Staffordshire University

Degree level: Undergraduate

Future Mobility; Transport Design (with a Placement Year)

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Course summary

On our unique Future Mobility: Transport Design course you’ll learn a broad set of design and communication skills, learning from our team of expert academics in our amazing design studio. You’ll apply your skills to collaborative industry projects with world renowned brands, building a portfolio of innovative and exciting work. You'll develop concepts that explore the future of the way we travel, designing vehicles for land, sea and air. Get to grips with the future of mobility and transport with the brand-new BA (Hons) Future Mobility, Transport Design course at Staffordshire University and take the future into your own hands as your journey through the process of design and concept to manufacture and operations. On our unique Future Mobility: Transport Design course you’ll learn a broad set of design and communication skills, learning from our team of expert academics in our amazing design studio. You’ll apply your skills to collaborative industry projects with world renowned brands, building a portfolio of innovative and exciting work. You'll develop concepts that explore the future of the way we travel, designing vehicles for land, sea and air. Our course is the perfect platform for you if you want to explore the possibilities of autonomous vehicles, motorcycles, super cars and mass transit transportation – alongside industry giants in the transportation sector, including big-hitters like JCB, and Jaguar Land rover. At Staffordshire University, you’ll be given the practical and technical opportunities to showcase your ideas through Computer Aided Design and physical modelling, ready to showcase to industry through our annual GradEx show. There are also opportunities to make connections in competitive environments, such as the Superyacht UK Young Designer Competition, in which students from Staffordshire University have placed, and even won, in recent years At our award-winning institution, you’re also guaranteed the opportunity to complete a work placement as part of your studies, either by negotiation or by using the extensive network of connections that Staffordshire University has build up over time with the likes of BMW, Bentley Motors, and more. What’s more, our experienced academics will be at the helm to guide you through your studies, offering support and experience-led knowledge to help build your expertise and give you the confidence to hit-the-ground-running when you graduate. By choosing the placement route, you will have the opportunity to spend a year in industry working at a selected company. You will be able to develop your skills, knowledge and experience as part of your degree and return to the third year feeling even more confident about tackling your negotiated major project. You can choose where to be based for your placement. Previous students have completed placements at companies across The UK and internationally.

Course details

Assessment method

"All assessment takes place through the submission of course work. This will include sketch work, models, presentation material, digital modelling files and written work. There are no exams on this course."


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
W329
Institution code:
S72
Campus name:
Staffordshire University (Stoke Campus)
Campus code:
-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements


Unistats information

Operated by the Office for Students
81%
Student satisfaction
85%
Employment after 15 months (Most common jobs)
95%
Go onto work and study

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Future Mobility; Transport Design (with a Placement Year) at Staffordshire University - UCAS