Entry can be made to the course through holding at least a lower second class award of BEng (Hons) or BSc (Hons) in Industrial Design, Mechanical Engineering, Material Engineering or other related subject. Or at least upper second class award BA (Hons) Product Design.
Applications from individuals with non-standard qualifications or relevant work/life experience who can demonstrate the ability to cope with and benefit from Master-level studies are welcome. If you have not studied recently you may need to undertake a Top-Up degree Entry programme first.
Months of entry
The MSc Design Engineering course is intended to provide the opportunity to gain specialisation in Design Engineering and to enable graduates to become a Chartered Engineer. It has been developed as a direct result of the need for professionals within the design engineering industries and the emergence of new technology industries. The course is designed to meet Engineering Council’s requirements for Partial CEng (Further Learning) and will be put forward for professional accreditation with both Institute of Engineers Design (IED) and Chartered Institute of Ergonomic and Human Factors.
The course enables an individual to bring together the following skills and knowledge applied to industry specialist areas:
- Applied Industrial design and engineering research skills
- Human centred design
- Transdisciplinary approach
- Industry sector focus options:
- Intelligent system/consumer goods
Workshop and Studio based, it enables applied research and development activity on a practice based framework. Giving real life delivery of the productization of innovation challenges through to commercial reality. Enabling you to develop your skills ready for employment. it enables applied research and development activity on a practice based framework. Giving real life delivery of the productization of innovation challenges through to commercial reality. Enabling you to develop your skills ready for employment.
You will also benefit from state-of-the-art, well-equipped laboratories and digital teaching and learning facilities within UCLan’s innovative new £35million Engineering Innovation Centre.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- PG Admissions Coordinator
- +44 (0)1772 892400