Product Design, Sustainability, and User Involvement

Master in Sustainable Design
Aim of the Master Programme

Aim of the master

On the MSc in Sustainable Design, you will explore design and innovation opportunities in relation to organization and market. You will be able to assess where and how sustainability can be integrated in design and development, just as you will be learned up to stage transition processes in different contexts.

The program has courses on the following topics:

- Exploration of design and innovation possibilities
- Design in organizations – innovation processes
- Market creation – business strategy and anthropology of markets
- Staging co-design to engage users and multiple actors
- Socio-material sustainable design
- Exploring sustainability challenges
- Sustainable consumption and practice theory
- Project finance – practical and reflective project management
- People centred design – collaboration methods and reflections
- Sustainable transition – realizing change in networks
- Design research project / international design project