Bachelor of Arts (Honours) Interior Architecture
室內建築(榮譽)文學士Course Code: 2245-DP009A (CE 68-819-00/41)
Bachelor of Arts (Honours) Interior Architecture aims to provide comprehensive training for those who aspire to become a professional interior designer. It provides an articulation route for Higher Diploma or Diploma graduates of interior design or related disciplines from different institutions. It also provides an opportunity for practising designers to further pursue their studies.
This programme adopts a project-centred approach to learning that not only provides the opportunity to explore and develop design thinking but also offers a framework within which to promote contextual knowledge and technical presentation skills.
This programme possesses an excellent staff profile and is closely connected to the local design industry. Renowned interior design firms such as M. Moser Associates Ltd. and Steve Leung Designers Ltd. have been rendering enormous support to this programme by providing students with internships, visits, seminars or professional comments on projects. Graduates of this programme were also presented with valuable opportunities to work in these large firms, thus guaranteering a good start in their career path.
本課程不但師資優良，而且亦與業界保持密切聯繫。著名室內設計公司如 M. Moser Associates Ltd. 及梁志天室內設計有限公司一直為本課程提供支持，除了舉辦實習生計劃、參觀活動或研討會外，更不時就學生的設計習作給予專業意見。本課程的畢業生不少受聘於本地著名設計公司。
- Projects led by professional designers with extensive local and overseas design experiences;
- International interior design firms such as Steve Leung Designers Ltd. and M. Moser Associates Ltd. render enormous support to this programme, by providing students with internships, visits, seminars or professional comments on projects;
- Past students have outstanding achievements in major interior design awards in Hong Kong. For three consecutive years, students have won the Asia Pacific Interior Design Awards organised by the Hong Kong Interior Design Association.
Middlesex University London
Middlesex is an international university with roots in North London. The University is committed to meeting the needs and ambitions of a culturally and internationally diverse range of students by providing challenging academic programmes underpinned by innovative research and professional practice.
Middlesex is an outstanding teaching university. Working with over 300 prestigious international academic partners, Middlesex is the first British university to achieve the highest rating possible for their collaborative provision around the world. According to previous report from the Quality Assurance Agency (QAA), the auditors showed confidence in the University’s current and likely future management of its academic standards and of the learning opportunities available to students.
Middlesex is also one of very few universities to have been awarded three Queen’s Anniversary Prizes for Higher and Further Education.
The design programme of Middlesex is widely regarded as one of the best in the UK within both the design industry and the academic community. The achievement of their design students is remarkable – they are successful in a number of international design awards and competitions and have won over 25 prizes in the past few years.
As a student on Bachelor of Arts (Hons) Interior Architecture at HKU SPACE you are enrolled on a programme which is franchised by Middlesex University, London. Your programme is quality assured and managed through our School of Art and Design at Middlesex University and you will meet our University link tutor at your Boards of Study.
The School of Art and Design is proud to collaborate with HKU SPACE in overseeing your programme. Our work with collaborative partner institutions is one of our great strengths. From our hub in North London we work with collaborative partners in the UK and overseas in Hong Kong, and Greece. We are actively working with new partners all around the world and we have our own campuses in Dubai and Mauritius. So you are part of a thriving global community.
Art and Design is a dynamic School, with an enviable reputation in the UK and across the world. Our School is very proud of its award winning success in the Creative Industries. Our academic staff are acknowledged as world class researchers and internationally renowned practitioners.
We have more than 2,000 students studying at our Hendon campus in North London, within easy reach of the vibrant cultural centres in the UK's capital. In line with the rest of Middlesex University, the School offers a global perspective - we attract students from every continent, bringing together people from different backgrounds and allowing them to draw on different perspectives in their learning.
We have spent more than GBP 200 million on our new campus, which boasts the most up to date studios and workshops in the UK. The campus has been designed as an inspirational place to think, create and learn, equipped with the latest technologies and extensive exhibition and performance spaces throughout.
I am certain that your forthcoming period of study will be challenging, rewarding and, above all, enjoyable. I am equally certain that solid achievement on your course will provide you with a positive start in your chosen career, or a springboard for career development if you are already in employment. I wish you every success with your study with Middlesex University.
The Dean's Office
Middlesex University London
The entire programme comprises three modules (180 credits in total). Some classes may take place on weekday evenings and Saturdays.
|Interior Architecture: Application||60|
|Interior Architecture: Integration - Research + Practice||60|
|Interior Architecture: Integration - Major Project||60|
The above programme structure is intended for use as guide by prospective students. HKU SPACE and Middlesex University London reserve the right to vary the structure.
Duration of Study
With full exemptions granted, students can complete the programme full time in 1.5 years.
Most modules are project-based and conducted in the form of group/ individual tutorials.
Students are regularly assessed by projects they complete throughout the programme.
- Programme Leaders
BA Arch; PhD Int’ Arch FERN, David
BA Buck; NHD YIEN, Chris T.M.
BSc, MArch McG. ; AIA; Associate HKIA, NY State Licensed Architect
- Teaching Staff - HKU SPACE
KO, Kenji BA TVU US; MA UAL KONG, Florence BA Arch, AA Dipl, ARB, RIBA, HKIA KWONG, Yammy BSSc, MArch CUHK; Authorized Person (List 1); Registered Architect LO, Arthur BA Middx; MDes PolyU HK LAU, Tony BA PolyU YEUNG, Wyan BDes SUT; BA BCU; MArch HK; MA UAL; FCSD; RIBA; HKIA; R.A. YOUNG, Louisa BSc SIU US, MA Lighting QUT AU, PostgDip CUHK YUEN, Cathy BA CityU HK; MA Middx
Students who have successfully completed all modules (180 credits) with satisfactory results will be awarded the Bachelor of Arts (Honours) Interior Architecture by Middlesex University London.
Having acquired professional knowledge and essential skills in design, students enjoy an outstanding start to their creative career. Our graduates have worked with leading design firms such as Tommy Li Design Workshop, Steve Leung Designers’ Ltd, M. Moser Associates Ltd, among others, while some graduates have started their own business in design.
The tuition fee* for 2024/25 intake is HK$41,000 per term (3 terms for the entire programme).
* The tuition fee is reviewed annually and is subject to change without prior notice.
Extended Non-means-tested Loan Scheme (ENLS)
Students are eligible to apply for the HKSAR Government’s Extended Non-means-tested Loan Scheme (ENLS). The maximum financial assistance under the ENLS is equivalent to the total tuition fee payable to the HKU SPACE in the academic year. For details, please refer to the website of Student Financial Office (SFO) of the Working Family and Student Financial Assistance Agency (WFSFAA).
Scholarships and Bursaries
1) IC Scholarship
2) Dr Kan Fook Yee Bursary
A bursary of $10,000 will be given to a student studying Bachelor of Arts (Honours) Interior Architecture of Middlesex University London at IC.
An applicant for admission to the programme shall hold:
- a Higher Diploma in Interior Design awarded within the HKU system through HKU SPACE; or
- a recognised Associate Degree or Higher (Advanced) Diploma in Interior Design or a related discipline; or
- a recognised Diploma in Interior Design and have at least 5 years of relevant work experience.
Qualified applicants to the programme will be invited to attend an admissions interview and bring a portfolio of their design work to the panel.
All applicants should also present proof of English proficiency by having:
- level 3 or above, or a grade C or above in English Language (Syllabus B) in HKCEE; or
- level 3 or above in English Language in HKDSE Examination; or
- a grade E or above in Use of English in HKALE; or
- a minimum score of 72 in TOEFL (IBT) (with at least 17 in listening and writing, 20 in speaking and 18 in reading); or
- an overall score of 6.0 or above in IELTS (with a minimum of 5.5 in each component).
2017 SPACE IDEA SHOWCASE
HKU SPACE & Middlesex University Graduation Show 2017
HKU SPACE & Middlesex University Graduation Show 2016
2016 A SPACE ODYSSEY
HKU SPACE & Middlesex University Graduation Show 2015
BREWING / 2015 A SPACE ODYSSEY
Best Ten in Asia Pacific Interior Design Award (APIDA) 2014
LEE Ka Chun Henry's winning project
CSM London Summer Study Programme
This programme organised by IC provides a valuable opportunity for students to enroll into a short course in Central Saint Martins College of Arts and Design (CSM), one of the world’s leading institutes for arts and design education with 150 years of history.
This programme is designed, assessed and quality assured by Middlesex University.
This is an exempted course under the Non-local Higher and Professional Education (Regulation) Ordinance. It is a matter of discretion for individual employers to recognise any qualification to which this course may lead.