This is the only integrated masters for Design & Technology Education in Scotland and is accredited by the General Teaching Council for Scotland (GTCS). Students who successfully complete this programme are eligible for provisional registration with the GTCS. On this programme, students will access a range of unique resources to support rich learning experiences across a breadth of technology areas. These resources include: technology, design and prototyping labs; full-scale workshop facilities; graphics and modelling software; materials testing facilities; virtual reality, 3D scanning and robotic systems. Students will undertake placements in our partner schools in years 1-4 of the programme. Students will also undertake an industrial placement in year 3. Personal choice is built into courses across all years of the programme, and we encourage students to specialise in areas of interest during year 4 taught electives, year 4 professional enquiry and the year 5 dissertation. Students can exit with an honours degree in Year 4 of the programme. Students who wish to continue on the programme can complete an integrated masters year in Year 5 of study, which extends knowledge and critical understanding of Design & Technology Education and practitioner research.
How to apply
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
15 January*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
|Campus name||Gilmorehill (Main) Campus|
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|A level||AAB||A-level Technology or Mathematics or Science subject. GCSE English Language & Literature at Grade C (or Grade 4-5). GCSE Mathematics at Grade B (or Grade 5-6).|
|Access to HE Diploma||Not accepted|
|Scottish Higher||AAAB - AAABB||igher English AND either a Higher Science/Technological subject OR Higher Mathematics at Grades B. Where Mathematics is not one of the Higher subjects, National 5 Mathematics at Grade B. Please note that Life skills Mathematics and Applications of Mathematics cannot be accepted.|
Additional entry requirements
Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£37000||Whole course|
|Channel Islands||£37000||Whole course|