Master of Arts in Product Design

Overview

The Master of Arts in Product Design programme develops the artistic and humanistic skills belonging to the design culture together with the technical know-how that relates to production technology, materials, and manufacturing costs. It strives to meet the need of operating in a worldwide landscape of heightened competition where the designer can increase the value of a consumer product by creating innovation – in both aesthetics and usability – that takes advantage of available technologies and ever-changing consumer lifestyles. Candidates will build an improved critical capability to explore contemporary design languages, focus on experimentation with innovative interdisciplinary technologies and materials, from preliminary concept to finish, and focus on understanding and developing sustainable production and consumption processes.

Course Duration

5 Semesters

Entry Requirements

Relevent Degree, MQF Level 5 qualification and adequate professional experience are also considered.

Careers & Progression

Studying product design gives you the broad theoretical knowledge and the practical skillset you need to create new products

Job options
Jobs directly related to your degree include:

CAD technician
Clothing/textile technologist
Colour technologist
Exhibition designer
Furniture designer
Interior and spatial designer
Product designer

Exit Strategy

Post-Graduate Certificate in Product Design (30 Credits)
Post- Graduate Diploma in Product Design (60 Credits)
Full Master in Product Design (90 Credits)