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  • Ravensbourne College Design Communication

    1. 1. UKIERI Professional Technical Skills
    2. 2. Introducing Ravensbourne College of Design and Communication
    3. 3. Why Ravensbourne? <ul><ul><li>A University sector College in London </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Set in 18 acres of private parkland </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Purpose built open plan studios </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>On-campus accommodation </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Design and communication specialists </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>1,200 students across 16 courses </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>120 students from outside the European Union </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Student winners of industry awards </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Excellent links with the creative industries </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>High investment in digital technology </li></ul></ul>
    4. 4. Location
    5. 5. The Campus <ul><li>Building facilities </li></ul>
    6. 6. The Campus <ul><li>Accommodation </li></ul>
    7. 7. The Community <ul><li>Student Union annual events </li></ul><ul><li>Student Bar and catering facilities </li></ul>
    8. 8. The Community <ul><li>Student Welfare support: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>English language </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Financial matters </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Health </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Housing </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Disabilities </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Religion and worship </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>General advice </li></ul></ul>
    9. 9. The Studios <ul><li>Open plan studios </li></ul><ul><li>Fashion > </li></ul><ul><li>Foundation v </li></ul>
    10. 10. The Studios <ul><li>All computers are less than 3 years old </li></ul><ul><li>Wireless networked for roaming access </li></ul><ul><li>Free internet access </li></ul><ul><li>Specialised equipment donated by industry </li></ul>
    11. 11. Links with Industry <ul><li>Audi Foundation, Topshop, Dazed and Confused; PROMAX; D&AD; Bloomberg Office Installations; Vitra; Sky TV; Samsung; Tesco; British Trade Association; Lighting Association; Bombay Sapphire; Ideal Home Show; Olsen; DKNY; IABM; BAFTA </li></ul>
    12. 12. Links with Industry <ul><li>Work Placement: Companies </li></ul><ul><ul><li>BBC; Disney Toons; Philips; Nokia; Royal Navy; Marc Jacobs, NY; Carlton TV; LWT; BBC; QVC; ITN; Channel 4; Saatchi & Saatchi; Calvin Klein; Burberry; Vogue; Levi; Sky; Carlton TV; Olsen; Pentagram; Frame store; IKEA; Bloomberg; Samsung; Mitsubishi </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Work Placement: Companies </li></ul><ul><ul><li>New York, Antwerp, Melbourne, Milan, San Francisco, Paris. </li></ul></ul>
    13. 13. Success and Recognition <ul><li>International Student Exhibitions: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Italy </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Austria </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Belgium </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>USA </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Korea </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>UK </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>South Africa </li></ul></ul>
    14. 14. Aims of the UKIERI initiative for Ravensbourne <ul><ul><li>Staff and professional development in learning and teaching and curriculum development </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Implementation of the creative use of digital technology, exploring the relationship between traditional design and manufacturing processes </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>A proactive collaboration between Ravensbourne College and higher education institutions in India. This will include staff development workshops, collaborative projects, student placement, staff secondment and industrial visits </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>In the longer term, the development of Postgraduate programmes </li></ul></ul>
    15. 15. Proposed activities to develop effective partnerships <ul><li>Student workshops </li></ul><ul><li>Short courses </li></ul><ul><li>Student placements </li></ul><ul><li>Industrial visits </li></ul><ul><li>Collaborative projects </li></ul><ul><li>Staff development workshops </li></ul><ul><li>Staff secondment </li></ul>
    16. 16. What we would like to learn from a partner institution <ul><li>About quality manufacturing for fashion, textiles, accessories </li></ul><ul><li>About developing design and manufacturing cooperatives </li></ul><ul><li>About textile skills, dyeing/colour, textile printing, stitch, fabric construction </li></ul>
    17. 17. Our experience at Ravensbourne <ul><li>Up to date learning and teaching strategies </li></ul><ul><li>Up to date methods in fashion and textile design, fashion communication </li></ul><ul><li>Expertise in the creative use of digital technology in design and manufacture </li></ul><ul><li>Experience and expertise in the development and management of multi centred programmes </li></ul><ul><li>Developing purposeful working relationships with the fashion/textile industry </li></ul>
    18. 18. Pre-degree & undergraduate course subjects at Ravensbourne <ul><li>Pre-degree </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Edexcel (BTEC) Diploma in Foundation Studies in Art and Design </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Undergraduate </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Fashion (Womenswear, or Menswear, or Textiles, or Promotion) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Graphic Design • Moving Image Design • Animation </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Interaction Design • Product Design • Interior Design Environment Architectures </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Broadcast Post Production • Broadcast Media Technology </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Broadcast Operations and Production • Creative Sound Design </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Content Creation for Broadcasting and New Media </li></ul></ul>
    19. 19. We look forward to developing our collaboration in the future Project Contacts: Peter Pilgrim – [email_address] Rosy Crehan – r.crehan@rave.ac.uk
    20. 20. Ravensbourne College of Design and Communication http://www.rave.ac.uk +44 (0) 208.289.4900