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Undergraduate Pathway in Architecture and Design

The Architecture and Design Foundation will afford students the opportunity to join one of the most dynamic and celebrated Design schools in the UK. Offering fully recognised and accredited degrees in: Architecture, Design and Architectural Technology, Plymouth's graduates are considered some of the most desirable to leading employers.

 

The International Design Foundation pathway offers an enriching and stimulating introduction to design culture and design processes allowing students entry to an exciting range of degrees within Plymouth University's School of Art, Design and Architecture.

Pathways at Plymouth University

High School

Stage 1: University Foundation Stage 2: First Year Degree in Architecture and Design Stage 3: Second Year Degree Stage 4: Final Year Degree

£7,950 (one semester)

£12,250 (two semesters)

£13,200

£12,250

£12,250

Location

Duration

Stage 1: Two semesters

Stage 2: Two semesters

Intakes

Stage 1: September and January

Stage 2: September

Stage 1: University Foundation

Location

PUIC at Plymouth University

Modules

  • Design culture and awareness

  • Practical design skills

  • Interactive Learning Skills and Communication

  • Principles of ICT

  • Academic Writing

* These modules are only available on the extended pathway.

Stage 2: First Year Degree in Architecture and Design(Integrated)

Location

PUIC at Plymouth University

Stage 3: Second Year Degree

Location

Plymouth University

Stage 4: Final Year Degree

Location

Plymouth University

Please note: First, Second and Final Year modules differ depending on the pathway, you can find out more about them on the Plymouth University website by clicking the links below:

Plymouth University degree pathways

Entry Requirements:

Please note: modules differ depending on the pathway, you can find out more about the courses on the Plymouth University website by clicking the links here.

Popular Careers

Employment and career options:

Potential careers as: Architect; Architectural Technologist; Interior Designer; Product Designer; Professional Designer.

Employers of previous Plymouth University graduates have included: Dyson; LEGO; Next Interiors; Princess Yachts; Foster + Partners.

Average Starting Salaries:

According to The Complete University Guide, average graduate starting salaries for Architecture are £17,797.

For more information click here: www.3ddesign.org.uk