Middlesex University

Middlesex University

Design Futures

Explore the changing nature of contemporary design and its relationships to environments, users, society and culture in our challenging new course. With expert guidance from a diverse range of academics you will develop your own unique approach to designing for the future, with in-depth exploration of the traditional and experimental approaches to your discipline. Whatever your chosen field of design is, this course will equip you with the advanced skills and knowledge to evolve your practice into a pioneering and sustainable career.

Entry requirements

A good Honours degree, or equivalent qualification, in an appropriate subject. We also consider candidates with other relevant qualifications and individuals with a minimum of 3 years' work experience. Those without formal qualifications need to demonstrate relevant work experience and the ability to study at postgraduate level. You must have competence in English language and we normally require Grade C GCSE or an equivalent qualification. The most common English Language requirements for international students is IELTS 6.5 (with minimum 6.0 in all 4 components).

Course modules

Modules include: Developing practice; critical debates; design futures; advanced research; major project.

Assessment methods

Your skills, knowledge and understanding will be entirely assessed by coursework including practical projects, oral presentations and supporting written work. There are no exams.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 7,000 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 12,000 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Hendon Campus Barnet NW4 4BT South East

Key information

Telephone number: 
020 8411 5555