A research-intensive programme that develops independent research and writing skills
Flexible structure allows you to tailor the programme to your personal interests
Ideal preparation for higher study and self-directed research
Opportunity to work with the Department’s world-class collections and archives
What will you study?
Core seminars from the Book Design, Information Design, or Typeface Design master's programmes
Self-directed research project
Please note that all modules are subject to change. Please see our modules disclaimer for more information.
What career can you have?
Our graduates have an excellent employment record. Many take up positions in type design studios, with publishers and general design studios, and wayfinding and information design studios. Others develop their own businesses, or take up managerial roles in creative firms. Employers include Apple, Monotype, Microsoft Typography, Victoria & Albert Museum, Oxford University Press, Financial Times and Nokia.