As the industry expands there is an increasing need for specialists with a deep knowledge of Human-Computer Interaction Design (HCID) and User Experience (UX).
This Human-Computer Interaction Design course from City, University of London will enable you to think about technology design in new ways, placing users at the very heart of design.
You will be able to gain a deep understanding of users' needs and feed that understanding into the design of interactive systems that meet those needs in ways that engender an engaging and enriching user experience.
It will provide you with the appropriate mix of theoretical and practical knowledge to empower you to create engaging user experiences. You will gain a breadth and depth of knowledge and skills that will propel you forwards in your career (e.g. as a UX Designer, User Researcher or UX Consultant).
As the HCID and UX industry expands and technology becomes a major part of our daily lives there’s a growing need for skilled professionals across sectors.
Digital agencies, business consultancies, charities, commercial, government and IT companies all need qualified staff to design user friendly interactive systems.
Accredited by BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT for the purposes of partially meeting the academic requirement for registration as a Chartered IT Professional.
- Interaction design
- Creativity in design
- Information architecture
- Evaluating interactive systems
- Cognition and technologies
- Research, methods and professional issues
- 12 months
- 28 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesDesign Computer Sciences Human Computer Interaction View 526 other Masters in Design in United Kingdom
- An upper second-class honours degree in any subject, the equivalent from an international institution or three-plus years of UX-related industry experience
- A practical background in computing technologies is useful, but not essential
- Previous experience in Human-Computer Interaction or User Experience Design is not necessary
- Programming experience is not necessary.
International20810 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 20810 GBP per year during 12 months.
National10400 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 10400 GBP per year during 12 months.
Part-time per year
- UK: £5,200
- Overseas/EU: £10,400
Living costs for London
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.