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Product Design and Innovation - BSc (Hons) 2019
 
Course Level Requirements  
Entry Requirement Summary: 96-120 points to include a minimum of 2 A levels, or equivalent, to include two relevant subjects.
Course specific requirements: Applicants may be requested to provide a portfolio to support their application.
Admissions test required? No
Audition required? No
Criminal check (DBS) required? No
Health checks required? No
Interview required? No
Portfolio required? Yes
Portfolio further details: Applicants may be requested to provide a portfolio to support their application.
Other required? No
   
Access to HE Diploma  
Further details: 106 Tariff points from the Access to HE Diploma (Science or Technology based).
   
GCSEs  
GCSE subjects and grades required: GCSE English, Mathematics and Combined Science/Physics at grade C, or equivalent/GCSE English, Mathematics and Combined Science/Physics at grade 4, or equivalent.
   
Key/Functional Skills  
Are Key Skills acceptable in lieu of GCSEs? Yes
Are Functional Skills acceptable in lieu of GCSEs? Yes
   
English, Welsh and Northern Irish Qualifications  
GCE A/AS level  
  Advanced Subsidiary
    Further details: Acceptable when combined with other qualifications
  A level
    Further details: 96-120 Tariff points to include a minimum of 2 A levels, to include two relevant subjects.
BTEC (QCF)  
  Subsidiary Diploma
    Further details: Acceptable when combined with other qualifications.
  Diploma
    Entry requirement: D*D
    Further details: Must be in a relevant subject
  Extended Diploma
    Entry requirement: DMM
    Further details: Must be in a relevant subject
BTEC (RQF)  
  National Extended Certificate
    Further details: Acceptable when combined with other qualifications.
  National Diploma
    Entry requirement: D*D
    Further details: Must be in a relevant subject.
  National Extended Diploma
    Entry requirement: DMM
    Further details: Must be in a relevant subject.
Welsh Baccalaureate Advanced Diploma (core plus options)  
Acceptability: Acceptable on its own
Subjects and grades required: Welsh Baccalaureate Advanced Diploma including 2 A levels. 2 A levels in relevant subjects required.
Welsh Baccalaureate (Core plus Principal Learning)  
Overall Tariff Score: 96-120
Acceptability: Acceptable when combined with other qualifications
Which lines of Learning/Points/Grades are accepted for entry: Please see below:
Construction and the Built Environment at grade C
Engineering at grade C
Information Technology at grade C
Manufacturing and Product Design at grade C
Additional Information: An A level in a relevant subject, or equivalent.
   
Scottish Qualifications  
Scottish Higher  
Further details: Acceptable when combined with other qualifications
   
Scottish Advanced Higher  
Further details: 96-120 Tariff points to include a minimum of 2 Advanced Highers, including two relevant subjects.
   
Core Skills  
    Are Core Skills acceptable in lieu of GCSEs? Yes
   
Other UCAS Tariff Qualifications  
Irish Leaving Certificate  
Acceptability: Acceptable on its own
Subjects and grades required: B1 B2 C2 C2 C2 at Higher Level. 2 Higher Levels in relevant subjects required.
   
Irish Leaving Certificate (New grading scheme from 2017)  
    Entry requirement: H3 H3 H3 H4 H4
    Further details: To include to include two relevant Higher Level subjects.
International Baccalaureate  
    Entry requirement: 25
    Further details: 25 points from the IB Diploma, to include 3 Higher Level subjects, with two relevant subjects at Higher Level.
   
Extended Project Qualification  
    Entry requirement: C
    Further details: Acceptable when combined with other qualifications
   
Cambridge Pre-U Diploma  
    Further details: Cambridge Pre-U score of 42 to include 2 Principal Subjects in relevant subjects.
   
OCR Cambridge Technical  
  Introductory Diploma
    Further details: Acceptable when combined with other qualifications
  Diploma
    Further details: Acceptable when combined with other qualifications
  Extended Diploma
    Further details: Acceptable when combined with other qualifications
   
English Language Requirements  
International English Language Testing System:  
English language proficiency at a minimum of IELTS band 6.0 with no component score below 5.5.
Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE) (taken before January 2015):  
An overall CAE score of 52 or above with a minimum of Borderline in each skill.
Cambridge English: Proficiency (CPE) (taken before January 2015):  
An overall CPE score of 45 or above with a minimum of Weak in each skill.
Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE) and Proficiency (CPE) (taken after January 2015):  
An overall score of 169 with no component score less than 162.
Test Of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) iBT:  
79 with a minimum of 18 in Reading, 17 in Listening, 20 in Speaking and 17 in Writing.
Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE):  
An overall score of 54 with a minimum of 51 in each skill.
HKDSE English Language Examination:  
An overall score of 4 with a minimum of 3 in each component.
Trinity College London Integrated Skills in English (ISE):  
Trinity College Integrated Skills in English (ISE) Level III with a Pass in all 4 components
European Baccalaureate English Language 1:  
A minimum of 6.0 in the European Baccalaureate English Language 1.
European Baccalaureate English Language 2:  
A minimum of 7.0 in the European Baccalaureate English Language 2.
   
Other Qualifications  
  N/A