Goldsmiths, University of London

Goldsmiths, University of London

Design Futures and Metadesign

The course enables students to improve their understanding of design; art; craft or design-related practice by giving them a thinking space that will help to deepen their understanding of the way things happen in the world; respects students beliefs; ideologies; and ambitions; whilst also challenging assumptions; criteria; and approaches; empowers students by helping translate their vision into an effective strategy for action.

Entry requirements

Degree in a design-related subject, and some experience in an area of professional practice; applicants with degree in an unrelated field may need to take a qualifying examination; for candidates whose 1st language is not English, minimum score of 6.5 in IELTS required.

Course modules

Compulsory courses cover: knowledge and communication; society and the individual; technology, culture and change; ethical practices and the environment.

Assessment methods

Presentation forums; critical and reflective statements; portfolio; essays; dissertation; viva-voce.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 5,250 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 15,000 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MA Part-time - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Goldsmiths, University of London Lewisham SE14 6NW South East

Key information

Telephone number: 
020 7078 5300