Loughborough University London

Loughborough University London

Design and Culture

This programme provides students with concepts and skills for undertaking ethnographic research for completion of design projects. These skills can be applied and developed in both the collaborative and international design projects that provide the core of the programme.

Entry requirements

Minimum of a lower 2nd Class Honours degree in design or related subjects. English Language requirements: IELTS: 6.5 overall, with a minimum of 6.0 in each subtest (reading, listening, writing and speaking) or equivalent.

Course modules

Modules include: Identity, culture and communication; reflection and action; meaning making in design; international project; individual project, dissertation, business plan or placement; collaborative project; media and creative industries (context and practices); media and creative industries (critical perspectives); researching media industries.

Assessment methods

Modules are assessed by a combination of projects base learning, essays, group exercises, presentations and project portfolios. Students are asked to produce project briefs, concept drawings, user scenarios, storyboards, project blogs and multimedia documentation.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 11,700 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 22,000 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MA Part-time - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
London Campus Hackney E15 2GP South East

Key information

Postgraduate Enquiries
Telephone number: 
01509 222496