The Virtual Ergonomics and Design degree offered by the University of Skövde provides overall knowledge in the field of Virtual product realisation, but also specific knowledge of how to integrate ergonomics and user aspects into the product realisation process.The first part of the education introduces the subject Industrial Ergonomics, including current research questions, and presents and discusses a number of industrial paradigm. This first part also deals with how computer-based tools like CAD and CAE are used and act as decision support systems in the product realisation process.
During the second semester, you will read an in-depth course in how ergonomics can be used to evaluate and improve the physical ergonomics of products and workstations. At the same time, you will develop your evaluation skills and your approach through a course in research methodology and communication. With the final degree project you have the opportunity to showcase your advanced abilities and skills.
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- Research Methodology and Communication
- Scientific Theory in Informatics
- Systems Thinking
- 12 months
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DisciplinesDesign General Engineering & Technology Environmental Sciences View 45 other Masters in Design in Sweden
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Certificates and diplomas of your completed degree from your country/countries of study.
- Transcripts of completed courses and grades for each semester included in your degree.
- Proof of English language skills
- In order to speed up the processing of your application, we require a copy of the page in your passport with your personal data and photograph, or some other identification document.
- For most master's level courses and programmes, the requirement is also the equivalent of English 6/English Course B, though some may require a lower or higher level of English
International12350 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 12350 EUR per year during 12 months.
EU/EEAFreeTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 12 months.
130,000 SEK per year
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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