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Design Foundation Course

Marbella Design Academy

3 months
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3500 EUR/full
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About

The 12-week Design Foundation Course is the perfect solution for all students that would like to improve their passion for design, exploring 3 different competitive fields:Fashion Design & Manufacture, Interior Architecture & Design, Graphic Design & Media.It is an excellent opportunity for students that do not qualify to progress onto one of our BA (Hons) validated programmes, for those that are in doubt as to which Higher Education in Design programme to choose, or equally for those who want to learn the basic fundaments of Design.And it is now also available in interactive virtual tuition!To ensure that all students have the opportunity to access our three-year undergraduate design programmes we will be offering the very flexible opportunity of attending this Design Foundation Course, either at the Academy or without leaving the confines of the home.Any student that chooses to attend virtually will still benefit from 100% tutor attention and guidance through an interactive live streaming system

Overview

The aim of this intensive Design Foundation Course at Marbella Design Academy is to introduce the students to the practice of being a designer. It will help them develop their creative expression, their ideas, add meaning and context to their designs and identify where their design skill best lie.

Our Design Foundation Course is now also available in interactive virtual tuition!

To ensure that all students have the opportunity to access our three-year undergraduate design programmes we will be offering the very flexible opportunity of attending this Design Foundation Course, either at the Academy or without leaving the confines of the home. Any student that chooses to attend virtually will still benefit from 100% tutor attention and guidance through an interactive live streaming system.

Students will be able to connect with our tutor in real-time and ask any questions they might have as they arise.

The programme

Classroom teaching is supported by comprehensive study materials and  resources developed by the Marbella Design Academy including access all the laboratories and facilities. International Qualified Tutors with a strong background in the Industry will lead your skills and knowledge preparing you for the ambitious undergraduate Validate Programme awarded by our Uk partner University of Bedfordshire.

On successful completion of the Design Foundation Course, students are awarded an International Academic – Design Foundation certificate. Additionally you will be eligible to enrol in whichever of our three-year International Bachelor of Arts Validated programmes you choose: Fashion Design & Manufacture, Interior Architecture and Design, Graphic Design & Media.

Programme Structure

Study Plan:

  • Introduction (2 weeks) - basic drawing techniques and investigation into ideas
  • Experimentation (5 Weeks)- during this period the student will tackle a wide range of projects, spanning many areas of design. The aim of this phase is to enable the students to understand their own interests and abilities in preparation for the next stage
  • Specialisation (4 weeks) - students will choose an area of design and engage in self-directed work. This will be discussed and agreed upon with the tutor.
  • Presentation (1 week) - the student is expected to present their self-directed projects. They will also build a portfolio of their work, to show prospective degree courses.

Lecturers

Jean Pierre Costa, BA.

Professional designer & teacher within the fields of graphic, industrial, interior & web design.

The Course also includes an introductory session by the heads of our BA (Hons) validated programmes:

- Natalia Rivera, BA, Head of Fashion Design & Manufacture

- Alberto Leonardo, MA, Head of Graphic Design & Media

- Caterina Sposato, PhD, Head of Interior Architecture & Design

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 3 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

On Campus, Blended, Online
  • Fully structured
  • Proactive tutoring and support
  • Online group works/assignments

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • There are no Academic Requirements for this course.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    3500 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3500 EUR for the full programme during 3 months.
  • EU/EEA

    3500 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3500 EUR for the full programme during 3 months.

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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