A bachelor's degree is awarded at the successful completion of an undergraduate academic program. It is often the first degree a student received in his or her academic career. It typically takes four years of full-time study to earn a bachelor’s degree.
Students in the field of design studies typically learn to utilize critical thinking skills in addition to their creativity to design and produce well-designed objects. They also examine how advancements in technology, collaborative ability, and marketing impact design for interiors, clothing, accessories, and public spaces.
The formal higher education system of Finland is the 7-3-2-2 pattern. The university takes two years in vocational or technical education and finally two-year pre-tertiary education. Finland also has several public as well as private universities that have enabled accessibility of higher education to students.
Top Bachelor Programs in Design in Finland 2018
The degree comprises 240 credits and has a duration of 4 years. The language of instruction is English. The studies will begin in autumn 2012 with 16 student places [+]
Bachelor of Culture and Arts - Design
The degree comprises 240 credits and has a duration of 4 years. The language of instruction is English. The studies will begin in autumn 2012 with 16 student places available in Kouvola.
Focus on Global Roles in Design Industry
The degree programme in Design aims to develop professionalism in students’ approach to design. The aim is to address the new roles of design in a changing global world. The programme focuses on essential design skills, sustainability, global design entrepreneurship and a holistic approach to visual concepts in order to ensure tools necessary for a designer to master the design process in various contexts. The programme also includes processing of complex innovative concepts and leading design-orientated projects. The curriculum will include joint studies and projects with the International Business Degree Programme instructed on the Business Department of Kymenlaakso University of Applied Sciences thus providing the students with knowledge of several areas of economy and business. The programme is aimed at students from different cultural backgrounds who wish to build an international career in design or design management.... [-]