Program Details

This three-week course, gives you an insight to the fundamental principles of British architectural design, mixing theory and practical work in the creative processes of ‘thinking and making’. To develop your appreciation of British design and cultural id
Location:
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
Program Type:
Study Abroad
Degree Level:
Undergraduate
Term:
Summer

Program Overview

Program Description:
Develop your knowledge of British architecture and urban design.

This three-week course, gives you an insight to the fundamental principles of British architectural design, mixing theory and practical work in the creative processes of ‘thinking and making’. To develop your appreciation of British design and cultural identity, you will contrast ancient and modern architecture styles through a series of lectures, group projects and practical tasks. The course also includes a series of study day trips to sites of architectural importance around the South of England, including Stone Henge and the City of London. You will be encouraged to use digital techniques in your work, along with drawing and illustrative methods as you work up ideas on building concepts, spatial awareness and form. Using your drawings and digital software, you will also produce a 3D model from your design. During the final week you will work in groups on a practical urban planning and architecture project that tests?your ability to solve problems as well as your technical and aesthetic knowledge.

– Boost your career prospects – Experience studying in a British University – Learn from creative experts – Share ideas, skills and talents with students from around the world - Academic teaching at the University campus from Mon to Fri, 30 hours a week - Airport pick-up and drop off - Fully serviced accommodations - Trips and activities - Meals during weekdays - Welcome and farewell dinners - BBQ party - Certificate upon completion
Setting Description:
The Arts University of Bournemouth is one of only fifteen UK's higher education institutions with the pure focus on Arts, Media, Graphic Design, Photography and Performance. Especially during the Summer semester we arranging lots of short-term workshops and courses for creative talents. It is a unique opportunity to enjoy the beautiful and sunny seaside town of Bournemouth, during 3 weeks of summer, and benefit of a fully equipped university campus and all its facilities and academic resources, including a state of the art, technologically advanced workshop and well stocked and daily updated library. Our dedicated tutors are academically prepared and professionally trained to deliver a comprehensive short course, tailored on your personal and specific needs. This course will provide you with essential skills and links with the creative industry and will allow you to develop your creative mind and prepare you for degree study or work in an art environment. During the Summer period,
Cost:
£1550

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