Campus
Duration
8 Weeks
Credential Awarded
Microcredential
School
Technology

About the Program

Enhance your digital product, user experience or content design knowledge with two courses in user experience (UX) writing — UX Writing Fundamentals and UX Writing in Practice. 

In these courses, you’ll learn how to enhance and improve digital product experiences through words. Clear, concise and useful copy supports and shapes the user experience and helps users achieve their goals.

This microcredential is for those who have an interest in or are working in digital product design. Knowledge of user experience design, writing (marketing, branding or technical) or content strategy/design is helpful but not necessary for completion of the microcredential.

 

Program Highlights

  • upcoming microcredential dates:
    • July 6 to August 24
    • Sept. 14 to Nov. 2
  • earn a microcredential for each course completed – enrol in one or both
  • build a portfolio of UX writing pieces

 

Your Career

Prepare for an entry-level role as a UX Writer with companies in technology, digital design and software development. Prepare to apply UX Writing skills for roles within UX/content design, product design or communications.

What is a microcredential?

A microcredential is a short course designed to help you upskill, reskill and boost new skills development. Seneca’s career- and profession-based microcredentials provide focused learning that add value to your existing education and enhance your employability. You will learn in-demand skills and knowledge and benefit from flexible options including different delivery modes, durations and start times.

Badge

UX Writing Fundamentals
UX Writing in Practice

This microcredential is issued in the form of a digital badge. Data embedded in the badge identifies the institution that issued it, along with the competencies, evidence and criteria that was required to earn it. Earners can display their badges on social media sites, electronic portfolios and resumés.

Benefits

Experience

Get career-focused experience with one or two intensive courses. 

Earn microcredentials

Prepare for a career in an exciting field with microcredentials that build your resumé.

Flexible

Online virtual classes are practical for working professionals. 

Expertise

Taught by an industry expert with a rich and diverse background in all aspects of user experience design and strategy, and an extensive resumé covering a wide range of industries, including higher education, non-profit, digital media, entertainment, government, advertising and marketing.