Buckinghamshire New University

Buckinghamshire New University

Art and Design Practice (Jewellery and Silversmithing)

Students have an opportunity for interdisciplinary study under the art or design routes, whilst confirming their research focus and final trajectory. As part of this programme students explore practical and theoretical issues and concepts ranging from a traditional approach to silversmithing and jewellery design to product orientated design projects: from the one-off to multiple production; from hands-on to digital technologies. Students work in an environment with access to a range of creative and material disciplines, expertise and workshops; the programme concludes with a public exhibition of work.

Entry requirements

2.1 Honours degree in a related field; applicants without a degree but with experience can be considered on an individual basis. All applicants are interviewed with a portfolio of previous work. In their application students need to include a short research project proposal. For international students, these interviews may be held over Skype or telephone upon submission of the student's portfolio; English language requirements for international applicants are IELTS 6.5.

Course modules

Modules include: personal project 1; material creativity; art and design research methods; personal project 2; thesis; personal project 3.

Assessment methods



Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 6,500 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 9,100 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MA Part-time £ 3,700 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
High Wycombe Campus High Wycombe HP11 2JZ South East

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