Design Management (MA)

Bournemouth University the United Kingdom

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The award
MA

How long you will study
1 - 2 year

Domestic course fees
GBP 7500 per total

How you will study
full-time, part-time

Course starts
January, September

International course fees
GBP 14500 per total

All study options

About Design Management at Bournemouth University

The role of Design Management covers aspects of project management, design and strategic planning to administer the creative process in a professional environment. By covering these topics with a focus on academic underpinning to real-life situations, our MA degree prepares you for a career in innovation and leadership within the fast-moving creative industries.

This MA will appeal to design organisations as well as engineering employers for the advancement of candidates holding a first degree, or equivalent qualification, in a design/engineering related field.  The aim is to enhance existing skills and abilities by enabling a systematic approach to design and the decision-making process. 

On this course you can benefit from opting to take a 30-week placement in industry, extending your course by a year, although this is not mandatory. This will give you essential real-world experience, placing your theory and skills into practice, and enabling you to harvest a network of professional contacts – all of which are vital for successfully launching a career.

Study options for this course

  • The award How you will study How long you will study Course starts Domestic course fees International course fees
  • The awardMAHow you will studyFull-time, Part-timeHow long you will study1 - 2 year
    Course startsJanuary, SeptemberDomestic course feesGBP 7500 per totalInternational course feesGBP 14500 per total

Notes about fees for this course

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Entry requirements

A Bachelor's Honours degree with 2:2 in a required subject. Applicants who wish to meet the Chartered Technological Product Designer registration requirements must have an undergraduate degree accredited by IED to MIED level or academic qualifications that have been approved at MIED level through the IED Education and Training Committee or equivalent. If English is not your first language you'll need IELTS (Academic) 6.0 (with minimum 5.5 in each of the 4 components) or equivalent.

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