Product Design

TU Dublin - City Campus

 

Course Name Product Design
Course Provider TU Dublin - City Campus
Alternative Provider(s) TU Dublin - Technological University Dublin
Course Code DT001
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major TU Dublin Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Dublin City Centre
Qualification Letters BSc (Hons)
Duration 4 Years
Leaving Certificate Entry Requirements

Expand+Minimum Number of:
Subjects 6
Honours 2H5's

Minimum Grade in:
Maths 06/H7

Information On Eligibility And Selection
To be eligible for consideration for a programme an applicant must possess the minimum entry requirements for that programme....

Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme - Link Modules

The Institute recognises the Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme (LCVP) for admission purposes and results in the Link Modules element of the programme will be considered as follows:

Distinction 66 points
Merit 46 points
Pass 28 points

The Link Modules may be used as one of the six subjects for overall points calculation but will not be considered as a subject for the purposes of minimum entry requirements.
Leaving Certificate Applied Programme LCAP Leaving Certificate Applied Programme
The Leaving Certificate Applied Programme will not meet entry requirements and will not be awarded points.
QQI FET Applicants General Information QQI/FETAC/Level 5
DIT welcomes applications from students who are presenting QQI/ FET/FETAC Level 5 awards and there are approximately 500 first year places available on Higher Certificate Programmes, Ordinary Degree Programmes and Honours Degree Programmes for such applicants.

For information on what Level 5 awards are required per programme and for further details on how to apply visit: dit.ie/eligibility
QQI FET Entry Requirements Web Page - Click Here
Mature Applicants

Expand+Mature Students

Whatever your reason for coming back to education, updating your skills, gaining a new qualification, achieving a personal goal or ambition, DIT welcomes all mature students.

Mature Students / Thinking of returning to study?

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Alternative Entry Go to http://www.dit.ie/studyatdit/undergraduate/howtoapply/ for information.
Higher Education Access Route HEAR Web Page - Click Here
Disability Access Route to Education DARE Web Page - Click Here
Recognition of Prior Learning RPL Web Page - Click Here
Number of Places 40 places (approximately).
Link to Course Fee Web Page - Click Here
Financial Support Go to: http://www.dit.ie/studyatdit/undergraduate/feesgrantsscholarships/ for information.
CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20th January 2019 at 5:15pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1st February 2019 at 5:15pm

Late online application - restrictions apply: Fee: €60 Closing Date: 1st May 2...

Course Content

Expand+What is Product Design?
The ever-increasing requirement by industry, commerce, retail and domestic markets for new products of all varieties has resulted in a thriving industry for businesses in the area of product design. Dublin Institute of Techno...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Year One
• Science
• Creative Design Fundamentals
• Design History
• Economics
• Marketing
• Communications
• Manufacture and Materials
• Computer Applications
• CAD and Drawing
• Economics
• Mathematics

Year Two
• Management ...

Comment Locations:
Aungier St.
Bolton St.
Grangegorman

Are there study abroad options?
An International exchange programme exists with Hong Kong Polytechnic University, San Francisco State University in the USA and Canberra University in Australia. Along with these, there are many exchange opportunities with Universities throughout the European Union through the ERASMUS program.
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+What are my Career Opportunities?
Product Design offers a career which can be utilized in a broad array of industries. Every product moves through a development cycle, which some professions will have contact with as the design develops but the prod...

Further Enquiries T: 01 402 3841 (Dr. Colm O’Kane, Programme Leader)
T: 01 402 3823 (Robert Simpson, Assistant Head of School)
T: 01 402 3626 (Maeve Coyne, Secretary)
E: colm.okane@dit.ie
E: robert.simpson@dit.ie
International Students Web Page - Click Here
 
Points History
Year Points
2019 433
2018 441
2017 440