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University of Cyprus MA in Design for Social Innovation
University of Cyprus

MA in Design for Social Innovation

Aglantzia, Cyprus

1 Years

English

Full time, Part time

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Sep 2024

EUR 5,125

Distance Learning

Introduction

Our new MA in Design for Social Innovation is a unique program that combines design thinking with social entrepreneurship to empower students to develop innovative solutions to some of the world's most pressing challenges. Join us and learn how to use design to drive a positive impact in your community and beyond. The MA in Design for Social Innovation brings together experts from design, social innovation, and entrepreneurship and a global cohort of learners.

MA in Design for Social Innovation

  • Is offered by two universities (the University of Cyprus and the Cyprus University of Technology) and three Departments (the Department of Architecture, Department of Business and Public Administration department of Multimedia and Graphic Arts)
  • Is designed to run online
  • Is available full and part-time
  • Places an emphasis on practice-bases teaching

Program Aims

The MA Design for Social Innovation aims to:

  • Provide academic and practice-based knowledge in design, social innovation, and entrepreneurship bridging together theoretical and practical knowledge and experience
  • Develop creativity and innovation skills in the domain of Design and Social Innovation
  • Produce graduates ready to effectively enact real social change, lead multi-disciplinary teams, and collaborate in the design and development of successful social innovation enterprises and activities
  • Support the development of new kinds of social innovation practitioners, the producers of social innovations as championed by the UN, through providing key design and leadership skills

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