Interior Architecture and Design BA (Hons)

Sheffield Hallam University

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Full-time | Main Site | 3 Years | 21-SEP-20
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    8 (Art & Design)
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    BA (Hons)

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Course Summary

- Build your understanding of the design industry by working with clients and industry professionals on live projects.- Learn what it's like to work as an interior architectural designer addressing the needs of private and commercial clients.- Develop your skills as a designer and interior architectural consultant.- Work in state-of-the-art workshops in the heart of the creative community.This course will equip you with the creative skills and knowledge to enter into the world of interior architectural design through working on various creative design briefs and live projects for clients. You will build a portfolio of work over your degree, preparing you for a rewarding career in an exciting industry.**How you learn**This course is part of the Sheffield Institute of Arts — our creative community within Sheffield Hallam.We aim to provide you with an understanding of design culture and design practice through live projects and potential work placements. You will learn how to create innovative designs, think in a more lateral way, critically reflect on projects and learn skills that reflect your personal interests and career aspirations.Our Curriculum offers a culturally diverse approach to leaning and embraces the wider spectrum of architecture and architectural thinkers.**You learn through**- lectures, group activities and one to one tutorials- live projects- work placements- creative workshops- studio-based project work- seminars and peer-to-peer discussions- FormeUK**Applied learning**The course is developed, delivered and shaped by employer-informed staff, established-industry networks and enhanced by career-ready advisers who are experts in the field. As a forward-thinking course, we combine industry insight and experience with digital innovation and skills development, placing these at the centre of your curriculum. We are committed to developing your learning and preparing you for the career you are aiming for after graduation. This strategy ensures that you are ready for key career decisions you need to make, and the employment opportunities you encounter. The Career Readiness Programme within our Employability Strategy equips you with the career management and employability skills to create your own future success by supporting transition through each academic level and into highly skilled employment. The course has been designed to create graduates that will positively shape the world they will live and work within. We expose you to work experience, placement opportunities and internship schemes and support overseas work experiences, self-employment, entrepreneurship and enterprising start-ups.**Work placements**You will have the opportunity to arrange a year-long work placement in between your second and third years. This gives you a real-world experience to prepare you for your future career. Past students have secured placements with companies such as YourStudio, Mynt Design and Fosters and Partners. Other students have completed placements abroad in Dubai, Melbourne, LA and New Zealand. As part of your course there are also opportunities to study abroad through the Erasmus programme.**Live projects**You will work on live projects throughout your degree where you can intellectually and creatively develop ideas and your technical abilities. You will have the chance to work on socially driven community projects and commercial opportunities. In the past students have designed and developed projects around homelessness, theatre, exhibitions, galleries, student accommodation and luxury spas.**Field trips**You will visit cultural centres to see design and architecture in the wider world, normally previous trips have included London and Edinburgh which is covered by your course fees. You also have the opportunity to visit plac

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  • GCSE/National 4/National 5
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This must include at least 64 points from two A levels, or equivalent BTEC National qualifications (to include a relevant subject such as Art or Design). For example:BBC at A Level.DMM in BTEC Extended Diploma.A combination of qualifications, which may include AS levels, EPQ and general studies.

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£9,250 per year

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About this University

Sheffield Hallam is one of the UK's largest universities, set in the heart of Sheffield where one in ten residents are students. Offering a wide range of courses at all levels, the university prides itself on applied learning – with 24,000 placements a year in over 1,000 organisations like BBC, Sony, NHS and Rolls-Royce. It is one of the UK's largest providers of health and social care courses, teacher training, and sport and physical activity.


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