801–1000 th
World University Rankings 2020
201–250 th
Young University Rankings 2019
151-200 th
European Teaching Rankings 2019
Howard Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S1 1WB, United Kingdom

Interior Architecture and Design - Sheffield Hallam University

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 commercial clients. Develop your skills as a designer and interior archictural designer. 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 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 and group tutorials - live projects - work placements - creative workshops - studio-based project work - seminars and peer-to-peer discussions **Applied learning** **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. We have partnerships with universities in Barcelona, Prague, Lyon and Kuala Lumpur among others. **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. Our students also exhibit at the Free Range national design exhibition in London's Brick Lane. **Field trips** You will visit cultural centres to see design and architecture in the wider world, which are covered by your course fees. Previous trips have included London and Edinburgh. You also visit places such as Milan, Barcelona and the Venice Architecture Biennale (additional fees apply). **Networking opportunities** We have links with commercial partners and local design agencies, and we have an exciting lecture series which is delivered by external practitioners from various design practices within the UK, offering industrial contacts for possible future placements. **Competitions** You have the opportunity to gain exposure by entering national and international design competitions such as the RSA Student Design Awards.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)
  • Study mode
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
  • Location
    Main Site,SheffieldUnited Kingdom
  • Fees & Finances
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £13,650