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Product & Furniture Design

Kingston University

M.A. On Campus
12 months
Duration
17800 GBP/year
9735 GBP/year
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About

The Product & Furniture Design course at Kingston University recognises and prepares students for the diversity of design practice and employment opportunities open to graduates entering the design industry.

Overview

Key features

  • This course is part of the Design School's Postgraduate Framework, which  promotes interdisciplinary practice opportunities, underpins research, supports personal trajectory and industry contact, and includes a  supporting lecture series.
  • Lecturers are industry specialists and bring a broad mix of experience and opinion to the course. The combined teaching team of lecturers, visiting lecturers and guest lecturers includes David Weatherhead, Lucy Kurrein, Sebastian Bergne, Ian Ferguson, Rosemary Anrude, Kacper Hamilton, Matthew Long and Sophie Smallhorn.
  • The action of "making" is the signature of the course. We seek critical thinkers and makers that seek to challenge and evolve contemporary practice through the physical domain.

What will you study?

The Product & Furniture Design course at Kingston University proposes a hands-on approach to design, encompassing research techniques, teamwork, learning through making and developing finished objects intended for craft, industrial production or conceptual prototype.

Students are expected to have a robust personal approach with direction and purpose reflecting their own area of study. Students are required to be self-directed, reflective and practical in approach. The course is studio and project based. Activities can include specialist lectures, workshop inductions, group and personal tutorials, seminars and symposiums.

Programme Structure

Modules included:

  • Designing Research
  • Creative Futures
  • Creative Practice : Design Thinking & Making
  • Critical Practice
  • Major Project

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
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English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A good honours degree or equivalent in a related art, design or craft subject and/or appropriate professional experience.
  • A portfolio of work reflecting your experience and skills working in 2D and 3D.
  • We also welcome applicants with relevant professional or vocational experience.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    17800 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 17800 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    9735 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9735 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
Home
  • MA part time £5,225
Overseas (not EU):
  • MA part time  £9,680

Funding

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