Faculty of Information Technology and Communication Sciences
Language of instruction
Data Processing and Information Technology
Mode of study
Haptic Interaction, 5 cr
Language of instruction: English
Upon completion of the course, the student will
understand the principles of the human sense of touch
know the most common technologies for creating haptic stimulation
know the most common applications for utilising haptic stimulation
be able to design and apply haptic stimuli to different applications.
The course is an introduction to haptic user interface technology and haptic research in general. The covered topics include an introduction to the human sense of touch, technologies for creating haptic interaction, and typical applications that utilize haptic interaction. The course includes practical exercises where students design and implement haptic stimulation.
The basic course (5 cr) can be extended (10 cr) by carrying out an optional project work.