Master of Design (Industrial Design)

Study Discipline: Architecture & Design
Study Programme Details
City: Adelaide
Country: Australia
Admission Sessions: Autumn Session, Spring Session
Study Format: Full Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type

Master's degree

Duration

24 Months

Scholarship Available

Yes

Language

English

About this Study Course

Immerse yourself in the dynamic world of design with the Master of Design (Industrial Design). Located in our state-of-the-art on-campus workshops, this program offers a hands-on, industry-focused experience. Benefit from extensive networks within the industrial design industry, both locally and globally, while gaining advanced design and research skills.

Engage in real-life projects, collaborating with industry professionals, and learn from experienced teachers who are active practitioners with robust industry links. Elevate your expertise as you explore emerging materials, technologies, design methodologies, and sustainable practices.

Overview

Embark on a transformative journey into the innovative realm of design with this hands-on postgraduate qualification. Dive into the exploration of emerging trends, contemporary design issues, design thinking methodologies, qualitative research practices, and sustainability. Develop a comprehensive understanding of product design, refining your skills to investigate and solve human-centered design problems. Delve into the complexities of managing design projects, incorporating design thinking principles, and embracing cutting-edge technologies.

Admission Requirements

Successful completion of a Bachelor degree or Graduate Diploma from a recognised higher education institution, or equivalent, in a related discipline. Applicants must also submit a portfolio of work, curriculum vitae and a written statement of intent.

Applicants who have completed the Graduate Diploma in Design from the University of South Australia are eligible to enter the program with 1.0 EFTSL Advanced Standing and complete the program in 1 year of full time study or equivalent part time study, and are not required to submit a portfolio of work and statement of intent.

Applicants who have completed a Bachelor (Honours) degree in a related discipline are eligible to enter the program with 1.0 EFTSL Advanced Standing and complete the program in 1 year of full time study or equivalent part time study. Applicants must also submit a portfolio of work, curriculum vitae and a written statement of intent.

Related design disciplines include: industrial design; product innovation; product design; furniture design

  • IELTS total [6.5]
  • Research Studio 1 (GRAP 5005)
  • Research Methods (Creative) (CREA 4004)
  • Nature, Culture and Sustainability (ARCH 6005)
  • Research Studio 2 (GRAP 5006)
  • Business Practice for Artists and Designers (VSAR 5006)

AUD$ 36,100 per annum

Future Career Outcomes

Explore success stories of alumni who have flourished in the dynamic field of industrial design. This program aligns with industry demands, ensuring your skills remain relevant in the ever-evolving design landscape.

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