COURSE OVERVIEW
UCAS CODE W990 The events industry is now the UK’s 16th largest employer, with more than 530,000 people directly employed. There are roughly 25,000 British-based businesses who provide venue hire, event production, exhibition stand design, technology solutions, food and drink, transport, and a raft of other goods and services, all related to the staging of live events. However, employers and organisers report a significant lack of skilled graduates able to work in the industry.
COURSE DETAILS
This programme has been developed to meet the skills demanded and will explore and make use of new and emerging technology (Augmented and Virtual Reality) in the design and delivery of large scale visitor experiences. You will also utilise large scale 3D printing and model making equipment in design and staging for major events and exhibitions. Resources • Digital 3D software • Large scale workshops • The Northern Studios* - production facility of large scale sets and exhibitions • Digital drawing tablets • High definition video cameras • Green screen facilities • TV and film studios Industry Links Potentially, links may be established with leaders in immersive technology and VR experience, including Hedgehog Lab and Animmersion.

APPLY THROUGH UCAS

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

YEARS DURATION

UCAS Code W

2019 START UCAS TARIFF

VISIT AN OPEN DAY

FEES & FUNDING AVAILABILITY

APPLY THROUGH UCAS

VISIT AN OPEN DAY

REGISTER YOUR INTEREST

NEWS

Graphic design students creating massive artwork for Radio 1’s Big Weekend

May 17 2019
Creative students from The Northern School of Art have designs on making an impact on the thousands of music lovers a...
READ MORE

Costume students win commission from Auckland Castle

May 17 2019
Skilled costume design students at The Northern School of Art have been commissioned to create a selection of medieva...
READ MORE

Exhibition inspired by The Bowes Museum showcases designers of the future

May 14 2019
Students from The Northern School of Art (BA) Textiles & Surface Design degree programme have collaborated with T...
READ MORE

PROSPECTUS AVAILABLE NOW