Loughborough University London

Course Introduction

The focus of this programme is to communicate the latest knowledge and advances in design innovation practices. You will also learn how to enhance and develop innovative design skills and will discover how to replicate collaborative behaviour, through a mixture of active learning and team work. The aims of this course are: to enhance design skills and knowledge through theoretical and practical application individually and in multi-disciplinary and interdisciplinary teams; to develop collaborative behaviour through active learning and team work, analysing and evaluating problems and responding to challenges in real time; to enable graduates to develop their critical thinking and insight to improve their effectiveness as designers; and to enable graduates to develop their analytical and research skills through undertaking a substantial design and evaluation project with a focus on a particular area of design.

Modules are assessed by a combination of essays, group exercises, presentations and time constrained assignments. Subject to your choices, there may also be exams. Upon graduating, you will be equipped with advanced knowledge to enhance your career opportunities in design and branding consultancies, in-house design and marketing departments as designers and design managers. You will become a professional versed with design skills and interdisciplinary teamwork. Graduates will also have the opportunity to enhance their knowledge and career prospects further by undertaking an MRes or PhD programme.

Start Date:

The course duration is up to 4 years part-time..

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
1 year
Full Time
MSc £10,550 Home Fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc £10,550 European Fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc £24,750 Overseas Fees
4 years
Part Time
MSc Home Fees
4 years
Part Time
MSc European Fees
4 years
Part Time
MSc Overseas Fees

Qualifications required:

  • Domestic entry requirements: Students need to have 2:2 (or above) in Design, Innovation, Business, Media, Technology or related subjects. Applicants from non-Design backgrounds require 55% and above in their final year.