Jewellery and Metal Design (2nd year entry)

University of Dundee


City Campus


Our jewellery workshop and cutting-edge digital resources and facilities for both 2D and 3D making are supported by a dedicated team of technical and digital staff. We push the boundaries of jewellery and metal design through innovative use of smart materials and digital processes. You will be able to work with a variety of materials in a playful and experimental way.

You will study:

Level 2: Material Matters; The 21st Century Designer or Co-Design in Action; Border Crossings; Change by Design or Playful Practices

Level 3: Partnerships, Networks and Connections 1 and 2; Overseas Study Trip; Alternative Futures elective study option (Research and creative practice, Design and the market, Design and international contexts: Made in China); Elective modules such as Advertising and Branding, Critical Making, Design for a Living Planet; Optional one semester of exchange study at an international institution

Level 4: Degree Project and Mission; Design History, Theory and Practice.

Entry Requirements

2023 entry requirements:
Advanced Higher Art and Design and an English based subject at BB plus Highers at BB (in different subjects) plus English at National 5 (if not held at Higher); or Art and Design (General Foundation) Degree Year 1 (WW12). You must submit a portfolio of work and attend an interview.

Start Date





BDes Hons

Study Method

Full time



Course Length

3 years


Art, Design & Architecture

SCQF Level