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Course
Master’s level
7,5 credits (ECTS)
Study pace
50%
Time
Day
Location
Göteborg
Study form
Campus
Language
English
Duration
-
Application open
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Application code
GU-28650
Tuition
Full education cost: 17 875 SEK
First payment: 17 875 SEK

No fees are charged for EU and EEA citizens, Swedish residence permit holders and exchange students.

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About

In this course you will get an overview on how to design and analyze computer applications, based on knowledge of the human sensory and cognitive system. Screen based as well as other types of interactive interfaces, such as auditory and haptic ones, are discussed as means to efficiently and intelligibly present information.

Not only actual applications are covered, but also the development of methods to pre-process data and the creation of interfaces so users can personalize the information presentations available so it suits their needs.

You will be given an understanding of how information can be presented to provide efficient and effective knowledge transfer, as well as how to design interactive systems that allow users to easily adapt these presentations depending on task and context.

Prerequisites and selection

Requirements

To be eligible for the course the student must have a Bachelor's degree of 180 credits. Additionally, the course Human Computer Interaction (TIG095) 7.5 credits, or equivalent is required. In addition, students need to have successfully completed a course in Graphical Interfaces (TIA106), 7.5 credits, at advanced level. To be eligible for this course as a programme student in Science Bachelor´s Programme, N1COS, the student must have passed at least 90 credits in programme courses and the additional courses Human Computer Interaction (TIG095) 7.5 credits and Graphical Interfaces (TIA106), 7.5 credits, at advanced level.

Selection

Selection is based upon the number of credits from previous university studies, maximum 225 credits.

For admission to the summer 2021 and onward the following selection applies: selection is based upon the number of credits from previous university studies, maximum 165 credits.