The distance learning Master’s degree in Design Management M.A. prepares not only designers and managers, but also those seeking to design professionally in their relevant field, for the interface between design and management.
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Business & Management Distance Learning Design Management M.A.
- Master of Arts (M.A.)
- 3 Semesters
- Distance study
- 60/90/120 ECTS
- from €549/Month
- without NC
- state approved
- monthly intakes
Your programme content This is what you will learn
Your goal is to lead through design.
You are a designer, manager or have a strong interest in design. Well-managed design processes and creative teams as well as the professional management of creative processes inspire you. This degree programme is suitable for you if you have completed a Bachelor of Arts and would like to qualify for the management of design processes.
- Degree: Master of Arts (M.A.)
- Credit points: 60 / 90 / 120 ECTS
- Standard period of study: 2 / 3 / 4 semesters
- Language: The programme is taught entirely in English
- Start of studies: On the first day of each month
- Tuition fees: EUR 549 per month (Total cost: EUR 13,725) for 90 ECTS
- Accreditation: System-accredited
- Certification: Submitted for approval to the central office for distance learning (ZFU)
Please note that some modules in your degree program require the use of Adobe Collection, Adobe XD or a comparable software. If you do not have access to use the Adobe Collection or Adobe XD, we recommend a student subscription or the use of the public domain software gimp, Pixlr X, Photopea Online, Figma and Hotjar, etc.
Your outlook You will become an expert in design processes.
As an expert in design processes, you will become skilled in using design thinking to approach problems with a creative mindset. Design processes and design thinking are used throughout companies to generate innovative solutions. Your role will be to guide these creative processes successfully, drawing on your knowledge of both creative and management techniques.
This expertise will make you highly sought after in industries that require creative problem-solving, such as design and media agencies or product and service companies. You will have the opportunity to work in various positions within these organisations or lead creative teams as a Chief Design Officer. Your skills will open up exciting career opportunities for you to steer and guide companies towards success.
Design Management M.A. Your Curriculum with 90 ECTS
General Business Administration6
Design Management Leadership6
Design Research & Design Methods6
Design Theory, Scientific Design Concepts & Design Science6
Project 1 - Practice-based research6
Decision Making, Management and Design6
Design Management Strategy6
Design Systems & Designing in complexity6
Project 2 - Research based project6
Would you like to start your Design Management studies straight away or do you need a bit more time to think about it? Whatever steps you intend to take, we are here for you! Our services are designed to make it easy for you to take the right decision. Find out more about the contents, perspectives and specialisations of your distance learning programme in our brochure - and then take your time to decide. Click on the button below to get your digital Broschüre now.
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Accreditation & Rankings Our quality standards
You have high aspirations. And so do we. You can rely on the outstanding quality of our programmes. We are one of the few private universities that enjoy permanent state recognition. We are system-accredited – which means that the excellent quality of our degree programmes is guaranteed, as is the recognition of your degree.
The quality seal of the German Accreditation Council acknowledges the high standards of teaching and learning at our distance learning university. Moreover, we are entitled to use our tested quality assurance processes to accredit our degree programmes internally. You can therefore be sure that the degree you take will be up-to-date, application-oriented and methodologically tested. And you can rest assured that we plan, teach and assess according to certified processes.
Would you like to start your distance learning studies in Design Management, but are still undecided? Your personal brochure will give you more information about the content and options of your degree programme.
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Admission requirements These are your admission requirements (90 ECTS)
- Completed university degree or equivalent degree (min. 180 ECTS)
- Knowledge of the English language level B1
- Design-specific basic understanding
- At least one year of practical or professional experience
- If necessary, motivational interview