Design for Branded Spaces University of the Arts London

Undergraduate

BA (Hons) Design for Branded Spaces is a professionally focused interdisciplinary design course that will equip you with the specialist skills and knowledge to create multi-sensory, interactive, scenographic spaces, events and experiences. This course is taught at London College of Communication, at Elephant & Castle, part of University of the Arts London (UAL).

What can you expect?

Innovation, curiosity, creativity and the articulation of ideas through experimentation are central to the course experience. We will encourage you to see things differently and to design solutions that are unique to you both in concept and realisation.

You will develop your creativity and design knowledge through a range of practical and theoretical design practices. A lively studio culture is enhanced by contextual studies and the development of professional practice skills – essential in the competitive workplace.
You will be taught by an inspiring community of experienced designers, technical specialist and theorists, in addition to visits from guest lecturers. You will also benefit from key thinkers and practitioners working across boundaries and at the cutting edge of their disciplines.

Five reasons to apply

• Be part of an expanding field: You will learn to design innovative solutions for a broad range of contexts placing you at the forefront of the rapidly expanding field of experiential design.
• Cutting-edge discipline: BA (Hons) Design for Branded Spaces offers dynamic and wide ranging opportunities to integrate design practices across a wide range of commercial, cultural, public and urban contexts.
• Leader in its field: The course is future facing and critically engaged. You will learn how to explore the power of design to transform and enrich audiences’ experiences in a socially and environmentally conscious mindset.
• Professional networks: You will work on live and collaborative briefs with clients and project partners such as brands and organisations, as well as with students from other disciplines, designers and design studios. Students can also apply for the Diploma in Professional Studies to spend a year working in industry between year 2 and 3.
• Knowledge and skills: You will learn research and design methods alongside digital skills, materials and technologies, to develop your contextual knowledge and advance practices of design for branded spaces creative disciplines.

About London College of Communication
The communications sector is evolving fast. Through our world-leading community of teaching, research and industry partnerships, we enable our students to develop the critical, creative and technical excellence needed to succeed and to discover new possibilities and practices.

Our Design, Media and Screen Schools produce experts and award-winners across virtual reality, journalism, photography, television and sound, graphic communication, games, design management – and more.

The London College of Communication experience is all about learning by doing. Our students get their hands dirty and develop their skills through the exploration of our facilities and technical spaces.

Students work on live briefs and commissions, with everything from independent start-ups and charities in Southwark, through to major global companies. Student designers, makers and innovators have worked with Nike, Penguin, the EU Commission, Colgate, Plan International, the National Trust, Nokia and Royal Mail, to name a few.

  • Qualification

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

  • Study mode

    Full-time

  • Location

    London College of Communication

  • Start date

    16 September 2019

  • Duration

    3 years


How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January *

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course code W2T5
Institution code U65
Campus name London College of Communication
Campus code C

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff TBC

Additional entry requirements

Portfolio


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9,250 Year 1
International £19,930 Year 1
England £9,250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9,250 Year 1
Scotland £9,250 Year 1
Wales £9,250 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.