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Product and Furniture Design BA (Hons)

Kingston University

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UCAS CODE: W260

Course options

  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP-21

  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

**Reasons to choose Kingston**– Kingston is ranked No 1 in the UK for design and crafts (Guardian University League table 2020). It is the highest-ranked institution to offer Product and Furniture Design BA (Hons). – Through our strong links with industry, you’ll be able to test your ideas at leading companies. Examples include John Lewis, Foster & Partners, Herman Miller, Sony and New Balance. – This course includes optional study tours, visits to design studios and research-based trips. Previous tours have been to Milan, Munich, Paris, Berlin, Barcelona and Valencia.**About this course**If you are considering a career in professional design, this course provides the skills, knowledge and practical experience. Design work covers domestic and commercial furniture, housewares and ceramics, industrial and technology products. Using our workshops, you’ll have a platform for experimentation and discovery. You’ll study key themes, such as sustainability, manufacturing and the roles that designers play in industry. The course collaborates and engages with industry at all levels, from live industry briefs to masterclasses and talks by industry professionals. Your work will be promoted through international design competitions, major graduate shows and external exhibitions. You’ll graduate with a professional portfolio of work, giving you a springboard to employment.

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

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15,000per year

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QUALIFICATION TYPE

UCAS Points : 112

Applicants will need a minimum of 112 tariff points from recognised level 3 qualifications.Plus GCSE (A*–C or comparable numeric scores under the newly reformed GCSE gradings): five subjects including English and Maths (Key Skills Level 2 may be used in lieu of GCSE English and Maths).Offers will be made on the basis of your UCAS application, portfolio of work and interview for selected applicants.You will be notified by email giving you advice about how to upload your online portfolio, once we have received your applic

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University information

Kingston University

  • University League Table

    100th

  • Campus address

    Kingston University, River House, 53-57 High Street, Kingston upon Thames, Kingston Upon Thames, KT1 1LQ, England

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    20th out of 86 4

  • Entry standards

    / Max 239
    172 77%

    9th

    2
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    61 61%

    48th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.11 82%

    35th

    20

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