15 months
16385 GBP/year
9910 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Think differently about design and creatively push boundaries, whilst developing the skills needed to become an imaginative and versatile interaction designer in the Design (Interaction) at Sheffield Hallam University.


Placing emphasis on personal research, this course gives you the opportunity to develop your interests and ideas in a challenging and supportive environment. Our academic staff are design specialists, researchers and practitioners with the experience to help you expand your practice and develop an independent, autonomous approach.

Future careers

This Design (Interaction) course at Sheffield Hallam University prepares you for a career 

  • design
  • design management
  • making or manufacturing
  • company-employed design
  • independent design practice
  • postgraduate study at PhD level
  • education
  • retail/marketing
  • design research
  • academia

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Creative Design And Positionality
  • Methods For Research And Practice
  • Ma Project (Interaction)

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 15 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

Normally you need

  • a 2.2 degree or equivalent in an appropriate discipline or significant relevant experience 
  • appropriate study plans, including an indication of possible project topics and clear, appropriate and realistic learning aims 
  • a high level of creative ability, as evidenced by a portfolio of work 
  • evidence of previous experience of coding and/or programming is highly desirable
  • ability to discuss design issues critically and confidently

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    16385 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16385 GBP per year during 15 months.
  • National

    9910 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9910 GBP per year during 15 months.

Living costs for Sheffield

555 - 977 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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