A preparatory year lays the foundation for an undergraduate degree. By earning a bachelor’s degree, students gain access to a wider range of jobs, higher salaries, and increased opportunities for professional advancement. After completing the preparatory year, students may choose from a multitude of degree options.
Design studies are often a fusion of engineering principles and design. Architecture, graphic design, retail merchandising, and apparel design are informed by design studies coursework. Designing on digital platforms and fabrication of product prototypes are practiced in design labs.
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If you are an international student with an Art & Design Degree completed outside the UK and are looking to study a Master's in the same or different art and design d
Art & Design Pathway
If you are an international student with an Art & Design Degree completed outside the UK and are looking to study a Master's in the same or different art and design discipline at a UK university, our Pre-Master's programme will prepare you for the high level of independence and specific learning skills demanded by a Master's.
Creative Industries Pathway
For students who have completed a degree in a non-Art & Design degree but want to complete a Master’s course in a fashion-related, non-studio based subject, we also offer a route to further study. The Pre-Master’s experience provides an opportunity to develop skills and align your future career aspirations to the demands of a Master’s Degree in the UK. The types of MA courses our students can progress onto are non-practical, non-studio based courses that are more akin to management, marketing, promotion and curating....