• Total units 48 Units
  • Areas of interest Computer Science, Human Centred Computing, Creative Arts
  • Major code HCCC-MAJ
Human-Centred and Creative Computing Major

The Human-Centred and Creative Computing major offers an interdisciplinary grounding in human-computer interaction, humanities-centred computing, and creative computing, including games, music, or graphics. This major is where computing meets a complex world with unique and varied social contexts to create impacts that change and enrich our lives. Students will gain insight and skills in designing, developing, and evaluating human-centred and creative applications, particularly applied to new and emerging technologies. 

Learning Outcomes

  1. Identify and describe contemporary issues and challenges in human-centred and creative computing
  2. Synthesise knowledge of human-centred and creative computing systems and their social context to address problems
  3. Design and develop human-centred and creative technologies
  4. Apply theoretical frameworks and research techniques to evaluate and critique human-centred and creative computing systems
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This major requires the completion of 48 units, which must include:

12 units from completion of courses from the following list:

COMP1720 Art and Interaction Computing

COMP3900 Human-Computer Interaction 

Minimum of 12 units from completion of courses from the following list:

COMP3540 Game Development

COMP4350 Sound and Music Computing

COMP4610 Computer Graphics

COMP4660 Neural Networks, Deep Learning and Bio-inspired Computing

Maximum of 24 units from completion of courses from the following list:

Any course from the codes: DESN, PHIL, SOCY, ARTV, HUMN, CRIM, ENVS, MUSI, ARTH, LING

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