Mensch-Computer-Systeme B.Sc.
Human-Computer Interaction M.Sc.

Bachelor - and then?

Due to the great demand for specialists in human factors on the part of the industry, administration, and research, there are good job prospects for graduates of the Bachelor “Mensch-Computer-Systeme”.

Jobs

Graduates of the course “Mensch-Computer-Systeme” work in the free market economy as well as in research organizations on the design of user-friendly technology. The work often takes place in interdisciplinary project teams with computer scientists, psychologists, designers, engineers and business scientists.

Like the fields of application, job titles can be diverse and are for example

  • Usability Engineer
  • User Researcher
  • User Interface Concept Creator
  • Information Architect
  • User Experience Engineer
  • Game Interface Designer / Architect
  • Human Factors Consultant

Typical tasks include

  • The analysis and specification of user requirements for technical systems
  • The design and implementation of user interfaces as well as
  • Their review by tests

Further academic qualification

Master

The Bachelor of Science in “Mensch-Computer-Interaktion” enables a more advanced academic education both at the University of Würzburg, as well as at other universities. At the University of Würzburg, the consecutive Master Program “Human-Computer-Interaction” is offered.

Promotion

With a completed master's degree, graduates of the Bachelor's degree in “Mensch-Computer-Systeme” can continue their scientific career with a promotion.