For the Design Project all students have to do an assignment at a company. The student has to formulate the project itself according to the guidelines given by the Degree Programme. Research is conducted at the company and the outcomes are presented afterwards.
More information can be found on the website of the University of Groningen via this link: Information from the UG
The formulation of these Design Project is an aspect students often struggle with, therefore alumni are asked to write their own experience with the project. From these experiences one is able to see the benefits and the disadvantages of the different approaches of former students.
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