Design for Change, M.A. | Dún Laoghaire, Institute of Art, Design + Technology | Dún Laoghaire, Ireland
14 months
Duration
13714 EUR/year
5142 EUR/year
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Tuition fee
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About

Our Design for Change MA at Dún Laoghaire Institute of Art, Design and Technology aims to give designers and non-designers alike an in-depth knowledge of integrated design strategies and the skills to leverage design in the pursuit of organisational change and sustainable innovation.

Overview

The Design for Change MA at Dún Laoghaire Institute of Art, Design and Technology offers powerful, collaborative design skills which our graduates utilise to achieve co-created solutions which engage everyone and forge progressive change in individuals and communities.

Students are introduced to the latest developments in design theory and practice, and through project based learning, collaboration with our partners at the Institute without Boundaries and real client engagement they learn to apply the transformative capacity of design.

Future careers

Graduates will be prepared to work at a strategic level across a broad range of sectors. Recent graduates are employed as service designers, design researchers and design strategists in a wide variety of sectors, in Ireland and abroad; tech companies, financial services, non-for profits; government organisations and their own enterprise or consulting service.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Interdisciplinary Research Methods
  • Applied Design
  • Design: Context and Theory
  • Integrated Design Strategies
  • Communication Design
  • Professional Studies
  • Major Project

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 14 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

90 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Undergraduate qualification of 2nd Class Honours or higher at Honours Degree level.
  • Applicants may be considered provided they can demonstrate Honours Degree equivalence, which can be verified through our RPL (recognition of prior learning) process.
  • Some prior experience in a cognate discipline is desirable.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13714 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16000 EUR for the full programme during 14 months.
  • EU/EEA

    5142 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6000 EUR for the full programme during 14 months.

Living costs for Dún Laoghaire

850 - 1150 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Our partners

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