Interior Design - Grangegorman

What is... Interior Design?
The course is one of five delivered through the Creative Arts Masters Platform. Students on the MA Interior Design course will join those on the other studio-based courses in Product Design, Visual Communications, and Fine Art, and those on the Contemporary Visual Culture course, where students study the theory and criticism of contemporary visual culture or the history of art and design. The Platform allows specialisation within a dynamic mix of practical and critical disciplines, placing particular emphasis upon practice engaged with critical and historical debate.

Subjects taught

The MA Interior Design is a twelve-month, full-time or twenty four-month, part-time course divided between core modules, including Discourses in Contemporary Art and Design, Research Methods, and a Discipline-Specific Seminar Series, and modules designed to provide core and advanced studio skills. In the final semester/s, students deliver a final project in their specialisation.

Interior Design students will benefit from state-of-the-art printing and 3-D workshops, off-campus Project Spaces, and individual on-campus studios during the third semester, when students will deliver their final project.

Entry requirements

Minimum Entry Requirements?
Bachelor Degree (Honours 2.1 or above) in relevant disciplines.

If English is not your first language you will need to provide evidence of your English language proficiency as detailed on our website. Applicants for this programme should have a minimum IELTS (Academic Version) English Proficiency of 6 overall (or equivalent) with nothing less than 6 in each component.

Applicants are required to include a portfolio of relevant art/design work and a one-page research proposal with their application.

Application dates

Applications for this course are now open.

Assessment Info

Assessment is by project and coursework. The programme culminates in the completion of a major project and report or dissertation.


TU382: 1 year
Mode of Study: Full Time
Method of Delivery: Classroom

Full-time students will take a total of 30 credits of coursework per semester.

TU384: 2 years
Mode of Study: Part Time
Method of Delivery: Classroom

Part-time students will take a total of 25 credits of coursework in the first year, and 55 credits in the second year.

Enrolment dates

Commencement Date 01/09/2020 Full-time, 19/01/2020 Part-time
Location City Centre: Grangegorman

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  • Qualifications

    Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)

  • Attendance type

    Full time,Daytime

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