Master of Human Interface Technology

MHIT

  • Hit Lab NZ VR

Duration

1 year full-time

Entry times

February or July (Semester 1 or 2)

Fees

NZD $8,471

Based on 2018
total programme fee

Pathways

Pathways inlcude:

  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
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Duration

1 year full-time

Entry times

February or July (Semester 1 or 2)

Fees

NZD $39,000

Based on 2018
total programme fee

Pathways

Pathways inlcude:

  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Apply Now Got a Question? Check your eligibility

Download Brochure

Overview

Human Interface Technology aims to improve interactive technology to meet users’ needs. This technology is useful in a wide range of areas such as medicine, rehabilitation, education and training, entertainment and business.

UC's HIT Lab NZ encourages students to start by understanding how people think and work. By combining multidisciplinary viewpoints, user-centred design and facilitating collaboration with external companies and teams, graduates can develop the skills needed to produce high-impact work globally.

The Master of Human Interface Technology (MHIT) offers students direct engagement with industry through projects and scholarships.

Graduates of the MHIT will have:

  • knowledge of interface design principles
  • the ability to describe and evaluate interface hardware and software
  • experience of working on projects and in teams
  • research and development skills.

Contact us

For full requirements see the Regulations for the Master of Human Interface Technology.

For study planning help contact HIT Lab NZ or the College of Engineering:

College of Engineering | Te Rāngai Pūkaha

University of Canterbury | Te Whare Wānanga o Waitaha

Private Bag 4800

Christchurch 8140

New Zealand

Phone +64 3 369 4222

Email collegeofengineering@canterbury.ac.nz