Level: Master
Application period: 2020-10-16 - 2021-05-02
Start date: Autumn 2021
City: Jönköping
Degree: Degree of Master of Science (60 credits) with a major in Informatics, specialisation in User Experience Design, 60 credits

In today’s ever-changing market, designers and developers need advanced knowledge of and highly developed skills in how to create innovative and competitive products. This programme builds an understanding of how people interact with software. It then explores how digital technologies, such as the semantic web and recommendation agents, can enhance user experience.

 

The programme provides practical opportunities to learn processes and methods to support product design and development, and the delivery of the product to the market. In the final thesis project, you will perform in-depth work on a problem from industry, from society, or from a related field of academic research.

All courses in the program are conducted in English. You will study alongside students from all over the world with various academic backgrounds.

On completion of this master’s degree you will be ready to work in various roles within digital technology such as user experience designer, product designer, interaction designer, technical or design consultant. On graduation, you will have acquired a wide range of skills, giving you the necessary expertise to work throughout the design, development and realization process. The programme is also a good foundation for further studies at doctoral level.

The programme User Experience Design (one year master) is conducted at School of Engineering
Credits: 60 credits
Level: Master
Rate of study: Full-time
City: Jönköping
Place of study: Campus-based
Start date: Autumn 2021
Requirements: The applicant must hold the minimum of a bachelor’s degree (i.e the equivalent of 180 ECTS credits at an accredited university) with at least 90 credits in Informatics, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or equivalent. Proof of English proficiency is required.

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Application code: HJ-MU125
Degree: Degree of Master of Science (60 credits) with a major in Informatics, specialisation in User Experience Design
Tuition fee: For the first semester: 75000 SEK
Total tuition fee: 150000 SEK

Tuition fees do NOT apply for EU/EEA citizens or exchange students

Pathway Programme

If you don't fulfil our language requirements, you can enter our Pathway Programme, designed to strengthen your English and academic skills. Read more.

Year 1

Next Generation Web, 7.5 credits

Digital Product Development, 7.5 credits

Web Personalization, 7.5 credits

Elective course, 7.5 credits

Web Security, 7.5 credits

Digital Product Realisation, 7.5 credits

Final Project Work in Informatics, 15 credits

 

Elective courses

Information Security, 7.5 credits

Introduction to Script Programming, 7.5 credits

Research Methods, 7.5 credits

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