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

2020 entry requirements

Standard entry:
4 Highers at BBBC including English or another English based subject. Art and Design or a technological subject preferred. Interview and portfolio.

Widening access entry:
4 Highers at BCCC including English or another English based subject. Art and Design or a technological subject preferred. Interview and portfolio.

For entry to year 2 you must have 3 Advanced Highers at BBC including English or another English based subject and one from Art and Design, Engineering Science or Graphic Communication.

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

Engineering

Career Sectors

Aeronautical Engineering

Chemical and Materials Engineering

Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Engineering General

Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering (including Fabrication and Welding)

Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering

Offshore and Energy