About Me

Elia Maniscalco is UXPM Programme Director at SkillsUnion. Having started his career as an industrial designer, Elia quickly transitioned into the world of product design, drawing inspiration from the intersection of function and aesthetics.

With over 6 years of experience working on design projects with some of the world's leading brands, from Vanity Fair and Vogue to Voxnest and Samsung, Elia brings a human-centered approach to all of his work.

In recent years, he has spoken on stage about UX and digital design in both London and Milan and has taught as a senior UX design instructor at Flatiron and RED Academy. In 2019, Elia led a complete redesign project for Voxnest, a major player in the podcasting space.

Elia brings a deep passion for education, sharing his love of design and strong technical expertise with the next generation of talented designers as they prepare for the challenges of a fast-paced career in the creative industries.

Courses

Back-End Software Engineering

Accelerate from beginner to professional back-end software engineer in 12 weeks. Study online, part-time, as you learn the essential skills and techniques needed to code your own web applications. You’ll complete real-world client projects, learn to collaborate effectively in product teams and prepare to launch a high-growth career as a back-end developer.

Accreditation: 
Postgraduate 30 credits
Career Outcome:
Back-End Software Engineer
Duration: 
12 Weeks Part-Time

Front-End Software Engineering

Accelerate from beginner to professional front-end software engineer in 12 weeks. Study online, part-time, as you learn the essential skills and techniques needed to code your own web applications. You’ll complete real-world client projects, learn to collaborate effectively in product teams and prepare to launch a high-growth career as a front-end developer.

Accreditation: 
Postgraduate 30 credits
Career Outcome:
Front-End Software Engineer
Duration: 
12 Weeks Part-Time

UI Design

Accelerate from beginner to professional UI designer in 12 weeks. Study online, part-time, as you learn the essential skills needed to design user-centric product interfaces, understand colour psychology and brand, and create design systems. You'll complete real-world client projects, collaborate effectively in product teams and launch a high-growth career as a UI designer.

Accreditation: 
Postgraduate 30 credits
Career Outcome:
UI Designer
Duration: 
12 Weeks Part-Time

UX Design

Accelerate from beginner to professional UX designer in 12 weeks. Study online, part-time, as you learn the essential skills needed to design user-centric product interfaces, conduct usability testing, and develop interactive prototypes. You'll complete real-world client projects, collaborate effectively in product teams and launch a high-growth career as a UX designer.

Accreditation: 
Postgraduate 30 credits
Career Outcome:
UX Designer
Duration: 
12 Weeks Part-Time

Software Engineering

Accelerate from beginner to professional software engineer in 24 weeks. Study online, part-time, as you learn the essential skills and techniques needed to code your own web applications. You’ll complete real-world client projects, learn to collaborate effectively in product teams and prepare to launch a high-growth career as a full-stack developer.

Accreditation: 
Postgraduate Certificate 60 credits
Career Outcome:
Software Engineer
Duration: 
24 Weeks Part-Time

UX/UI Design

Accelerate from beginner to professional UX/UI designer in 24 weeks. Study online, part-time, as you learn the essential skills needed to design user-centric product interfaces, conduct usability testing, and develop interactive prototypes. You'll complete real-world client projects, collaborate effectively in product teams and launch a high-growth career as a UX/UI designer.

Accreditation: 
Postgraduate Certificate 60 credits
Career Outcome:
UX/UI Designer
Duration: 
24 Weeks Part-Time

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