Taught course

Designer Maker

Institution
University of the Arts London - Camberwell College of Arts · University of the Arts London - Camberwell College of Arts
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

BA (Hons) degree or equivalent academic qualifications Study proposal Portfolio of work Alternative qualifications and experience will also be taken into consideration IELTS level 6.5 or above if English isn’t their first language, with at least 5.5 in reading, writing, listening and speaking (please check our English Language requirements)

Months of entry

September

Course content

  • To develop a project from proposal to final exhibition
  • To develop an innovative studio practice through exploring new and existing materials and processes
  • Seminars and discussions that cover a wide range of subjects, including material culture studies, anthropology, philosophy, sustainability, consumerism, museum studies, psychology and literature
  • Visits to collections, makers’ studios, galleries and museums
  • To critically engage with contemporary debates in applied arts, design and object-based art through the development of a personal project, as well as collectively exploring human-object relationships and the meaning of making
  • A shared lecture programme across the Visual Arts courses that draw upon the richness of research across Camberwell, Chelsea and Wimbledon Colleges
  • To produce a wide range of works during the programme and for the final show, which has previously included lighting, design, ceramic works, furniture, jewellery, as well as installations of small-scale sculptures

Information for international students

International students must have IELTS 6.5 on enrolment, with a minimum of 5.5 in reading, writing, speaking and listening. Other tests are accepted. Tel: +44 (0)20 7514 1852

Qualification and course duration

MA

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written coursework / continuous assessment60
Creative work40

Course contact details

Name
Information Assistant
Email
info@camberwell.arts.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)20 7514 6301