Planit


Product Design

Edinburgh Napier University

Venues

Merchiston Campus

Content

Year 1:
Foundation Design 1 and 2; Design and Culture; Introduction to Product Design; Design and Digital Media.

Year 2:
Materials, Manufacturing and Prototyping; Product Design Studio 1 and 2; Design and Criticism; Design and Business; Option.

Year 3:
Materials, Manufacturing and Prototyping 2 and 3; Product Design Studio 3 and 4; Design and Urbanism; Professional Practice. Alternatively you can spend the second half of the year undertaking a supervised work placement or overseas study module.

Year 4:
You will undertake a major project and a dissertation. You will also study one module in Exhibition and Portfolio Development and enter work into competitions.

Work placement:
Optional supervised work placement or overseas study module in year 3.

Entry Requirements

2022 entry requirements

Standard entry:
4 Highers at BBBC. Art and Design, Design and Manufacture or a technological subject preferred. Interview and portfolio.

Widening access entry:
4 Highers at BCCC. Art and Design, Design and Manufacture or a technological subject preferred. Interview and portfolio.

For entry to year 2 you must have 3 Advanced Highers at BBC. Art and Design, Design and Manufacture or a technological subject preferred

Start Date

October

Qualification

Degree

Award

BDes Hons

Study Method

Full time

UCAS Code

W241

Course Length

4 years

Department

Design and Photography

SCQF Level

10

Career Area

Art and Design

Career Sectors

3 Dimensional Design

Fashion or Textile Design

Fine Art or Graphic Design

Interior Design or Display

Photography