*This programme will not be running in September 2012*
MSc in Computing (Universal Design and Assistive Technology) programme focuses on understanding the principles of universal design in a range of contexts and based on this understanding the designing, developing, testing and using of Assistive Technologies. Additionally it will provide graduates with a set of I.T. skills that are highly in demand particularly with relation to the accessibility of software. Course Content
The Core modules are:
Foundations of Assistive Technology Universal Design Man and Machine User-Centred Design ICT Regulation and Professional Issues Software Project Management Problem Solving, Communication and Innovation Case Studies in computing Research Writing & Scientific Literature Research Methods and Proposal Writing Research Project and Dissertation
The option modules are
Advanced Databases Systems Architectures Visualisation Geographic Information Systems Security Ubiquitous Computing Assistive Technology Professional Skills I Assistive Technology Professional Skills II Dyslexia and Assistive Technology Accessible Web Design Inclusive Learning Through Technology Knowledge Management Tools and Techniques Knowledge Acquisition and Modelling Biomedical Devices Robotics
The options offered each year are subject to timetabling restrictions and student numbers.
(1) B.Sc. (Honours 2.2. or better) in Computer Science or an allied discipline with computer science as a significant programme component.Or(2) Assistive Technology practitioners with at least 2 years experience with a significant working knowledge of ICT and a Bachelors (Honours 2.2. or better).
Recipient: Dublin Institute of Technology
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