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Human-Computer Interaction, Advanced Course

  • Number of credits 7.5 Credits
  • Level Master’s level
  • Starting Spring Term 2017

About the course

The course covers areas in HCI such as Task Analysis, GOMS, Participatory Design, Activity Theory, Distributed Cognition, Cognitive Work Analysis, Evolutionary Design, Design Rationale, Ethnography and Ethnomethodology.

Homepage: http://www.cs.umu.se/kurser/5DV048

Application and eligibility

Human-Computer Interaction, Advanced Course, 7.5 hp

Det finns inga tidigare terminer för kursen Spring Term 2017 Det finns inga senare terminer för kursen

Starts

Lectures begin on week starting 16 January 2017

Ends

Lectures end during the week of 20 March 2017

Study location

Umeå

Language

English (upon request)

Type of studies

Daytime, 50%

Required Knowledge

Univ: To be admitted you must have 60 ECTS-credits in Computing Science or 2 years of completed studies, in both cases including the courses Interaction Techniques (5DV112/5DV132) and Cognitive Interaction Design (5DV067) or equivalent. Proficiency in English equivalent to Swedish upper secondary course English A (IELTS (Academic) with a minimum overall score of 5.5 and no individual score below 5.0. TOEFL PBT (Paper-based Test) with a minimum total score of 530 and a minimum TWE score of 4. TOEFL iBT (Internet-based Test) with a minimum total score of 72 and a minimum score of 17 on the Writing Section). Where the language of instruction is Swedish, applicants must prove proficiency in Swedish to the level required for basic eligibility for higher studies.

Selection

Academic credits Applicants in some programs at Umeå University have guaranteed admission to this course. The number of places for a single course may therefore be limited.

Application code

UMU-57311

Application

Application deadline was 17 October 2016. The application period is closed.

Application and Tuition fees

As a citizen of a country outside the European Union (EU), the European Economic Area (EEA) or Switzerland, you are required to pay application and tuition fees for studies at Umeå University.

Application fee

SEK900

Tuition fee, first instalment

SEK16,875

Total fee

SEK16,875

Contact us

Contactperson for the course is: Student Office at CS

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