Interaction Design 2
Department of Media & Design

Interaction Design

Major of Communication, Media, Sound and Interaction Design

  • Academic Degree:

    Master of Arts in Arts and Design (MA)

  • Mode of Study:

    Work-friendly / 4 Semester / 120 ECTS

  • Language of Instruction:

    German / English

  • Head of Degree Programme:

    Univ.-Prof. Dr. Karl Stocker (interimistisch)

  • Campus:


  • Application Deadline:
    28 May 2018 more deadlines

The course focuses on designing new interfaces between people and their environment. We teach the methods of interaction design, creative skills and technical media expertise within a team-oriented and international environment. Special emphasis is placed on aesthetic design as well as effective, comprehensive and emotional design.

Did you know, …

… that the interaction between people and media technologies has become a central design task for designers?

Did you know, …

… that our education covers the entire range of interaction design?

We provide our students with a broad cross-section of the professional field. At the same time, they also have the opportunity to specialise.

Did you know, …

… that we collaborate with partners from the industry and cultural institutions – festivals or media centres?

This offers our students the chance to establish valuable contacts for their subsequent professional career.

Did you know, …

… that projects form a key component of the curriculum?

You will implement and publicly present design solutions based on practical tasks, from design to prototype application.

Did you know, …

… that projects are often implemented in interdisciplinary settings in collaboration with the Communication Design, Media Design and Sound Design programmes?

Did you know, …

… that students can combine their studies with a job if they are sufficiently well organised?

One day a week is lesson-free. The average attendance required during the first three semesters is 19 hours per week. During the fourth semester, students complete a master’s thesis. The average attendance during this time is three hours per week.