BA (Hons) Interior Design (with Foundation year)


Location: London


This extended course is perfect if you want a degree in Interior Design but you don’t meet the standard entry requirements. First we prepare you for your degree during the Foundation year, bringing you up to speed with academic skills and a firm grounding in the subject. Then you can go on to do the full undergraduate degree. Our course will give you the educational and creative framework – and the necessary contacts – to launch you on your path to becoming an interior designer. From the outset, you’ll set about amassing a huge range of skills, including drawing, photography, model-making, measuring and documenting spaces and buildings.


10 Jan. 2021 Docklands Campus 30/09/2019 Day classes Monday

Entry Requirements

-A LEVEL -Must include passes at A2 in at least two subjects – BTEC – Extended Diploma or Diploma -INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE Diploma – with 28 points including a minimum of 15 points at Higher Level

Entry Required Documents


Copy of ID (National ID or Passport)

You need to upload one of these documents


Copy of Transcript of Results

This can be avoided in certain situations. One of our operators will call you to find out if it is mandatory or not.


International Baccalaureate Diploma (for EU students)

If you are a EU student and you don’t have an International Baccalaureate Diploma, you can still apply with a Level 3 Diploma and relevant work experience


English Certificate

If you don’t have an IELTS certificate or a Functional Skills English Level 2 certificate you will have to take an INTERNAL TEST


Personal Statement

A personal statement is an essay that the student must write to apply to study at the university. Its purpose is to summarise your skills and experience and help you gain a place at your desired course. It must include the name of the university and the name of the course. You have to mention why are you applying to this particular university and what do you hope to achieve after the course, career wise. A well written personal statement will help you stand out in the crowd and secure you a place at your dream university. You can follow a specific guide to answer to some expected questions, however, you must not mention them in the essay. Have a clear, cursive structure and write a minimum of 250 words.

Assessment Methods

  • INTERNAL ENGLISH TEST if you don’t have an English accredited certificate
  • Academic Interview


Foundation Year
  • Design Media & Representation (Core)
  • Design: Project (Core)
  • History, Theory & Communication (Core)
  • Techniques for Design (Core)
Year 1
  • Design Investigation 1 (core)
  • Design Resolution 1 (core)
  • Supporting Studies 1 History, Theory & Professional studies (core)
  • Technical Studies1, Computing & Representation (core)
Year 2
  • Design Investigation 2 (core)
  • Design Resolution 2 (core)
  • Design Resolution 2 (core)
  • Technical studies 2, Computing & Representation (core)
Year 3
  • Design Investigation 3 (core)
  • Design Resolution 3 (core)
  • Integrated Technical & Professional studies 3 (core)
  • Supporting Studies 3 History & Theory (core)

Your career

When you graduate from this course, a wealth of opportunities within the broad area of interior design will be open to you. You may choose to go into residential design or the commercial and retail field, or to look at architectural and design conservation. You could move into designing exhibitions or TV and stage sets. Alternatively, you may decide to study further and take an architectural or spatial design course at master’s level. Our graduates have excellent transferable skills, displaying resourcefulness and entrepreneurial qualities.