The UXQB advanced level certificate „Certified Professional for Usability and User Experience – User Requirements Engineering“ (CPUX-UR) attests the holder in-depth and practical knowledge.
Within the following main areas:
- Use context analysis
- Development of user requirements
- Application and implementation of these competencies as well as of methods such as contextual interviews and participant observations
According to the advanced level, successful completion of the CPUX-F certification exam is required. In contrast to the foundation level exam, advanced level exams consist of a theoretical and a practical part, in which acquired knowledge is applied and demonstrated in a practice based use case.
As preparation for the exam, recognised training providers offer specialised advanced level trainings. While such trainings are helpful, they are not mandatory. Of great help for the exam preparation is the CPUX-UR curriculum provided by the UXQB. Further English translations for CPUX-UR will be coming up in the UXQB documents section.
A prerequisite for taking the test to become a “Certified Professional in Usability and User Experience – Advanced Level” is the possession of the certificate “Certified Professional in Usability and User Experience – Foundation Level (CPUX-F)” from UXQB e.V. Nobody will be allowed to take part in the test without this certificate; no alternative certificates will be accepted.
You obtain the CPUX-UR certificate by passing a theoretical and a practical certification test.
- The theoretical tests is proctored and consists of a number of essay questions. It lasts 90 minutes.
- The practical test consists of observing a contextual interview, documenting it in the form of an as-is scenario and deriving the user requirements based on the as-is scenario.
UXQB CPUX Certification is valid permanently.
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