Having obtained this qualification, students will be able to conduct independent research with minimal guidance in an industrial design-related field and contribute to knowledge production in that field. The research problem, its justification, process, and outcome are reported in a dissertation and other research reports that comply with the generally accepted norms for research at this level.
A Baccalaureus Technologiae: Industrial Design, with an average mark of at least 65% or an equivalent qualification at an equivalent standard, as recommended by a Status Committee and approved by the Faculty Board.
Selection is based on academic merit and a preliminary research proposal, as approved by the Departmental Committee.
- Research and Dissertation: Industrial Design
- Nature of programme: One-year research programme.
- Minimum duration: 12 months.
- Maximum duration: 24 months full-time, 36 months part-time.
Registration and Start Dates
Registration starts in January and lectures in February for both Undergraduate and Postgraduate course work programmes.
All research programmes for Masters and PhD can register throughout the year.
End Date: Academic starts in January and ends in December. Programme deadline is determined by the duration of the programme.