Design for Business (16-18 Year Olds)
Are you thinking about applying for a degree in a creative subject but not sure it will lead to a career? Or thinking about study in business and concerned it won't be experimental enough to keep you engaged. At the end of this course you will have a much better idea what kind of undergraduate degree will help you reach inventive potential...
Taught by: Robert Urquhart, A respected industry expert.
Are you thinking about applying for a degree in a creative subject but not sure it will lead to a career? Or thinking about study in business and concerned it won't be experimental enough to keep you engaged. At the end of this course you will have a much better idea what kind of undergraduate degree will help you reach inventive potential.
By looking at case-studies and going on visits you will learn about the links between good design and good business. You'll find out how to generate profitable ideas the job roles that make the UK creative industries thrive.
You will develop the core skills of creative and critical thinking that will help you make an application for further study and have the chance hone your communication skills as you present your ideas to the rest of the groupThis course is perfect for you if you are thinking of further study at LCC.
By the end of this course you should be able to:
Who Should Attend
This course is ideal for you if you are applying for your first degree but not sure what subject be best for you. You may be thinking of an arts degree but worried it won't lead to a career, or trying to find a way to combine your creativity with a business degree.
Beginner. You should come with enthusiasm and an interest in the creative industries.
Related Courses at LCC
This course is perfect for you if you are thinking about undergraduate study at LCC. We would recommend it as a great introduction to BA Design Management and Cultures and BA Design for Branded Spaces. This course does not guarantee you entry, but it may help your application to a degree with LCC.
Robert studied fine art before moving in to sound design, producing sound effects for animations on Channel 4 Learning.
Robert then went on to curate an art gallery and hosted music events. From there he moved into large-scale music festival production, as well as research and development for
technology start-ups in London.
In 2005, Robert started writing for design magazines and working in viral advertising as a copywriter working on campaigns for Skype, Activision and Samsung. Bringing skills in storytelling, production and knowledge of design together, in 2010 Robert worked for the London Design Festival heading up the new online vision.
Since then Robert has travelled a lot, lectured, written as a freelance journalist and futurist for many of the world's leading design press, worked as a copywriter and, latterly, as a strategic consultant working with product designers, marketeers and architects.
Robert won a D&AD bronze award in 2012.
roberturquhart.com @robert_urquhartwww.roberturquhart.com | @robert_urquhart
This course will be taught by a respected industry expert.
Details for booking
|Date||Day of Week||Time||Duration||Cost||Status||Location||Action|
|24/07/2018 - 27/07/2018||Tuesday - Friday||11:00 - 17:00||5 Days||£630||Available||Elephant & Castle - SE1||Add to Basket|
|06/10/2018 - 03/11/2018||Saturday||11:00 - 17:00||5 Weeks||£726||Available||Elephant & Castle - SE1||Add to Basket|
|17/12/2018 - 21/12/2018||Monday - Friday||11:00 - 17:00||5 Days||£726||Available||Elephant & Castle - SE1||Add to Basket|