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Post Graduate Studies - Human Aspects of Technology

M-ITI -  Madeira Interactive Technologies Institute

Degree Code:
University Code: 1300
1 curricular year

Degree Director:
Maria Luísa Pereira Soares

The Human-computer Interaction is often regarded as the intersection of computer science, behavioral sciences, design and several other fields of study. The backbone of the Bridging-program in Human-Aspects of Technology (BHAT) involves knowledge of statistics, programming, psychology and design. In these courses students learn the basics of each discipline involved in the interaction between people and machines. In the second semester students will acquire more advanced and practical skills related to programming, designing and developing the interaction between people and machines. Students can also choose one elective among the existing electives offered at Madeira-ITI.

Main Career Options

This post graduation program in human aspects of technology (BHAT) will contribute to provide potential students from art, design and social sciences with important skills for applicants looking for placing at high-tech companies developing interactive services and technologies, and will also develop the required skills to apply for professional master programs in human-computer interaction and entertainment technology.

Admission Requirements

+ Holders of a degree in arts, humanities, social sciences or legal equivalent.

+ People who, have not yet completed a degree but got approval in curricular units that sum more than 150 ECTS credits can also apply. In the latter, students will only have a certificate of approved courses.



a. 1st Phase: 04 - 22 August

b. 2nd Phase: 01 - 12 September (for the remaining openings)

Required Documents

The application will only be accepted once all the necessary documentation is delivered and the payment is processed. To attach several documents, ZIP or RAR them into a single file. You may send the digitized documents using the attachments field on the form. A pair of credentials will be generated and sent to your email that you should use to login to infoalunos and pay the fees associated with the Application. The payment may be done via Multibanco (ATM), Credit Card or Bank Transfer. Details will be available on the mentioned site. The applicant is responsible for the veracity of the submitted documents.

  1. 1. Motivation Letter for the application;
  2. 2. Copy of the identification document (Citizen card, identity card or passport;
  3. 3. Copy of the taxpayer card;
  4. 4. Copy of the diploma;
  5. 5. Other documents that the candidate deems relevant to prove his/ her qualifications and curriculum.


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All courses will be taught in English.

Degree Plan - List

Not specified.
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