Through a range of design workshops you will cultivate your own design skills and your visual and oral communication abilities. You will explore both interdisciplinary and specialist design practices and consider a range of design research methodologies. We will help you to learn how to acquire, examine and disseminate information through a holistic, sustainable and ethical approach. You will explore graphical software applications, while working on a series of specialist projects including competitions and client projects. There are plenty of opportunities to develop your own professional portfolio through a work placement. You will also create design research and innovation proposals and gain the knowledge to negotiate design briefs with an industry-leading client. A major project of your own choice will help prepare you for the professional world of product design.