Bachelor of Design (Interaction Design)

University of Canberra

Interaction Design (also known as IxD) is the practice of designing interactive digital products, environments, systems, services and products for use by people. In this course students will explore the capabilities of humans in terms of emotion, perception and cognitive ability, and use this knowledge to conceive, design and build human-centric interaction systems. Students will investigate key theories, concepts, tools and contemporary interaction design techniques and learn how people engage with different digital technologies based on screen, mobile and virtual platforms. The course includes a variety of projects which lead to an impressive body of work demonstrating the student's creativity, problem-solving skills and technological know-how. Graduates will be well-rounded interaction designers and future leaders who specialise in finding novel ways to help people access and seamlessly interact with technology.

Course Fee:


International: $94,200

Entry Requirements:

Year 12 or equivalent. English Language Requirements: An overall Academic IELTS of 6.0 or equivalent, with no band score below 6.0.

Structure:

72 credit points

Subjects you can Study:

Subjects include: Professional Orientation; Professional Practice: Work Integrated Learning; Visual Representation Techniques; Introduction to Design Thinking Techniques; Introduction to Interaction and User-Centred Design; Design Culture and Society; Human Factors for Interaction Design; Programming for Design; Front-end Web Design; Affective Interaction Design; Back-end Web Development; Tangible and Embodied Interaction Design; Designing for Data Informed User Experience; Social Interaction Design. Students may also choose from a wide range of elective breadth majors.

Accepts International Students:

Yes

Provider CRICOS: 00212K

Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Canberra No info Yes Full time 3 years
Canberra No info Yes Part time 6 years
The University of Canberra is located in Australia's national capital. The University provides professionally based undergraduate, postgraduate and research degrees. They engage in applied research to support government, business and the professions regionally, nationally and internationally.

Provider CRICOS: 00212K

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