ICT Innovation (EIT Digital Master School) - Human Computer Interaction and Design, M.Sc.

ICT Innovation (EIT Digital Master School) - Human Computer Interaction and Design, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
University rank #137 (QS) ,
The EIT Digital Master School offers a two year education in which you can choose two universities in two different European countries, building a curriculum of technical courses combined with innovation and entrepreneurship studies. The ICT Innovation (EIT Digital Master School) - Human Computer Interaction and Design course is offered by Aalto University.

About

The ICT Innovation (EIT Digital Master School) - Human Computer Interaction and Design course is offered by Aalto University.

The Human Computer Interaction and Design major focuses on study, design, development and evaluation of novel user interfaces and interactive systems taking into account human aspects, at the cognitive and sensory-motor levels, technological aspects, as well as business aspects.

The studies include courses on design and evaluation of interactive systems with a strong emphasis on user-centered design techniques:

  • understanding the human capacities and consequences of using information technology as a tool for solving work related tasks, and
  • developing and evaluating the systems by putting the user at the center of the design process.

In addition, studies in the major will develop business thinking in terms of user profiles, user segments, branding, market development, and product introductions.

Programme Structure

Courses Included:
  • Machine Learning: Basic Principles 
  • Machine Learning and Neural Networks
  • Speech Recognition 
  • Algorithmic methods of data mining 
  • User Interfaces 
  • Research Project in Computer and Information Science 
  • Special course in Computer and Information Science 
  • Individual studies in software and service engineering 
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Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Credits
    120 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    92

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    580

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  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score (Grade C):

    180

    C1 Advanced is a Cambridge English Qualification. It reports on the Cambridge English Scale between 142 and 210. You will receive a separate score for each of the four skills (reading, writing, listening and speaking) and for Use of English. These five scores are averaged to give you an overall result for the exam. Universities and colleges may ask you to achieve a specific score, either overall or for a particular skill.

    Note: degree programmes and applications may require a more specific minimum score for admission.

Academic Requirements

An appropriate Bachelor´s degree or an equivalent qualification.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    15000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15000 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA Applies to you

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

Citizens of EU/EEA countries are not required to pay tuition fees while studying towards a degree at Aalto University.

Living costs for Helsinki

  • 975 - 1590 EUR/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

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