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University of Salford


Research into design reflects a well established synergy of research interests, and encourages new research relationships and directions, including a focus on: Design management; design strategy; design against crime; design for the built and human environment; product and fashion design; environmental design; socially responsible design; design pedagogy.

Entry requirements

A relevant undergraduate degree at 2.1 or above, and supporting portfolio of practice. Applicants with an undergraduate degree of 2.2 will be considered where a high quality portfolio of practice is presented. A Masters degree is preferred but not essential. However, applicants without a Masters degree should provide evidence of previous research methods training. We welcome applications from students who may not have formal / traditional entry criteria but who have relevant experience or the ability to pursue the course successfully. The Accreditation of Prior Learning (APL) process could help you to make your work and life experience count. The APL process can be used for entry onto courses or to give you exemptions from parts of your course. Two forms of APL may be used for entry: the Accreditation of Prior Certificated Learning (APCL) or the Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning (APEL). English requirement for non-UK / EU students is an overall IELTS score of at least 6.5 with no less than 6.0 in any one element.

Campus details

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University of Salford Salford M5 4WT North West

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