48 months
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56435 USD/year
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About

Furniture Design from Rhode Island School of Design emphasizes the principles and practice of furniture design as well as the social value of art, design and responsible citizenship.

Overview

At Furniture Design from Rhode Island School of Design students embark on a course of study encompassing theory, skills, context, research and professional practices. Drawing from a rich tradition, they are encouraged to experiment and work with a wide range of emerging materials and technologies, developing individual voices through the process of making. 

Graduates with Furniture Design from Rhode Island School of Design will be prepared to:

  • conceive of and develop a body of self-directed work comprised of highly resolved, full-scale furniture and objects
  • effectively use drawing, writing, reading and the making of objects in parallel to explore and articulate original design concepts
  • demonstrate competency in handling a variety of materials and processes by taking a project from concept to finished object
  • apply a unique and adaptable design process to a variety of contexts and problems such as form, materials research, fabrication and use
  • articulate an informed point of view related to the fundamental issues of the discipline of furniture design

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Drawing 
  • Design 
  • Spatial Dynamics 
  • Drawing Furniture 2D
  • Drawing Furniture 3D
  • History of Furniture
  • Design + Process or Form in Metals

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Common Application
  • Academic transcripts
  • Test-Optional, SAT and ACT
  • English language proficiency tests
  • Portfolio
  • The Assignment
  • College Essay
  • Letter(s) of recommendation

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    56435 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 56435 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    56435 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 56435 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Providence

1030 - 1900 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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Furniture Design
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