Product Design BA (Hons) at Sheffield Hallam University

The Product Design BA (Hons) course at Sheffield Hallam University teaches students to be sustainable designers by creating innovative products that are both aesthetic and environmentally responsible.


School: Sheffield Hallam University
Course: Product Design BA (Hons)
Location: Sheffield, UK
Course dates: September 2022 to June 2026, including a sandwich placement year
Application deadline: 25 January 2023

Now more than ever, the world needs creative minds who are motivated by opportunities for positive change. BA Product Design nurtures the planet-centred and globally-engaged spirit of the next generation of designers and prepares them for an exciting career as a globally-minded designer, equipped to identify and respond empathetically, sustainably and collaboratively to creative opportunities.

Our students seek inspiration through exploring materiality and the opportunity to minimise waste through material reuse without aesthetic compromise.

They identify rich user insights and respond by developing product and service solutions to complex health and wellness issues.

As designers, our graduates navigate imagined futures informed by data trends and signals of change to disrupt accepted conventions

On this course, you will learn the skills you need to become a professional product designer, create visually compelling and innovative products and engaging service experiences, develop real-world experience working on live projects with global brands and benefit from exceptional connections with relevant industry and professional networks.

We have exceptional links with a fast-moving and constantly developing industry, offering students opportunities for visits, placements, internships and live projects throughout their course

This course offers an optional placement year.

Visit our gallery or course Instagram to see student work.

Applications to this course have now closed.

Top image: Glide vinyl recorder and player by Ben Cook.

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