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Undergraduate Courses

Undergraduate courses at Central Saint Martins engage our students with the most current ideas and methods in their particular field, and encourage every student to develop their own identity and interests. With very close connections to industry and cultural resources of London, our approach is always forward-looking and ambitious.

  • Two people dressed in green camouflage costumes talking and laughing on stage.
    Two people dressed in green camouflage costumes talking and laughing on stage.

    BA (Hons) Acting

    A Drama Centre course at Central Saint Martins. BA Acting prepares you for direct entry to the profession while laying the foundations for a lifelong acting career. Intensive and vocational, it’s based on the work of teaching giants like

  • An architectural drawing of a long row of houses.
    An architectural drawing of a long row of houses.

    BA (Hons) Architecture

    BA Architecture explores design for the human environment through the buildings and spaces we inhabit, and the objects we use inside those spaces. Key issues include community and sustainability.

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    Four orange ceramic cat heads

    BA (Hons) Ceramic Design

    Unique nationally, this course provides a design-led creative experience of ceramics within a broad subject context and brings an ethos of responsible design to the study of markets and manufacture.

  • A man taking a photo of a piece of art hung on a wall
    A man taking a photo of a piece of art hung on a wall

    BA (Hons) Culture, Criticism and Curation

    With a focus spanning art, design, architecture, fashion, film, performance, literature and media, BA Culture, Criticism and Curation equips you for work in galleries, museums and collections, TV, radio and new media, theatre and cinema, teaching,

  • Ten closeup portraits of different people
    Ten closeup portraits of different people

    BA (Hons) Fashion Communication: Fashion Communication and Promotion

    This pathway focuses on understanding how fashion can be communicated and promoted creatively through different media, through a curriculum that includes, amongst other areas, branding, trends, styling, photography, graphics and the creative use of

  • An old photograph of a woman a boy and a policeman
    An old photograph of a woman a boy and a policeman

    BA (Hons) Fashion Communication: Fashion History and Theory

    This pathway develops your understanding of the history of western fashion from the Renaissance to the present day, and provides you with a sound theoretical framework within which to analyse that history.

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    An illustrated comic strip

    BA (Hons) Fashion Communication: Fashion Journalism

    This pathway focuses on fashion writing for different media and markets. Fashion writers do not work just for magazines and newspapers but are employed by brands to communicate directly to their customers through e-tailing sites and brand magazines.

  • Five male models, some wearing baseball caps and some wearing sunglasses
    Five male models, some wearing baseball caps and some wearing sunglasses

    BA (Hons) Fashion: Fashion Design Menswear

    This pathway is for students who want to pursue careers as innovative designers. It sets out to deliver a clear understanding and experience of generating, developing and realising a wide variety of creative menswear ideas to a professional standard.

  • A closeup of a hand holding garments
    A closeup of a hand holding garments

    BA (Hons) Fashion: Fashion Design with Knitwear

    Today, knitwear is created and marketed worldwide, whether through multinationals or designer-makers. This pathway aims to familiarise you with knitwear processes and the impact of world fibre resources on the sector.

  • Five men wearing denim zip through garments
    Five men wearing denim zip through garments

    BA (Hons) Fashion: Fashion Design with Marketing

    This pathway is for designers who want to contribute innovative ideas to marketing activities operating alongside the international design industry today. Clothing, at the heart of lifestyle choice, is marketed in association with beauty products,

  • BA (Hons) Fashion: Fashion Design Womenswear

    This pathway is for students who want to pursue careers as innovative designers. It sets out to deliver a clear understanding and experience of generating, developing and realising a variety of creative womenswear ideas to a professional standard.

  • A model standing in front of a printed and painted background
    A model standing in front of a printed and painted background

    BA (Hons) Fashion: Fashion Print

    In this pathway the design process starts with fabric creation. By handling image, colour, surface pattern and a wide variety of print processes you’ll develop and apply your printed textile skills to fashion design.

  • Sculptures in empty studio
    Sculptures in empty studio

    BA (Hons) Fine Art

    Artists create the cultural resources of our shared future. We recognise the breadth and diversity of social, political, cultural, economic and technological contexts of contemporary art.

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    Semi abstract black and white graphics

    BA (Hons) Graphic Communication Design

    This course equips you to become a versatile graphic communication design practitioner in a wide range of media and contexts, from paper to screen, from digital environments to public spaces.

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    Baked food with jewels inserted into crevices

    BA (Hons) Jewellery Design

    BA Jewellery Design looks for enthusiastic, energetic and talented students who are keen to define the future direction of contemporary jewellery. It values innovation and originality, and enjoys superb industry links.

  • A student laid down with raised legs wearing chicken feet while another drinks water
    A student laid down with raised legs wearing chicken feet while another drinks water

    BA (Hons) Performance: Design and Practice

    Challenging assumptions and territories, this course explores theatre, film, video and live art. It emphasises collaborative practice, instilling a strong set of specialist and transferable skills. In the final year you’ll shape your own

  • A close up of a lilac coloured board game
    A close up of a lilac coloured board game

    BA (Hons) Product Design

    Widely recognised externally as an environment in which rigorous thinking generates creative, commercially relevant work, this course gives you the intellectual, academic and subject-specific skills you need to define your own professional practice.

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    Bold textile colours with banana

    BA (Hons) Textile Design

    BA Textile Design explores the three main textile design practices – print, knit and weave – alongside digital and non-traditional approaches to textile design, trend prediction and presentation.

  • Camilla's production of: Kinder K by Norwegian Kristofer Grønskag
    Camilla's production of: Kinder K by Norwegian Kristofer Grønskag

    MA Directing

    A Drama Centre course at Central Saint Martins. MA Directing is a four year integrated Masters course which equips you with the artistic and technical skills suitable for work or for further training in theatre, film, television and radio.