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Product Design & Technology (Hons)

Loughborough University

36 months
Duration
24650 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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About

The Product Design & Technology (Hons) course offered by the Loughborough University is a trans-disciplinary course that sets out to educate and energise the next generation of product designers.

Overview

The main aim of the Product Design & Technology (Hons) course offered by the Loughborough University is to teach skills that enable the definition of new product opportunities, defined through applied research, tested through working prototypes, and detailed in terms of design for manufacture.

The course is underpinned by the concept of responsible design, which is embodied through the consideration of ethical interaction with users and clients, and product design which is inclusive and sustainable. Teaching takes a technologically innovative approach to the design and creation of beautiful, ingenious, functional, and viable products, developing students to become responsible designers who can establish technology-focused, creative responses across both creative and engineering domains.

This accredited course takes a technologically innovative approach to the design and creation of beautiful, ingenious, and functional products. It is well suited to students who are excited at the prospect of utilising modern technology for the creation of contemporary design solutions.

Your future career

Graduates from our Product Design and Technology BSc course have entered a variety of careers, including as consumer product designers, product design consultants, digital and 3D printing designers, design engineers, product interface designers, chief design officers, product technologists, CAD/CAM experts, entrepreneurs, product buyers and technical salespersons.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Design at SDCA
  • Analogue and Digital Electronics
  • Understanding People
  • Fundamental Mechanics for Product Designers
  • Prototyping for Manufacture
  • Digital Fabrication Technology for Product Designers

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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Credits

360 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A-Level: ABB including Physics or Maths plus Design and Technology or Art and Design
  • IB: 34 (6,5,5) at HL including either 5 in HL Design and Technology or Visual Arts, plus 5 in either HL Maths or Physics. (Plus 4 in SL or HL English)
  • BTEC: BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma in Art and Design: DDM plus Grade B in A Level Maths or Physics BTEC Level 3 National Diploma: DD Plus grade B in A level Maths or Physics or BTEC Level 3 Extended Certificate: D Plus Grades BB A Level including A Level Maths or Physics
  • We accept a wide range of international qualifications such as the European Baccalaureate, French Baccalaureate, German Abitur, Hong Kong DSE, and Indian Standard XII among many others worldwide, alongside well-established International Foundation Programmes. For further information about acceptable qualifications visit our international webpages for more information.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24650 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24650 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Loughborough

600 - 1000 GBP /month
Living costs

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Funding

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