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BA Set Design for Screen at Wimbledon College of Arts provides students with the technical and creative preparation needed for a career in production design for film and television.
Wimbledon College of Arts, Merton Hall Road
|Study Mode||Full time|
|Course Length||3 years|
£9,000 per year (2016/17)
Please note that fees for the 2nd and any subsequent years is subject to inflationary increase.
£17,230 per year (2016/17)
International fees are subject to an inflationary increase as students progress through their course.
|Start Date||September 2016|
|Autumn Term Dates||Monday 26 September - Friday 9 December 2016|
|Spring Term Dates||Monday 9 January - Friday 17 March 2017|
|Summer Term Dates||Tuesday 18 April - Friday 23 June 2017|
Universities and Colleges Admissions Service (UCAS)
|Application Deadline||Open for UK, EU and international applicants for 2016/17 entry. Applications for 2017/18 entry will open in Autumn 2016.|
You will be guided through a broad range of skills and technical areas, including:
Our students have the chance to take up work placements on professional film and TV productions in and around the city, as well as gain hands on experience through student film collaborations with directing, writing and cinematography students from other University of the Arts London colleges, the London Film Academy and Goldsmiths College.
Students can also study abroad in their second year as part of the College’s Erasmus scheme.
Eli Bo is a Production Designer who has worked across film, television, commercials, architecture and interior design.
She has previously taught at the National Film and Television School, the Royal College of Art and Oslo School of Arts, Communication and Technology, where she was Professor in Experience and Event Design. She was also head of Scandinavia’s first undergraduate course dedicated to production design for film.
Bo is a trained architect and a graduate of the National Film and Television School.
Kerry Bradley is a freelance Theatre Designer, Production Buyer and Set Dresser with over 18 years experience in the television and film industry.
She has taught at Wimbledon College of Arts for seven years, as well as teaching Production Design at Goldsmiths and Theatre Design at Royal Holloway University of London, St. Mary’s University College, Twickenham and Lewisham College.
Students have had masterclasses from:
Our BA Set Design for Screen course gives students the skills for immediate employability in technical drawing, model-making, visualisation and storyboarding.
Graduates have worked in the art departments of the Harry Potter films at Warner Bros, as well as TV shows Primeval and Midsummer Murders.
We select students based on the quality of their applications, looking primarily at their portfolio of work and personal statements.
Applicants will have, or are expected to achieve, either:
In exceptional circumstances, applicants may be considered if they present a portfolio of equivalent standard to a Foundation Diploma in Art and Design and have:
Where conditional offers are made to GCE A Level applicants these will normally be at grade C or above.
All classes are conducted in English. If English isn't a students' first language they must provide evidence at enrolment of the following:
We look for:
Your portfolio should show the following:
All applicants for this course will be invited for interview.
Applicants will be seen by a team of Theatre and Screen tutors.
Interviews will take place between the following dates:
Applicants may be offered a place on an alternative BA Theatre and Screen course at Wimbledon.
This decision will be based on our assessment of an applicants' creative potential and interests.
Interviews and portfolio reviews - applicants can be interviewed in a number of different ways:
You must apply through the Universities and Colleges Admissions Service (UCAS), where you’ll need the following information:
There are three ways international students can apply to an undergraduate course at Wimbledon College of Arts:
To apply through the College, you’ll need to download and complete our international undergraduate application form and send this, along with your portfolio and any supporting documents, to the address below.
Chelsea College of Arts
16 John Islip Street
This course will give consideration to deferred entry application from both Home / EU and International applicants.
Through the Study Abroad programme international students can apply to join an undergraduate course for a period of up to three terms.
For information on how to apply visit the Study Abroad section
If you haven’t found the information you’re looking for or want to ask us a question about this course, please fill out our enquiry form.