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Human-Computer Interaction, B.Sc.

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  • 48 months
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Tempe, AZ, United States
Human-Computer Interaction (HCI) program offered by University Of Advancing Technology is an interdisciplinary field that attracts researchers, educators and practitioners from many different disciplines. HCI has gained even more attention during recent years as technologies have moved forward at an accelerating pace.
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Overview

University Of Advancing Technology (UAT) offers a Bachelor of Science in Human Computer Interaction, which prepares students with real-world skills to tackle the evolution of IoT and UX infused hardware, software, mobile and more 

Human-Computer Interaction Objectives:

  • Gain an understanding and articulate the fundamental design concepts and practices associated with the design of human-computer interactions.
  • Evaluate the impact of new and emerging technology trends on human-computer interactions and the user experience.
  • Evaluate the impact of domains of emerging concern such as security, authentication, identification and automation on the design of user experience and human-computer interaction.
  • Analyze human factors such as cognition, affect and behavior as they relate to the human-computer interaction and apply them in the development of human-computer interactions.
  • Synthesize and evaluate sound design principles and aesthetics as they apply to the design of innovative interfaces.
  • Prototype and produce innovative interfaces or interactions for at least two of the following: web, PC, mobile, handheld or next generation platforms, including all production materials required in complete pipeline using industry standard tools, software and production processes.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Communicating with Color & 2D Design
  • Beginning Web Design
  • Introduction to Programming
  • Introduction to Human-Computer Interaction
  • Human Factors

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    75

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

General Requirements

  • Ability to express yourself
  • Analytical thinker
  • Aptitude for problem solving
  • Desire to change the status quo
  • Desire to help, mentor
  • Interpersonal communication skills
  • Most comfortable with geeky things
  • Passion for technology, research, discovery
  • Problem solving skills
  • Raw intelligence
  • Strong academic history
  • Support of family and friends
  • UAT is the clear choice for its distinctive education and best fit
  • Understands the significance of a prestigious technology education

Tuition Fee

  • International

    24950 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12475 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    24950 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12475 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
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Next year tuition - $12,475 per semester

Living costs for Tempe

  • 900 - 1350 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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