Master of Human Interface Technology
University of Canterbury
Computer Science not elsewhere classified
Total student fees
over 1 Year - details
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About the course
What can I expect out of this qualification?
Graduates will have gained a detailed knowledge of the research area of Human Interface Technology chosen for their thesis topic. In addition they will have knowledge of key interface design principles, the ability to describe and evaluate interface hardware and software, the ability to work in multidisciplinary teams and the skills to conduct research and development in Human Interface Technology. Graduates will be able to apply fundamental knowledge in Human Interface Technology to solve problems in the interaction between humans and technology. They will be able to integrate knowledge from different diciplines to handle complex problems. They will also be able to communicate the results of their work in a way which is accessible to a multi-disciplinary audience.
Key Information for Students
Bachelor's degree with Honours in an appropriate field.
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(what you pay)
Government tuition subsidy
(what the government pays)
A Compulsory Student Services Fee may be charged, see your provider for details.
National Graduate Outcomes
Outcomes for students who completed qualifications at the same level and in the same subject area, three years after completion:
|Earnings range||$52,207 - $88,943|
|In further study||25%|
|On a benefit||N/A|
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The value of this award is $10,000, which can be spread over three years depending on your study plans.
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Where does this information come from?
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