About the course
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.
Bachelor's degree with Honours in an appropriate field.
About the provider
At the University of Canterbury you will get to enjoy the very best a university has to offer ' a world class learning environment, a vibrant campus and a great student lifestyle that's packed with opportunities. You will gain hands-on experience in courses led by academics who are actively engaged in research and who are experts in their fields. The culture promotes active learning, where the vibrant community allows you to be who you are and do what you love. UC's picturesque campus with modern teaching and research facilities is set in the heart of a city that has become a magnet for growth and innovation. Further afield lies a region packed with outdoor adventure, from the mountains to the sea.