BA (Hons) Interior Architecture and Design
This is a dynamic, stimulating and exciting programme that helps students to develop into confident, creative and motivated interior designers.
Interior architects shape the spaces in which we live our lives, combining aesthetics with philosophy and function. Through this programme, you will have the opportunity to develop your practical design knowledge in a studio environment and explore the disciplines within the design industry and building technology methods, while developing your own creative, individual style.
UK-specific contents may not be applicable to HK students
Lincoln is ranked 2nd in the UK in the “Product Design” subject area (The Guardian University Guide 2023).
You will have opportunities to exhibit your work through curating student-led exhibitions in the Graduate Show.
The teaching and learning strategy centres on the design studio and design projects. The studio reflects the environment and working relationships common in professional design practice.
Assessment are 100% based on report, projects and presentations.
Over 91% graduates in 2021 were employed within 6 months upon graduation. Graduates can work as designers for architects or design groups that contain in-house design departments. They can also work in visual arts such as film, television, events and theatre design, and exhibition and museum design.
- Interior Design Process 3.1: Strategic Definition and Brief
The definition of an interior treatise topic to incorporate issue, type, user, theory, and site. The negotiation and definition of a self-directed programme of design investigation. The determination of appropriate interior outputs to provide evidence of meeting the programme outcomes.
- Interior Design Process 3.2: Concept and Design Development
The implementation of a self-directed programme of design investigation.
- Interior Design Process 3.3: Technical Design and Communication
The detailed exploration and communication of a self-directed programme of design investigation.
- Research Process 3: Design Exegesis
Students are expected to complete a large scale self-directed research study to support the design treatise.
Report, projects and presentations.
QF Level : Level 5
Importance of choosing a non-local top-up with QF Level 5
- Degree qualifications pitched at QF Level 5 are formally recognised by the HKSAR Government for employment purposes within the Civil Service for graduate posts.
- Having been recognised at QF Level 5, this top-up degree programme meets the standard of locally-accredited bachelor's degree programmes. Upon graduation, students can pursue their further studies at Master’s degree level in Hong Kong or Overseas.
Financial Assistance and Scholarships
- Various HKSAR Government financial assistance schemes and scholarships are only made available to eligible students enrolled into programmes with QF recognition.
Holders of one of the following VTC Higher Diploma (HD) programme:
English Proficiency Requirements
- Application Fee : HK$200 (No application fee before the deadline!)
- Registration Fee : HK$3,500
- Tuition Fee : HK$91,850 by 8 instalments
(Deduct up to HK$33,200 via NMTSS)
|Eligible students for NMTSS only need to pay the tuition fee net of NMTSS. After admission, students with outstanding academic performance at sub-degree level will be nominated for OPS and the awardees will receive the scholarship around July/August next year. The disbursement of NMTSS and the award of OPS will be subject to the final approval by the Education Bureau (EDB).|
Graduates of this programme are highly sought-after. Over 91% graduates in 2021 were employed within 6 months upon graduation.
Graduates can work as designers for architects or design groups that contain in-house design departments. They can also work in visual arts such as film, television, events and theatre design, and exhibition and museum design.
Kinson (right) and Noel, graduates of the BA (Hons) Interior Architecture and Design programme, worked as interior designers in a design consultancy for years. They later established an interior firm together and have won design prizes across the globe.
Having been recognised at QF Level 5, this top-up degree programme meets the standard of locally-accredited bachelor's degree programmes. Upon graduation, students can pursue their further studies at Master’s degree level in Hong Kong or Overseas.
|Kar Kit Man||HKSAR Government Outstanding Performance Scholarship 2021-22|
|Li Nok Yiu, Suki||HKSAR Government Outstanding Performance Scholarship 2021-22|
|Tam Wai San||HKSAR Government Talent Development Scholarship 2021-22|
|Sze Ying Ying||HKSAR Government Endeavour Scholarship 2020-21|
|Chan Pak Fung||HKSAR Government Talent Development Scholarship 2020-21|