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With an exciting interface between craft, design and art, our 3D Designer Maker (Jewellery and Fashion Accessories) (Hons) degree at Staffordshire University is ideal if you have a passion for making contemporary jewellery.
You'll get to explore ideas through a broad range of taught craft practice and design processes. There's a strong emphasis on experimentation with materials and contemporary approaches to making innovative objects. And you'll get to experience both studio making and industrial processes.
The creative team of professional makers and technicians will support you throughout. You'll gain practical knowledge and a repertoire of skills, developing your understanding of the designer's essential toolkit as well as contemporary techniques and processes. Workshops cover:
On successful completion of study, we will issue the following award: BA (Hons) 3D Designer Maker (Jewellery and Fashion Accessories).
Libby Ward was awarded ‘Best Maker’ at the Great Northern Craft Fair, Manchester.
Jasmine Simpson was voted one of the ‘Top Ten’ makers to watch by Ceramic Review in.
Amy Ridyard was selected to exhibit her work at the Museum of Art & Design in New York.
Faith Shillito won the ‘Best Commercial Design’ as part of a live brief set by Sheffield knife manufacturer Taylor Eye Witness.
Grace Pepper was given the Potclays Award. She has gone on to gain a position at Portmeirion Pottery within the export department.
A number of our students also go on to our award winning MA Ceramics course.
You could gain employment as a designer-maker in industry, or set up your own business.
You can apply until:
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All students take a total of 120 credits per level and 360 credits for the degree as a whole.
Minimum required score:
The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.Schedule IELTS
Minimum required score:
The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.Schedule TOEFL®
All applicants are individually assessed via interview with portfolio.
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
As an undergraduate student at Staffordshire, you may be eligible for additional financial support through one of our scholarships and bursaries.
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.
Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, Studyportals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.
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