Course Modules

Year 1: design process and the underpinning skills and theory; contextual studies: theory and context; opportunities, trends and ideas; professional context; communication and visualisation; communication and representation; specialist study. Year 2; contextual studies (debate and polemic); dissertation preparation; marketing strategy; advertising and promotions; artefact and element in environment design; urban environment theory and practice. Year 3: developing individual and independent lines of enquiry focused on architectural/interior design; contextual studies: dissertation; enterprise and entrepreneurship; major project and major project report; negotiated brief; portfolio development.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
3 years
Full Time
BA (Hons) £10,500 ???abroad???
3 years
Full Time
BA (Hons) £9,000 ???home???

Qualifications required:

  • GCE A-level CC-AA
  • Irish Leaving Certificates CCCCC-AAAAA
  • International Baccalaureate 28
  • Course specific
  • GCE AS-level
  • BTEC National Certificate (12 units) PP
  • BTEC National Diploma PPP
  • BTEC National Award
  • SQA Higher
  • SQA Advanced Higher
  • GCSE/SQA Standard Grade
  • OCR National Certificate (6 Units)
  • OCR National Diploma (12 Units)
  • OCR National Extended Diploma (18 Units)

Key Course Information

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61% Overall, I am satisfied with the quality of the course

The course is well organised and is running smoothly 48%
I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 71%
The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 63%

96% Go on to work and/or study

In work 94
Studying 2
Studying and working 0
Unemployed 3
Unknown 2

21% Total study time lectures

Total Coursework: 100%

£9,581 - £10,647
Typical cost of university accommodation

£4,628 - £5,920
Typical cost of private accommodation