MA (Design)

Purpose

The purpose of the programme is to educate and train researchers who can contribute to the development of knowledge at an advanced level. The Master’s degree is earned by completing a single advanced research project, culminating in the production and acceptance of a dissertation.

Admission requirements

A relevant Bachelor Honours Degree a “professional” Bachelor's Degree, or relevant Postgraduate Diploma, with sufficient preparation to conduct research with a recommended minimum of 60% for all final-year modules. A relevant Baccalaureus Technologiae: Interior Design degree, with an average mark of at least 65% combined with a research methodology short learning component as recommended by a Status Committee and approved by the Faculty Board. 
MA (Design)
Programme code: M8ID1Q
HEQF Level: 9
Credits: 180
Programme structure:
Minimum duration: One year full-time/two years part-time.

Maximum duration: Two years full-time/three years part-time 

The research component comprises 100% of the programme.