University of Derby

801–1000 th
World University Rankings 2019
201–250 th
Young University Rankings 2018
Kedleston Road, Derby, Derbyshire, DE22 1GB, United Kingdom

Costume and Set Design

Develop your personal creative style as a costume or set designer. This course equips you with the ideas, vision and technical skills to bring authenticity and ingenuity to theatre, film and TV productions. **Why choose this course?** It’s an exciting chance to gain real-world industry experience within a flagship learning theatre and using superb manufacturing facilities. Tutored by practising professional artists, you’ll build practical craft skills and deepen your knowledge of the theory and history of costume and set design. **Is this course for you?** If you want an innovative, hands-on learning experience, choose BA (Hons) Costume and Set Design. We’re one of the only UK universities to own and run a professional producing theatre and this course is delivered as part of the Learning Theatre initiative funded by Arts Council England. **How you will learn** We promise a stimulating mix of the practical and the theoretical, including contextual studies, lectures, seminars, performance projects and engagement with professional productions at Derby Theatre. You’ll also conduct an in-depth investigation into an area of costume and set design to advance your own professional interests and career ambitions. **Opportunities and experiences** Working with Derby Theatre paves the way to unique placement and internship opportunities plus the chance to design and make for student and in-house shows. You could also go on European exchanges where you’ll be exposed to a rich variety of performance schools, experiences and techniques. **Careers and employability** BA (Hons) Costume and Set Design is your stepping stone to a fulfilling career shaping the overall look and style of theatre, film and TV productions. It can also open doors to roles in wider parts of the creative and cultural industries. Find out more: www.derby.ac.uk/performing-arts-and-theatre-courses/costume-set-design-ba-hons/

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (Hons)/BA (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
    2019-09-01
  • Location
    Main Site,Derby
  • 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 £13,250
  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (Hons)/BA (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
    2018-09-01
  • Location
    Main Site,Derby
  • 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 £11,750