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Usability and Human Computer Interaction (Distance Learning) PGCert

Usability and Human Computer Interaction (Distance Learning) PGCert

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Study mode

Distance without attendance

Duration

1 year

Start date

20-SEP-21

Key information
DATA SOURCE : IDP Connect

Qualification type

Postgraduate Certificate

Subject areas

Artificial Intelligence (Ai) Human Computer Interface (Hci) Development Computer Appreciation / Introduction

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

This part time course provides an understanding of the design, evaluation and use of user centred technologies.

Overview

This course is designed to be undertaken by 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 centred technologies and provide you 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 your own time but with access to and support from University staff.

The course consists of two, 30-credit modules, each studied over six months.

Careers

Students in the department have gone on to a variety of different careers, including civil engineers, engineering technicians, quality assurance and regulation officers and engineering professionals. The programme also aims to provide a strong foundation for further study to PhD level and pursuit of a career in research.

Modules

This module aims to provide students with the knowledge of the role of human factors/ergonomics in the design, evaluation and use of interactive systems.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£3,970

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£7,990

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

2:1 (or international equivalent) in a relevant subject.