Product Design

Welcome

Want to learn how to create innovative new products and be taught by world-leading experts? Develop an empathetic, intuitive understanding of people and how we use and respond to products. Learn about form, ergonomics and materials. Learn from friendly tutors with extensive industry expertise and work on a series of projects in our well-equipped Design Studio.

Please note that this is the page for Product Design. If you are interested in Graphic and Interior Design, please visit our Design page.

Architecture, Product Design and the Built Environment department talk

Hear from our students

Some of our current students talk about studying Architecture, Product Design, Construction and Property at UWE Bristol.

One team, one department

Product Design courses

Find out more about our courses below. All information is correct as of 19 November 2020. 

BA(Hons) Product Design

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Learning from friendly tutors with extensive industry expertise, you’ll develop an empathetic, intuitive understanding of people, and how we use and respond to products. You’ll learn about form, user-centred design and materials, and work on projects in our well-equipped design studio. Expect to gain advanced design skills, work on briefs for industry clients, take part in exhibitions, and grow your network at industry presentations.

BA(Hons) Product Design with Foundation Year

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You will study a Foundation Year (Year Zero) and on successful completion you will begin Year One of the main degree. The recommended route of study for international students is through the UWE Bristol International College.

Learning from friendly tutors with extensive industry expertise, you’ll develop an empathetic, intuitive understanding of people, and how we use and respond to products. You’ll learn about form, user-centred design and materials, and work on projects in our well-equipped design studio. Expect to gain advanced design skills, work on briefs for industry clients, take part in exhibitions, and grow your network at industry presentations.

BSc(Hons) Product Design Technology

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Learning from our friendly tutors with extensive industry expertise, you’ll develop advanced design skills, and grow your understanding of people and their needs. You’ll examine real problems and look at how products can be used to solve them. Projects are based in our well-equipped design studio and workshops.

BSc(Hons) Product Design Technology with Foundation Year

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Please expand the information below to find out more and watch a course talk.

You will study a Foundation Year (Year Zero) and on successful completion you will begin Year One of the main degree. The recommended route of study for international students is through the UWE Bristol International College.

Learning from our friendly tutors with extensive industry expertise, you’ll develop advanced design skills, and grow your understanding of people and their needs. You’ll examine real problems and look at how products can be used to solve them. Projects are based in our well-equipped design studio and workshops.

Urban Sprout project

Product Design student Ben shares his 'Urban Sprout' project.

Headshot of Product Design student Ben.

Product Design facilities

Immerse yourself in our Product Design facilities by viewing our 360° images below.