University of Wales Trinity Saint David (UWTSD Swansea)

University of Wales Trinity Saint David (UWTSD Swansea)

Industrial Design

This programme aims to reconcile consumer needs with manufacturing possibilities; it is concerned with the advancement of innovative paradigms for new product development; it does this by allowing students to explore alternative design methodologies in an increasingly digital field; the programme places a strong emphasis on the use of the latest computer aided design tools and rapid prototyping technologies; the lecture programme extends to embrace all the aspects of human environment, which are conditioned by industrial production in order to determine the formal qualities of objects produced in industry.

Entry requirements

An Honours degree or equivalent in an appropriate discipline; command of spoken and written English to meet the demands of the programme (eg TOEFL 550 or equivalent).

Course modules

Rapid product development; research methods; visual communication; design exploration; contemporary issues in design.

Assessment methods

Assessment by: coursework; examinations; dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 7,500 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 10,000 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time £ 3,750 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Mount Pleasant Campus Swansea SA1 6ED Wales

Key information

Telephone number: 
01792 481000