This program is designed to develop a multi-disciplinary design professional for the creative industry. It prepares students for a broad range of design services such as: consumer product, packaging, furniture, craft, environmental, transportation, exhibitions, graphic and visual communications. Training strategies combine both theoretical and practical aspects of design development, making use of innovative and technologically relevant instructions on generalized and specialized design courses.
Graduates of this program may become entrepreneurs or may practice professionally in any of the above-mentioned range of design services.
- To develop graduates with analytical abilities and methodologies to design products and services that are innovative, useful, safe, aesthetically appropriate, culturally acceptable, ecologically sound and socially beneficial to serve the needs of society, consumers, manufacturers and the environment.
- To produce graduates with creative visualization and presentation skills as well as techniques in various forms of ICT media for design concept presentations, preparation of technical drawings and models.
- To develop design practitioners who promote the highest ethical standards of the profession
About the School
Founded on January 25, 1925, Mapúa University (formerly Mapúa Institute of Technology) remains the leading technological academic institution and biggest engineering school in the Philippines.