Taught course

Design for Business

Institution
University of Dundee · Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

Honours Degree at 2.1 or above in an Arts, Humanities, Social Science, or Management related discipline. Applicants with other qualifications or relevant professional experience will also be considered.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Design has a transformative effect on the world around us. This impact cuts across culture, business, the environment and the economy. The MSc Design for Business will give you an understanding of this impact and how you can shape it.

  • Learn to be an influential team player and develop leadership and entrepreneurial skills.
  • Blend of theory and practice see whole systems and approach design strategically.
  • Learn to exploit opportunities such as the circular economy model in the creative industries.
  • Get to grips with design thinking and see how it's used in business marketing, systems thinking in finance and sustainability.
  • Use frameworks for understanding the complexity of organisations.
  • Get new perspectives on strategy, innovation and design thinking.
  • Use design research methods to help understand and empathise with users.

Fees and funding

Learn more at the fees and funding page.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Dr. Louise Valentine
Email
l.valentine@dundee.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1382 384036