Interaction design is the synthesis and imagining of things as they might be, rather than focusing on how things actually are, with a focus on satisfying the needs and desires of the end user. This course is specifically designed for honours graduates in product and industrial design, multimedia and game design, visual communication design, architecture, engineering and other design related fields. This Masters course has been developed by IT Carlow in consultation with industry and is delivered though the combination of self-directed learning and graduate research within the structured environment of a taught course.
This dynamic educational environment seeks to provide a framework for interdisciplinary and peer learning and enquiry, which facilitates, promotes and leads the interaction between practice and theory.The Master of Arts in Interaction Design aims to nurture and support a unique interdisciplinary approach to research and learning in this area. The course is centered around the development and delivery of a major project which can be either practice or theory based.
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- Framing User Experience
- Principles of Interaction Design
- Prototyping Interactions
- Design Entrepreneurship
- Human Interface Design
- Communication Design
- Design Research Methods
- Design Project Dissertation
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApplication deadline not specified.
DisciplinesDesign View 19 other Masters in Design in Ireland
- Applicants should have an honours degree in a related subject
- If English is not your first language, a minimum score 6.0 IELTS or equivalent is required for all postgraduate programmes
International10250 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 10250 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.
EU/EEA5500 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 5500 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.
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