MA in Design

University of Johannesburg

Program Description

MA in Design

University of Johannesburg

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 a Postgraduate Diploma, with sufficient preparation to conduct research with a recommended minimum of 60% for all final-year modules.

Selection criteria

In addition to the minimum admission requirements as outlined above, prospective students may be required to present a portfolio of their work to an interview panel. A portfolio would be requested if further evidence is required of a students’ readiness to conduct textual or artefactual research. In case of textual research the portfolio would contain examples of written research, and in the case of artefactual research, a portfolio with the design would be required.

Curriculum

MODULE

  • Research Dissertation: Communication Design
  • Research Dissertation: Fashion Design
  • Research Dissertation: Multimedia Design
  • Research Dissertation: Jewellery Design

Programme structure

a) Minimum duration: One year full-time/two years part-time.

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated January 24, 2018
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This course is Campus based
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Feb. 2019
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1 - 2 years
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South Africa - Johannesburg, Gauteng
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