Design School

Design School is a dynamic and inclusive multidisciplinary community of internationally recognised educators, researchers and practitioners. Our students engage with the latest developments in professional practice, theory and research; developing transferable skills to support employability and life-long learning.

Design School: Playlist

  • Degree Shows 2016

  • London Design Festival 2016

  • Alumni: Yeni Ogunmilade

Dr. Nicky Ryan

Dr. Nicky Ryan
Dean of Design

As Dean of Design at LCC, Nicky leads undergraduate and postgraduate courses in graphic communication; interaction and visual communication; spatial communication and contextual and theoretical studies; and access courses. "As a student in the Design School you will engage with the latest developments in professional practice, theory and research and develop transferable skills for employability and lifelong learning."

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Design School: Courses

Our School ethos builds on the aesthetic traditions of design practice and encourages experimentation, critique and innovation within the context of a post-digital culture. We believe in the power of design practice, design thinking and design research to effect strategic change, shape positive futures and produce cultural value.

  • Photo by Ana Escobar

    Teaching Staff

    At LCC you'll be taught by an impressive community. Academics. Technical experts. Specialist practitioners. These are courses led by industry-insiders.

  • Open Day 2, photo by Ana Escobar
    Photo by Ana Escobar


    Get inside our studios and explore the facilities on site. From animation and printmaking workshops, to finishing suites and design technology IT labs, you have everything you need to get started.