Course Introduction

This programme encourages students to: create artefacts that engage the pragmatics of technology and the free invention of art and design and bring them to a successful synthesis; pursue developmental research that examines new rapid prototyping techniques and processes, scanning, selective laser sintering and three'dimensional printing while exploring new and modified materials for manufacture; and investigate design for manufacture, inclusive and sustainable design and strategic design concepts and prototypes with the potential of providing significant value to business, art and industry.

Course Modules

Modules include: technology issues; business and innovation; research process; concept and prototyping; major project.

Start Date:


Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
1 year
Full Time
MSc £9,000 Home Fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc £15,000 Overseas Fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc £4,500 Home Fees

Qualifications required:

  • 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.