Design Challenge

An intensive creative design experience led with design professionals.


  • One day

Main features:

  • The exploration of inspiring design examples, can include a site visit
  • Supported by motivating built environment professionals
  • Working collaboratively in teams with other students
  • Responding to a relevant and age appropriate design brief
  • Possible themes: sustainability, community, public space, public art, heritage, planning


  • Raises young people’s awareness of good design
  • Develops student’s confidence, team work, presentation and citizenship skills
  • Interaction with design and built environment professionals

Suitable for:

  • Primary and secondary ages
  • Career / work related enrichment activity