Taught course

Design Management

Institution
University of Southampton · Winchester School of Art
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

Lower second-class degree or above, or an equivalent standard in other qualifications approved by the University.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Convert your creative ideas into business success and use the power of design and innovation in a corporate context. This MA Design Management will teach you how to understand, manage and oversee the process of design in all aspects of business, providing you with a huge range of career opportunities.

You will explore the effective use of design in a business context, encompassing product design, process design, service design and brand design. You’ll gain an understanding of the whole design management cycle, from the identification of market trends and use of research to inform the design process, through to branding, marketing, after-sales and product recycling. The programme is taught by academics with industry experience and research expertise, including specialist knowledge of the relationship between design and finance, and design and law.They’ll help you develop original ideas to negotiate and co-create with designers, marketers, financiers, lawyers, and clients.

Information for international students

English Language: Overall IELTS score of Band 2C, of 6.5 overall with a minimum score of 6.0 in each component.

Fees and funding

UK students
£9,250
International students
£18,812

A variety of scholarships, grants and bursaries may be available to help you fund your master’s study, both from the University and from other organisations. Please check the website for more information.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MA
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions Enquiries
Email
PGapply.FH@soton.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)23 8059 4393