University of Nottingham

University of Nottingham

Usability and Human Computer Interaction (HCI)

This course is for those who need to apply the knowledge of the role of human factors/ergonomics in the design, evaluation and use of interactive systems. It will provide an understanding of the key issues related to the design, evaluation and use of user centered technologies and provide students with additional resources to facilitate the learning process. The distance learning format means that most of the material and background reading can be undertaken in the students' own time but with access to and support from university staff.

Entry requirements

2.1 degree (or international equivalent) in any relevant subject. English language requirements: IELTS 6.0 (no less than 5.5 in any element).

Course modules

The course consists of two 30 credit modules, each studied over 6 months: human factors in interactive systems; practical ergonomics investigation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PgCert Distance learning September 2016 GBP 3,000 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgCert Distance learning September 2016 GBP 3,000 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
PgCert Distance learning September 2016 GBP 3,000 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years
PgCert Distance learning September 2016 GBP 3,000 per Whole course (England) 1 years
PgCert Distance learning September 2016 GBP 6,015 per Whole course (International) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
On line/Distance Learning

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