Website: https://carleton.ca/id/programs/mdes/application-mdes/ The quality of the statement of intent is critical to the likelihood of your admission. The writing should be succinct and as carefully considered as the content of the statement, which should address the following areas in 1-2 pages: Research area and focus. What is the area of intended research with specific reference to the program courses and the expertise of the faculty members? Contextualize your area of research interest, choose among faculty members’ expertise, and present your research question and goal. Supervisor. Provide the name of 2 preferred supervisors chosen among SID faculties. Explicit 1st and 2nd preference, and explain why. They will be taken into consideration for the supervisor’s assignment according to an assessment of aligned focus and availability. Academic background and professional experience. How do your academic background and professional experience relate to the program with reference to any previous research, scholarship, or project experience with interdisciplinary or collaborative teams? School of Industrial Design. An explanation of the specific reasons for choosing the School of Industrial Design at Carleton University. Use the provided titles for each section.