Edinburgh Napier University

Edinburgh Napier University

Lighting Design

You'll explore the use of light in interior and exterior spaces and light as a medium for creative practice. You'll learn combined technical and creative skills, and user centred knowledge to apply lighting design principles. You'll have the opportunity to shape your own ideas, concepts and theories through a self-directed major project, informed by design research and critical enquiry.

Entry requirements

The entry requirement for this course is a bachelor (Honours) degree at a 2.2 or above in an art & design or related subject, or evidence of industry experience in an appropriate discipline. All candidates are interviewed with a portfolio of creative work or technical/business projects. Applicants from overseas can be interviewed by teleconference with an online portfolio.

Course modules

Subjects include: design research methods; spatial lighting design; exhibition design; major design project; light art and projection.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MDes Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,750 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MDes Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,620 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MDes Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,750 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MDes Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,750 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MDes Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,750 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MDes Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,700 per Whole course (England) 2 years
MDes Part-time September 2016 GBP 5,679 per Whole course (International) 2 years
MDes Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,700 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MDes Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,700 per Whole course (Scotland) 2 years
MDes Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,700 per Whole course (Wales) 2 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,750 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,620 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,750 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,750 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 3,750 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,700 per Whole course (England) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 5,679 per Whole course (International) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,700 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,700 per Whole course (Scotland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,700 per Whole course (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Craiglockhart Campus Edinburgh EH14 1DJ Scotland

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