Course Introduction

The course will demonstrate that many of the most successful designs, innovations and innovators have learned to operate across the boundaries between disciplines, sectors, organisations and traditional services. The course will equip students with a practice'based approach to embedding innovation in the area of sustainability, community resilience, corporate social responsibility, venture philanthropy and organisational agility. Working with a cross' disciplinary team of professionals, the course will allow students to learn about radical ideas, evolve these ideas and test them in a 'lived' organisational environment.

Course Modules

Modules include: professional practice in management and consulting; strategic design and innovation; studio practice; evaluating and advancing existing knowledge.

Course Additional Entry

A 1st or upper 2nd Class Honours degree (or equivalent non'UK qualifications) in a relevant subject, or an equivalent professional qualification in a related subject area. Applicants applying directly from an undergraduate degree course without experience or professional practice must be able to demonstrate a good knowledge of the chosen subject area. For applicants whose 1st language is not English, an overall IELTS score of at least 6.5 is required, with a minimum of 6.0 in each section.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
Mdes (Postgraduate) £13,500  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
Mdes (Postgraduate) £8,500  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
Mdes (Postgraduate)