Carleton University - Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research

Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research
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Canada K1S 5B6

Human-Computer Interaction (M.A.)

Program Information
Faculty: Carleton School of Information Technology
Degree: Master
Field of Study: Engineering Science
Description The Master of Human-Computer Interaction (HCI) degree is open to students from a wide variety of disciplinary backgrounds in the human, technological, or engineering sciences. It offers students an opportunity to explore their native discipline in more depth while also gaining insight into the language and constraints under which specialists in other disciplines in the HCI field work. The degree prepares all students for direct entry into a career in HCI, bringing cross-disciplinary skills in quantitative and qualitative laboratory and field research that are increasingly sought after in industry and government. While no Ph.D. program is offered in HCI at Carleton as yet, qualified students who wish to continue their studies beyond a Master's degree may apply in the Ph.D. programs of their native discipline.
Website: Human-Computer Interaction (M.A.) at Carleton University - Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research
Length: 2 Year(s)
Cost per year:
Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%): 77
Test Scores:
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 580] or Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 70] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 86] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5]
Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Statement of Research Interests

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Last Updated: July 18, 2015