University of Sussex
Human Computer Interaction
A 1st- or upper 2nd-Class undergraduate Honours degree. Applicants should have an interest in computing systems from a human perspective and should have an undergraduate background in computing, or psychology, or a degree with substantial computing or social science content. Mature applicants with relevant experience will also be considered.
Autumn term: Human-computer interaction (HCI); object-oriented programming (students with a high level of programming experience may take advanced software engineering); real-world cognition; 1 option from: Applied natural language processing; e-business and e-commerce systems. Spring term: HCI advanced topics; psychological methods for system evaluation; technology-enhanced learning environments; 1 option from: generative creativity; multimedia design and applications; pervasive computing. Summer term: You undertake supervised work for the MSc dissertation, a project in which you either design and evaluate a human-centred computer system or investigate an aspect of interactivity. Part-time courses: Year 1: In each of the autumn and spring terms you take 2 modules. In the summer term you undertake work on the dissertation. Year 2: In each of the autumn and spring terms you take 2 modules. In the spring and summer terms you complete work on the dissertation.
You are assessed by coursework, examinations, essays, programming projects, group projects, presentations and a 12,000-word dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 6,060 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 6,060 per Year 1 (Scotland)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 6,060 per Year 1 (Wales)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 6,060 per Year 1 (England)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 17,850 per Year 1 (International)||1 years|
|MSc||Part-time||October 2016||-||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Sussex House||Brighton||BN1 9RH||South East|