De Montfort University

De Montfort University

Product Design

This course will gain new insights within the field of product design. You will develop an enhanced understanding of design practice, learn more about design and research methodologies and explore how emerging digital technologies can be applied to design. At the same time, you will deep your knowledge of business, global markets and sustainability.

Entry requirements

A 2.2 or above UK Bachelor's Honours Degree in product design or a related subject. Applicants with other professional qualifications and industry experience are encouraged to apply. Evidence of design work in a digital/portfolio of work is also required. If English is not the 1st language, applicants must have an IELTS score of 6.0 or equivalent. English Language tuition, delivered by the British Council accredited Centre for English Language Learning, is available both before and throughout the course.

Course modules

Modules include: Research methodology; strategic design for competitive advantage; creative design studio; action research laboratory; optional modules: design as a strategic business tool; sustainable design; service design; product design major project.

Assessment methods

Assessment methods include report submissions, individual and group presentations (oral and design based presentations) and a major design project submission comprised of development, technical specification, prototyping and testing.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,750 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,750 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,750 per Year 1 (EU) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,750 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,200 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,750 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,375 per Year 1 (EU) 24 months
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,375 per Year 1 (England) 24 months
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,375 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 24 months
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,375 per Year 1 (Scotland) 24 months
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,375 per Year 1 (Wales) 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Fletcher Building Leicester LE2 7BJ East Midlands

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