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M2 Human-Computer Interaction

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About

The M2 Human-Computer Interaction course at Paris-Saclay University provides students with the fundamental knowledge and techniques required to design, build and assess interactive human-machine systems adapted to the needs of their users.

Overview

The domain of man-machine interaction is attracting considerable attention in many areas of the software industry and in digital technologies in general. This program trains specialists in the field of Human-Computer Interaction, paving the way to careers in the academic field as well as at industrial R&D centres or in cutting-edge industries.

Skills acquired in this M2 Human-Computer Interaction program at Paris-Saclay University:

  • Know and be able to explain the fundamental concepts belonging to the field of man-machine interaction.

  • Set up user-centric design methodologies.

  • Design, develop and evaluate interactive systems adapted to users' needs (mobile applications, WEB applications, multimodal interactions, data visualization, virtual and augmented reality systems, systems for users with specific needs, etc.). ).

  • Use qualitative and quantitative methodologies (Design of controlled experiments) to assess interactive systems.

Career prospects

This Master's program prepares students for jobs in research, R&D, industry and consulting: interaction designer, user interface specialist, engineer, designer and project manager of interactive applications on various supports: desktop computer, web, mobile.

These jobs exist in companies that specialize in interaction design and in numerous academic research teams that work in the area of man-machine interaction.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Fundamentals of Human-Computer Interaction
  • Design of Interactive Systems classes
  • Programming of Interactive Systems
  • Evaluation of Interactive Systems Classes
  • Fundamentals of Virtual & Augmented Reality
  • Advanced Programming of Interactive Systems
  • Fundamental of Situated Computing

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

60 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Selection sheet completed (to download on the training website). (Ranked choices of master's tracks in English or French)
  • Certificate of English level (compulsory for non-English speakers). (Our HCI master is taught in English. You must provide proof of English language proficiency.)
  • Curriculum Vitae. (CV in English)
  • Motivation letter. (in English)
  • All transcripts of the years / semesters validated since the high school diploma at the date of application. (Transcript of Record in english or french)
  • VAP file (obligatory for all persons requesting a valuation of the assets to enter the diploma).

Tuition Fee

Living costs for Paris

1195 - 1778 EUR /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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