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Lighting Design

Edinburgh Napier University

Venues

Merchiston Campus

Content

One of only a small number of postgraduate lighting design courses in the world, this programme explores the use of light in interior and exterior spaces, and light as a medium for creative practice. You’ll learn combined technical and creative skills and to apply lighting design principles. You’ll be taught by award-winning and internationally renowned lighting designers.

Part of the MA/MFA Design Suite, the course benefits from bringing together designers from a range of disciplines into core modules, as well as modules specific to your chosen pathway such as 'Creative Lighting Design for Places and People' and 'Design for Heritage and Culture'.
All students complete the Live Project and you will study 'Thinking: Research for Creative Practice', which will help you to determine your Research Portfolio (MA) or Major Project (MFA) topics.

Entry Requirements

A 2:2 Honours degree or above in an art and design or related subject (architecture, creative computing and engineering design or evidence of industry experience in an appropriate discipline. Entry is subject to interview with a portfolio of creative work or technical/business projects.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Postgraduate Master's

Award

MA

Study Method

Part time (day)

Course Length

2 years

Department

Design and Photography

SCQF Level

11

Career Area

Art and Design

Career Sectors

3 Dimensional Design

Fashion or Textile Design

Fine Art or Graphic Design

Interior Design or Display

Photography