualification and/or experience.

All applicants must have a level of English sufficient to be able to study at this level.

Applications will be reviewed by Mission Ready to ensure applicants have the foundation skills required for success.

Unsuccessful applicants will be referred to an appropriate alternative course and invited to apply again once they have completed that course.

Please note the entry requirement is important as learners need to have certain skills / knowledge before they can specialise in a specific area.

STUDENT SUCCESS

Hear from our Graduates

Industry leaders value our graduates. Our alumni have gone on to work at companies like Datacom, Cin7, One NZ and PWC.

More stories
“I have a background in art and design. The Mission Ready Agile UX Design accelerator helped me take the skills I had and transfer them into a new career that’s creative and challenging.” Now working as a UX/UI designer at the Auckland Council’s digital team.
“I was fresh out of school when I decided to join Mission Ready, but it was relieving and exciting to find a variety of people at different life stages studying together.” “I heard about Mission Ready from my ICT teacher in school. Based on my school assignments, I had expressed my interest in UX Design; my teacher believed I had some potential and sent me links to resources and tools to help me get there.”
Holding a Bachelor’s degree in Industrial design and working full-time, Danbee found her “perfect opportunity to upskill, connect and explore” in Mission Ready’s 19-week UX Designer accelerator
I would say go for it as you have nothing to lose! Make sure you do your research on different roles in tech beforehand so that you choose the right accelerator for you and your career path. Don’t hesitate to reach out to past Mission Ready candidates and ask for advice if you need – from personal experience, the Mission Ready community is very kind, welcoming and always willing to help!

FAQ

Your Questions Answered

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