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HTIS54 Emotions and Sociality in Human-Technology Interaction 5 ECTS
Period I Period II Period II Period IV
Language of instruction
Type or level of studies
Advanced studies
Course unit descriptions in the curriculum
MDP in Human-Technology Interaction
Faculty of Communication Sciences

Learning outcomes

After this course the student
1. Understands and is able to explain central factors of human intra- and inter-individual behavior.
2. Is able to evaluate the meaning of social and emotion related processes in all human behavior including, cognition, motivation, intra- and inter-individual functioning, as well as all this in human-technology context.
3. Is able to describe central concepts of social and affective processes.
4. Learns to understand and realize how these factors could and should be used and utilized to develop human-technology/human-computer interaction.
5. Knows thematic literature and is able to evaluate it critically.
6. Understands the requirements for acquiring theoretical and empirical knowledge, and for developing good quality research setups when working in this thematic area of human-technology interaction.

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Veikko Surakka, Teacher responsible

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7-Jan-2019 – 1-Mar-2019
Wed 9-Jan-2019 - 20-Feb-2019 weekly at 9-12, Pinni B3107