Online option
Open to international students

Diploma in Web and UX Design

In this course, you will learn how to apply the principles of visual design and master scripting languages for client-side development. Additionally, you will build practical skills in UX design, foundation coding, app development, and content management systems, equipping you for an exciting career start.

120 Credits | Full-time | On Campus & Online


If you already have some coding experience, this is the course for you. You’ll finish this course with a comprehensive knowledge base and an online portfolio to showcase your new skills.

The internet has revolutionised the way we communicate, shop, bank, play games and share information. The pace of change is accelerating and so too is the demand for talented internet professionals.

The Diploma in Web and UX Design gives you the practical skills you need to make your mark in this exciting industry.

Learn how to apply the principles of visual design and master the scripting languages that support client-side development. By encouraging creativity and teaching the essentials of web programming and design, this programme sets you on the path to a brilliant career in online media.

Successfully complete this course and you’ll receive the New Zealand Diploma in Web Design and Production (Level 6).



What you'll learn

UX Design

Master the basic principles of UX design and gain an insight into new and emerging HTML5 technologies and current industry-standard JavaScript libraries.

Foundation Coding

Learn basic programming principles which lay a foundation for developing interactive web interfaces. Learn how to create applications which perform well and use industry-standard code libraries to produce top-quality interfaces.


Application Development

Work with third-party applications to retrieve and manipulate data, and make it easily understood and intuitive to use. Work with agile methodology in a collaborative environment and discover how to use a complete JavaScript framework to create dynamic projects.

Content Management Systems (CMS)

Most websites are created using a CMS, and what sets a developer apart is their ability to create something individual from a stock-standard system. That’s exactly what you’ll learn here.



Course Start Dates






A bit more information


We provide you with software licences for: Adobe CC, Sublime Text, online collaborative tools.


Students are required to bring their own device. This allows flexibility of study outside of class hours and seamless remote study in the event of another lockdown where classroom facilities are inaccessible. If you do not own your own device, please discuss this with one of our team at enrolment.

Components of
your device




   Intel Core i5,
or better

   Intel Core i5,
or better


8 GB

16 GB


   256 GB SSD

   512 GD SSD

Screen Resolution

   1280 x 800

    1920 x 1080

Domestic students

*Course Related Cost  - Covers software licensing for student use on campus for the period of 1 year. This amount can be covered by StudyLink's courses related cost loan.

(Eligible for 'fees-free' study)

International students

  • Tuition Fees: $24,500 (NZD)

  • Course Related Costs: $2,000 (NZD)

For more information, click here to download the international course costs PDF.

Please note fees are subject to change.

Students should have passed the Level 5 Diploma in Digital Design – Web and Graphic Design, OR be able to prove competency in HTML and CSS to the required standard.

Languages: HTML5, advanced CSS with pre-processing, advanced HTML, JavaScript.

International students need to be at least 18 years old.

If your first language is not English, you must demonstrate English language proficiency at the level of IELTS (Academic) 6.0.



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Meet Our Tutors - Tim

Hey Tim, what makes Yoobee Colleges different?

“Yoobee is so different from university because it's very practical, and students get to make real connections with their tutors and other students in their class. You aren't just a number at Yoobee - you are an individual and you become part of the Yoobee tribe.”

Tim is one of our Wellington tutors and teaches Yoobee's specialised Level 6 Diploma in Web & UX Design. This diploma is usually for graduates of our Level 5 Diploma in Web & Graphic Design who have decided on a career in web development & UX design.



Qualifications are issued by Yoobee Colleges Ltd. Yoobee Colleges Ltd is an NZQA Category 1 provider, the highest rating a school can be awarded by the Government.

Term dates are subject to change pending enrolment numbers, availability and unforeseen funding fluctuations. Yoobee Colleges Ltd reserves the right to modify schedules to make sure the College runs well and students are offered the best learning experience.