M.Voc Product Design

Course Intent

The two years PG degree in Design Communication is focused on delivering a combined discipline consisting of Communication Design and Information Development.

The curriculum consists of Foundation in Design units and Product Design specific units, each with a clear purpose and content aligned with the needs of the respective professional industry. The project based curriculum engages students in practical, interpersonal and thinking skills, providing a professional environment for learning.

Be a Design Thinker

Course Content

The programme encourages learners to participate in a Product Design Entrepreneurial setup, apply knowledge and practical understanding of product, processes, supply chain, retail management, market and trends etc. parts that are integral to an enterprise. The ARCH Business Incubator in the campus will provide enterprise management training and networking support for the start-ups initiated by the learner.

The curriculum encompasses various skill based and industrybased learning experiences ranging from internship, skill development workshops, industrial projects,visits to industries along with participation at various design exhibition and events.

This programme focuses more on practical aspects of learning and proper implementation of acquired set of skills. Entrepreneurial skills are inculcated in students and students will be supervised by college and government if they initiate their own enterprise or business.


Curriculum

Year 1

Introduction to Product Design

Human Factors & Research Methodology, Entrepreneurship, Product Design Process, Materials, Techniques and Process, Project Management, Trends Research, Analysis & Forecasting, Environmental studies in Design, Product design and Development -1

Year 2

Building on Foundational Skills

Product Production systems, Accelerator Programme & Design workshops, Industry Internship, Incubation, Product Design and Development -2, Dissertation & Portfolio

No. of Seats 30
Eligibility Graduation in any stream
Duration 2 Year
Award

Master Of Vocational Degree (M.VOC) in Design Innovation & Entrepreneurship (Product Design) from RISU

ARCH Certification

Affiliations

  • Rajasthan ILD Skills University

Career Opportunities

  • Professional working for private, government andNGO who are actively involved in development of sustainable products and systems (CSR)
  • Independent Product Designer or Professional
  • Lifestyle Product and Furniture Design Manager, FMCG Product Design Manager
  • Human Factors and Interface designer (UX) Manager
  • Packaging Design Manager, Production Manager
  • Toy Design, Sports Product Design Manager, Lighting Design Specialist Manager
  • Retail Design (Visual Merchandise, displays, POP design etc.) Manager
  • Automobile interior Designs (Interior interface design etc.) Manager

Book Counselling

Learning Outcome

  • Identify, Analyse, design and create products for various types of userrequirements
  • Exhibit self-empowerment through understanding of art and design process inlocal, regional and global context
  • Display product design skills, knowledge and methods to achieve highperformance at par with global standards
  • Identify, research, analyse, conclude, innovate and apply design solutions
  • Ability to adapt and progress to transforming technologies and work methodsfor rapid prototyping
  • Understand the context; to consider professional ethics in relation to personal,professional and statutory responsibilities.
  • Accord value to sensitive and creative thinking in the creative enterprise work methods for rapid prototyping.
  • Ability to incubate, design and execute a business plan to gain funding.

Business Incubation

Business Incubation: The course culminates with inputs on entrepreneurship and developing a Business Plan for individual enterprise. Selected business plans will be provided an opportunity of incubation with ARCH Business Incubation, where the project will be guided by faculty and mentored by industry expert.


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