COURSE AIMS The main aim of this unique international, multi-disciplinary course is to develop design managers and leaders as catalysts for strategic innovation and change. It combines taught modules and industrial experience through design audits and industry placements. The course is developed to create closer links between design and industry and to widen the horizons of design management students, enabling them to make informed reference to the world beyond design to users, the market, new technology, economics, politics, law and the global environment.
COURSE DETAILS The programme comprises core modules of theoretical and analytical subjects in areas such as innovation, creativity, teamworking and leadership. The special features include analytical design exercises, multimedia educational material, research methods, case study, design audits, and international placements.
A UK first or second class Honours degree or equivalent internationally recognised qualification usually in design or a closely related creative discipline and/or industrial/management/consultancy experience. Other qualifications and relevant experience will be assessed on an individual basis.English Language Requirements IELTS: 6.5 (min 6 in all areas) TOEFL Paper test: 580 (TWE 4.5) TOEFL Internet test: 92 (R20, L20, S20, W20) 59 (51 in all subscores)