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2023 - 2024 Catalog
Program: Digital Art and Design
Title: UX/UI Design Certificate

(Level 1 Certificate)

Brookhaven and North Lake campus only


  • Students pursuing this certificate are waived from the Texas Success Initiative (TSI) standards, but must meet course prerequisites.
  • Complete at least 25% of the credit hours required for graduation through instruction by Dallas College.

Degree Plan Code: C1.DAD.UXUI.DES

The UX/UI Design Certificate program will provide the foundational knowledge to prepare completers to enter the user experience design industry. The students will develop skills in planning, producing and evaluating UX design elements needed for industry applications.

This certificate will be awarded for successful completion of a minimum of 30 credit hours, which includes a series of technical courses specifically in UX/UI design. The certificate is designed to be completed in two semesters.

Course Course Title Credit Hours
ARTC 1305 Basic Graphic Design OR 3
ARTC 1317 Design Communication 1 (3)
ARTC 1302 Digital Imaging 1 3
UXUI 1370 Principles of User Experience Design 3
UXUI 1372 User Interface Design 1 3
UXUI 1374 Introduction to UX Tools 3
Semester Total 15
Course Course Title Credit Hours
ARTC 1353 Computer Illustration 3
ARTC 2317 Typographic Design 3
UXUI 1373 Responsive Design 1 3
UXUI 2375 Introduction to App Design 3
UXUI 2374 Portfolio Design for UX/UI Design OR 3
UXUI 2378 Cooperative Education-UX/UI Design (3)
Semester Total 15
Minimum Hours Required 30

NOTE: Students enrolling in this program who plan to transfer to a four-year institution should consult an advisor or counselor regarding transfer requirements and the transferability of these courses to the four-year institution of their choice.