Research Proposal

Paper, Order, or Assignment Requirements


Develop a practice-led personal research on an ethical/ sustainable issue

1200 words

Develop a Research proposal under the methodology of trend forecasting. Analyse the different historical, socio-cultural, political, artistic, environmental, economical, aspects that are shaping our world and forecast an emergent macro trend for the design world.

Your research proposal must include:

– A concept statement of 500 words that validates your trend.
– An example of a source of each forecasting dimension.
– History of trend validation.
– Space and time context.
– Icons.
– Runway inspiration.
– Editorial inspiration.
– Colour palette.
– Materials and techniques.
– Must haves, key items, accessories and graphics.
– Reflection on how this emergent trend affects the design world.