|Application deadline:||30 January 2015|
|Tuition fee:|| |
|Start date:||August 2015|
|Credits (ECTS):|| 120 ECTS Details |
As technology plays an ever increasing role in our daily life, its important to have professionals who have a deep understanding of how to develop and operate the most unobtrusive user interfaces for a wide variety of technological devices. In the Master's degree programme in Human-Technology Interaction in Tampere, Finland, you get a peek into the future from a front-row seat.
|Duration full-time:||24 months|
|Delivery mode:||On Campus|
|More information:||Go to university website|
This programme is offered in collaboration between the University of Tampere (UTA) and the Tampere University of Technology (TUT). Students can deepen their knowledge in course units that cover a wide range of topics from user experience and emotions to innovative use of facial behavior like gaze and expressions, touch, speech, and human physiology in user interfaces.
The programme leads the students to scientific thinking and writing as well as to hands-on work in various course projects.
Graduates' typical jobs include interaction or UX designer, usability specialist, researcher, user experience architect, and software developer.
Although the programme is available in essentially the same format at both universities it is recommended that those applicants mainly interested in interaction design, development of interactive software or research apply to UTA and those mainly interested in user experience apply to TUT. That way the majority of their course units will be organized by their home university.
Students having completed the Master's Degree Programme in Human-Technology Interaction will