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

Product Design with Foundation Year - Sheffield Hallam University

- Study your foundation year, then progress to the full degree. - Develop important art and design skills from the very first day. - Experiment with a variety of techniques and materials. - Undertake applied projects and explore different ways of working. This foundation year has been designed to encourage exploration and experimentation in art and design. You’ll learn to work confidently and creatively with a wide range of different materials. After completing your foundation, you’ll have the skills and knowledge you need for full honours degree study, and progress directly onto the BA/BSc Product Design course. **How you learn** This course is part of the Sheffield Institute of Arts — our creative community within Sheffield Hallam. The course is suitable if you don’t meet the entry requirements for our BA/BSc Product Design course, or you want extra preparation before starting degree-level study. You share the first year with other art and design foundation year students, then move on to the degree. The foundation year aims to embed the creative process, and provide contextual awareness of different art and design disciplines. You will work on self-directed and collaborative projects. **You learn through** - studio-based project work - assignments - workshops - critiques - lectures and seminars - self-directed study - presentations - field trips - group and individual tutorials **Applied learning** **Degree preparation** After the foundation year, you will be ready to start the full degree. BA/BSc Product Design is an engaging and creative course that allows you to work in exceptional facilities, with expert staff and with well-known companies in developing your own products. **Placement opportunities** On your full honours degree, placement opportunities allow you to cement your skills in industry. Previous students have secured placements with Design Futures, Morphy Richards, Lowe Alpine and Mazda Europe. **Live projects** Throughout the course, you'll create a body of work of applied projects, and undertake independent research into art and design.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time including foundation year
  • Duration
    5 years
  • Start date
    2020-09-21
  • Location
    Main Site,SheffieldUnited Kingdom
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £13,650