UX & UI Work Placement Program - Experience Haus

UX & UI Work Placement Program

  • London
  • 12 Weeks
  • Full-time
  • Job Guarantee

from £7,200 (inc. VAT)

Or £800 to reserve your spot today, pay the rest later.

Next Start Date

Sept 20th, 2021 – Dec 10th, 2021

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Course overview

  • Four weeks learning, eight weeks in a placement

    Our program offers you two months of real industry experience and a month learning the full end-to-end Product Design process at an award-winning design agency.

  • Based in a design agency, not a school

    Our studio is based in one of London’s leading design and branding agencies. Students come into class inspired by the highly dynamic creative environment, and are able to talk to agency staff as they come and go.

  • Classes capped at 8 students

    Small class sizes allows the instructor to spend more time with each student discussing key concepts; getting feedback on work; asking outstanding questions; and benefiting from the wealth of experience they have to offer.

Our alumni join some of the industry’s biggest names

Our alumni have gone on to join some of the most exciting, biggest and best names across various industries.

Our syllabus / curriculum

Students will learn the complete end-to-end design process in just 4 weeks. Learn the latest and widely used industry-leading methods, tools and software. Work on live client briefs from local startups.

  • End-to-end design process
  • What is Design Thinking?
  • The Double Diamond process
  • User-centred design process

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  • User research methods
  • Writing discussion guides
  • Finding potential users
  • Conducting user interviews

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  • Understand business needs
  • Dissecting a brief
  • Collaboration and communication

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  • Competitor analysis frameworks
  • Market positioning
  • Identifying new opportunities

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  • Customer segmentation
  • Identifying archetypes
  • Creating personas
  • Empathy mapping

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  • Task analysis
  • Building experience maps
  • Opportunity prioritisation

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  • Writing user stories
  • Problem statements
  • Defining metrics

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  • Generating ideas
  • Storyboarding
  • Understanding constraints
  • User flows

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  • Paper sketches
  • Digital wireframing with Sketch and/or Figma
  • Design systems
  • Pattern libraries

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  • Paper prototypes
  • Digital prototyping with Invision/Marvel
  • Preparing for testing

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  • Writing task scenarios
  • User testing tactics
  • Prioritising feedback

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  • Presentation skills
  • Personal brand
  • CV/Portfolio development
  • Interview technique
  • Recruiter networking

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The Haus experience

Why choose Haus?

We provide applied learning and hands-on courses for organisations and individuals covering an abundance of different digital expertise.

Our Instructors

Our quality course design and content is led by experienced design professionals. They are all equipped with industry experience of helping students to develop their knowledge, improve and prepare them for new opportunities.

Hands-on & working with real world startups

Our ‘learn by doing’ practical approach gives our students the perfect opportunity to apply what they have learnt straight away in the real world.

Smaller Class Sizes

By keeping the class sizes small (8 students maximum), students can progress faster. We encourage them to ask questions, share their knowledge, insights and experiences.

A fully flexible and supportive learning environment

Our new campus in the heart of London's creative Shoreditch district is designed to offer unrivalled interaction with tutors and fellow students..

Where we are

168 Shoreditch High
St, Hackney,
London E1 6JE

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Closest station

  • Shoreditch High Street

    4 min walking
  • Old Street

    10 min walking

Closest station

  • Shoreditch High Street

    4 min walking
  • Old Street

    10 min walking

Your instructors

Our instructors have worked with various sized teams, from small startups to leading agencies and organisations such as Amazon, John Lewis, Huge, Matter of Form, ustwo and more. You will be learning from the best in the field.

Amit Patel

Course Instructor

Experience Haus

Amit is a Toronto-born product designer/manager, now living in London. Has worked in product management and product design roles across many industries and in various sizes of companies, from startups (in sectors such as media, fin-tech and healthcare) to industry leading companies such as Scotiabank, Laing O’Rourke, and both Crossrail (Europe’s largest construction project) and Crossrail 2.

Build a professional portfolio of projects

Over the duration of the course you will work on a live client brief - this will be an end-to-end case study for your portfolio. We advise having at least 3 projects in your portfolio, so by using your learnings from the course you will have the framework to work on other projects with best practises.

This project consisted of research around the pain points dental practices face and designing improved dashboards to help with everyday reporting.

This project investigated how this startup app could help employers re-engage and re-connect with their employees, especially those who are front-line with customers.

Powered by AI, this software is delivered on waterproof tablets to allow participants to progress in their exercises at their own pace. The challenge was to design software for the elderly or those that aren't digitally savvy.

…and get a helping hand in finding your next design role

  • Job Search Strategy
  • Crafting your CV / resume
  • Building a network – fast!
  • Interview techniques
  • Presentation skills
  • Personal brand
  • Portfolio development
  • Recruiter networking

"The content and tutors were excellent throughout, always answering questions and keeping students on track"

Huw Sambrook

Junior UX/UI Designer, Senior Associate at Deloitte UK

Am I eligible? Yes.

We do not have a formal admissions process for the Work Placement Program, but we do ask that you have a chat with our Course Director. This informal step is to ensure that the course is the right fit for you, and to understand your career objectives in a little more detail.

  • You don’t need to prepare anything for your chat but we will ask you a few questions to understand more about you, your career ambitions and how the Work Placement Program fits into this.

  • The course is perfect for anyone and everyone. Especially those wanting to break into a career in UX, UI or Digital Product Design.

  • There are no pre-requisites to take the course, but having a keen interest in design definitely helps.

  • There is no need to have any knowledge of particular software as you will be taught everything along the way.

Enrolling is as easy 1-2-3

  • 1

    Choose payment option

    Choose between paying upfront or in installments

  • 2

    Select dates

    Decide which of our upcoming courses fits best with your schedule

  • 3

    Begin course

    You're all set to start!

Price & finance options

UX & UI Work
Placement Program

  • 12 Weeks
  • Full-time
  • Job Guarantee
  • Each course is limited to 8 students.

  • The course takes place at our studio in Shoreditch

£7200 (inc. VAT)

Sept 20th, 2021 – Dec 10th, 2021

Full time, Monday – Friday, 9:30am – 5:30pm

Reserve your space today by paying your course fees in full. You will save 10% off the regular price.

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£800 (inc. VAT)

Sept 20th, 2021 – Dec 10th, 2021

Full time, Monday – Friday, 9:30am – 5:30pm

A deposit of £800.00 (inc. VAT) reserves a space with the remaining £7,200 paid in three instalments (via direct debit during the course.)

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Frequently asked questions

Once enrolled with us, the support you get is lifelong. We understand you can’t learn everything in a single course, regardless of how long or hard you study. Whether it’s help with a project, feedback on your portfolio, interview practise and preparation, or more general career advice – we'll be here to support you long after you graduate.
We pride ourselves on immersing students in the real-world, where challenges are faced and not avoided. We therefore only relocate when all other options are exhausted.
In-and-around London, with travel time and expenses a key consideration when assigning students to suitable employers.
Most positions won’t offer a monthly salary but will cover food and travel expenses. However, this can vary based on each employer’s individual policy. Please therefore ensure you are not reliant on this income in any way.

What our students say about us


"A few things that drew me to Experience Haus was that the briefs assigned are real-world projects, you get stakeholder experience and mentorship from tutors. Other than that, I felt the syllabus was current with skill demands of product designers"

Richard Acquaye

UI Designer


"Learning the relevant processes like experience mapping, user flows, and applying it to a live brief from a startup was really enjoyable. More often or not, a lot of these vocational courses ask you to apply what you learnt to a theoretical project that came from your own thinking, which frankly, isn’t enough."

Naomi Gorlov

UX Designer, BBC


"It was the best option without a doubt just by reading the course material and expertise."

Irving Servin Salas

Graphic Designer

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