Human-Technology Interaction, 30 op

Opintokokonaisuuden tyyppi

Advanced Studies


Kaisa Väänänen


- The student can apply different user interface styles and interaction techniques to different contexts of use and application domains, including mobile and ubiquitous computing.
- The student can apply the findings of multidisciplinary research from both academic and professional sources. The student has basic skills in the research of HTI.
- The student can design, implement and prototype interactive systems according to human-centered design principles and processes, taking into account the goals of good user experience.
- The student knows the central methods and principles of research in HTI, including the principles based on psychology.
- The student knows the central processes and methods of software engineering, and can apply user experience knowledge in software engineering processes.
- The student understands the main theories and practices related to human-technology interaction (HTI). The student can take into account the user needs and characteristics of user experience of interactive systems.


Pakolliset opintojaksot

The compulsory course YHTTAY-40020 Usability Evaluation Methods is implemented at the city campus of Tampere University.

Opintojakso Opintopisteet Vuosikurssi
TIE-40107 Psychology in Human-Technology Interaction 5 op IV  
TIE-41206 Human-Centered Product Development 5 op IV  
TIE-41306 User Experience: Design and Evaluation 5 op V  
YHTTAY-40020 Usability Evaluation Methods 5 op IV  
Yhteensä 20 op  

Pakolliset vaihtoehtoiset opintojaksot

Must be selected at least 10 credits of courses

Opintojakso Opintopisteet Vaihtoehtoisuus Vuosikurssi
TIE-13106 Project Work on Pervasive Systems 5-10 op 1   V  
TIE-41106 User Interface Design 5 op 2   IV  
TST-01606 Demola Project Work 5-10 op 1   V  
YHTTAY-40066 Methods in Human-Centered Design 5 op 2   V  

1. Valittava 1 opintojaksoa. TIE-13106 Project Work in Pervasive Systems and TST-01606 Demola Project Work are alternatives to each other.
2. Valittava 1 opintojaksoa. If TIE-41106 User Interface Design is not included in BSc studies, it must be included here. If it is included already in BSc, then student should take YHTTAY-40066 Methods in Human-Centered Design.

Täydentävät opintojaksot

Should be completed to the minimum study module extent of 30 ETCS

Opintojakso Opintopisteet
TIE-21107 Software Engineering Methodologies 5 op
TIE-40207 Cross-Cultural Design 5 op
TIE-40306 Gamification: A Walkthrough of How Games Are Shaping Our Lives 5 op
TIE-41506 User Experience in Robotics 5 op
YHTTAY-40010 Multimodal Interaction 5 op
YHTTAY-40040 Experimental Research in Human-Technology Interaction 5 op
YHTTAY-40050 Emotions and Sociality in Human-Technology Interaction 5 op
YHTTAY-40066 Methods in Human-Centered Design 5 op
YHTTAY-40080 Information Visualization 5 op
YHTTAY-40090 Interaction Techniques 5-10 op
YHTTAY-40206 Human-Technology Interaction Project Work 5-10 op
YHTTAY-40700 Principles of Programming Graphical User Interfaces 5-10 op

Päivittäjä: Laine Marja-Liisa, 08.03.2019