Master of Human Interface Technology

University of Canterbury

Subject area

Computer Science not elsewhere classified

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Entry requirements

Bachelor's degree with Honours in an appropriate field.

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.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Computer Science at this level can earn:

$68,000

Median earnings one year after study

$75,000

Median earnings two years after study

$101,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

79%

Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2021

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Computer Science High Achievers Award

Provided by:

University of Canterbury - The Scholarships Office

Website:

http://www.canterbury.ac.nz

Value:

$2,000

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GCSB Women in STEM Scholarship

Provided by:

New Zealand Intelligence Community - Organisational Development New Zealand Intelligence Community

Website:

https://www.gcsb.govt.nz/working-for-us/gcsb-women-in-stem-scholarship/

Value:

The value of this award is $10,000, which can be spread over three years depending on your study plans.

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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: 0800 827 748
Phone: (03) 369 3999
Web: http://www.canterbury.ac.nz

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Sources

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