Product Design Futures BA (Hons)

Why study BA (Hons) Product Design Futures at BU?

  • Learn the skills and knowledge to future proof your career, you’ll meet the future needs of design in a market where automation will transform professions and create new opportunities. 
  • Focus on the ethical development of new products and how they can be designed to solve real-world problems without causing environmental issues. 
  • Access the latest virtual design tools such as virtual reality, CAD systems, 3D solid modelling and 3D printing. 
  • Spend your third year on a work placement, gaining at least 30-weeks experience in a relevant industry. 
  • Exhibit your projects at the Festival of Design & Engineering, giving the public and potential employers an insight into how it could impact the future.
  • Use state of the art facilities including a specialist CAD laboratory and our Innovation Centre. 

If you’re a forward thinker who's intrigued about what the future might look like, this course will not just help you to understand what to expect – it will help you design it.

Course accreditation 

Accredited by the Institution of Engineering Designers to fully meet the requirements for Registered Product Designer (RProdDes) registration for 2019-2023 intake years. Accredited courses are fully supported by the Institution, and IED student membership is free to full-time students for the duration of their studies. 

BA (Hons) Award
September Start
Full-time Study Mode
3 years Duration
W420 UCAS Code

Entry Requirements For This Course

For September 2021 and September 2022 entry: The entry requirements for this course are 104-120 UCAS tariff points including a minimum of 2 A-levels or equivalent. BTEC Extended Diploma: DMM. We will consider all subjects but not accept General Studies.

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