The course will help you to develop an understanding of contemporary design management. It prepares graduates for careers as design consultants, managers, researchers and design-led change-makers in private and public organisations as well as for doctoral study. You will develop modes of thinking critical to the challenges design managers face across a range of real-world situations. The course explores design management from a range of future-oriented perspectives, including service design, design for sustainability, design strategy, and design and branding. An Imagination Lab � an intensive project-based design studio � enables students to undertake a deep dive into a complex design challenge.
An upper 2nd Class Honours degree, or its equivalent, in Design or a cognate discipline. Students whose 1st language is not English require an IELTS 6.5 score (minimum of 6.0 in each element), or equivalent qualification.
Modules include: Design research methods; design management; major research project; contemporary issues in design; imagination lab; design and business; design directions.
Assessment is based on coursework, presentation and major research project.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||£ 5,950 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||£ 12,880 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||£ 5,950 per Academic year (EU fees)||1 years|
|MA||Part-time||£ 2,975 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MA||Part-time||£ 2,975 per Academic year (EU fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Lancaster University||Lancaster||LA1 4YW||North West|