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Key information

Data source: UCAS & IDP CONNECT

  • UCAS Course Code

    8F3S

  • Study mode

    Full-time

  • University Ranking

    96th

    19
  • Subject Ranking

    61st

    8 (Art & Design)
  • Entry Standards

    The average UCAS tariff score of new students entering the university.

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    125

  • Graduate Prospects

    A guide to the success of graduates on completion of their courses at the university.

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    54

    / 100
  • Student Satisfaction

    A guide to how satisfied students are with the quality of teaching they receive.

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    4.18

    / 5.00
  • Qualification

    FdA

  • Application deadline

    15-Jan

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  • Start date

    SEP-20

Course Summary

FdA Product Design will allow you to develop a range of design skills across many areas of Product Design including, Industrial Design, Furniture Design, Computer Graphics, Branding Design, Set and Prop Design and Spatial Design.Central to the practice will be the study of materials and workshop processes to create models and prototypes, critical thinking, 3D computer modelling, visual communication and historical and contemporary design in context.The structure of the course also offers you the opportunity to gather strong business perspective and undertake a work placement within industry. The course is project-led and studio based with a mix of technical workshops, lectures, seminars and supervised studio practice. Assessment is continuous.There is opportunity to progress onto the third year of the BA (Hons) Product Design degree within the School of Art and Design at Cardiff Metropolitan University.

Entry Requirements

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A level
  • A level
  • UCAS Tariff
  • Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)
  • Welsh Baccalaureate - Advanced Skills Challenge Certificate (first teaching September 2015)
  • Access to HE Diploma

Grades / Points

DD

Details

Other grade combinations totalling 48 points considered with a minimum of two A levels

Tuition Fees

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£7,500 per year

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University information

University Ranking

96th

About this University

Cardiff Metropolitan University is located in the exciting and lively city of Cardiff. It delivers practice-focused and professionally recognised education across its academic schools.

Address

CAVC - Cardiff

Dumballs Road

Cardiff

CF10 5FE

UNITED KINGDOM