Industrial designers use drawings, models and computer programmes to improve the aesthetics, ergonomics and functionality of a broad range of products, from once-off furniture items to mass-produced goods such as gaming consoles, kitchen appliances and mobile phones. The Department also offers a BA Honours in Industrial Design at University of Johannesburg for those who have already successfully completed a Bachelor of Arts in Industrial Design.
The Department's facilities include a comprehensive workshop that allows students to manufacture almost any prototype.
Career OpportunitiesGraduates enter the following career paths:
- Member of a design team at a design consultancy
- Member of an in-house design team at a manufacturing company
- Manufacturer of products
- Model maker
Get more detailsVisit official programme website
- Industrial Design Drawing
- Industrial Design Digital Media
- Industrial Design Practice
- Design Studies
- Professional Design Practice
- 36 months
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DisciplinesIndustrial Design Design View 17 other Masters in Design in South Africa
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Submit a completed application form with supporting documents
- Final School results
- Valid Passport or Identity Document or Birth Certificate
- Sworn English Translation of documents (Documents issued in any Language other than English)
- Provide proof of a non - refundable Application Fee R200.00
- Provide proof of the English Proficiency where English was not used as a medium of learning and teaching (the University prefers the applicant to take the IELTS at an overall score of 6 and TOEFL at an average score of 80–104 for Undergraduate programmes)
International5944 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 5944 EUR per year during 36 months.
R102,280 – R110,330
Living costs for Johannesburg
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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