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    Do you think it's a good idea to take:
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    I want to get into a design course(e.g. Architecture, interior design etc) in uni and require a some sort of portfolio showing any design, but don't require any specific subject.
    Should I take both art and product design, or should I scrap 1 and take a different subject?

    Any advice would help but I've made my mind up anyway, I just want some reassurance. Thanks
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    Do you think it's a good idea to take:
    Art
    Maths &
    Product design?
    I want to get into a design course(e.g. Architecture, interior design etc) in uni and require a some sort of portfolio showing any design, but don't require any specific subject.
    Should I take both art and product design, or should I scrap 1 and take a different subject?

    Any advice would help but I've made my mind up anyway, I just want some reassurance. Thanks
    You need to look at the entrance requirements for 5-10 unis you are interested in and see what they say.

    I would only go with one creative and pick something else that was a bit more academic. Is there anything else which you could get a high grade in? Alternatively just do an informal check with the uni that you would suffer no prejudice. They normally say what they require and prefer.

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    (Original post by That1Nerd)
    Do you think it's a good idea to take:
    Art
    Maths &
    Product design?
    I want to get into a design course(e.g. Architecture, interior design etc) in uni and require a some sort of portfolio showing any design, but don't require any specific subject.
    Should I take both art and product design, or should I scrap 1 and take a different subject?

    Any advice would help but I've made my mind up anyway, I just want some reassurance. Thanks
    Are you indecisive,

    idk.
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    You need to look at the entrance requirements for 5-10 unis you are interested in and see what they say.

    I would only go with one creative and pick something else that was a bit more academic. Is there anything else which you could get a high grade in? Alternatively just do an informal check with the uni that you would suffer no prejudice. They normally say what they require and prefer.

    https://www.ucas.com/ucas/after-gcse...file/architect
    Yes, I've checked many unis that are close to me and most require good grades and a portfolio of design, I'm wondering how much.

    If I don't need to show pages and pages of work, i could swap art with chemistry, since i do art and prod design know so i could use that work in my portfolio, and I quite enjoy chemistry.

    Only thing putting me off is how much portfolio i need to show, any advice is appreciated
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    Yes, I've checked many unis that are close to me and most require good grades and a portfolio of design, I'm wondering how much.

    If I don't need to show pages and pages of work, i could swap art with chemistry, since i do art and prod design know so i could use that work in my portfolio, and I quite enjoy chemistry.

    Only thing putting me off is how much portfolio i need to show, any advice is appreciated
    Contact the unis and find what the expectation is. My impression is that 2 creatives is the wrong balance and you should do 2 academic and 1 creative. I would take design.

    If you google architect portfolio then am sure google will show you the way.
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