AUB Human

AUB Human is a space where we celebrate social, ethical and sustainable creative practice.

AUB Human connects designers, architects, filmmakers and other creative practitioners who share a desire to bring about positive change for global good.

At AUB, our students and staff are using their skills to engage with some of the most pressing issues that are facing the human race today. Their work uses creativity to offer solutions to the inequalities and injustices that they see in the world.

Explore AUB Human to find out more about ways in which the AUB community is working to make the world a better place.

Design for Disaster 2017

First year BA (Hons) Interior Architecture and Design students were asked to respond to a scenario which looks at the devastating effect of a natural disaster. Students had to imagine how to deal with an unlikely earthquake in Bournemouth and...

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Graphic Design students take on live industry projects

Third year BA (Hons) Graphic Design students have been working on a brief from charity, Survivor of Torture; creating an identity and visual language for the new RAF ‘Active’ campaign; and devising brands of bamboo-based clothing.

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Fine Art student makes work to fundraise for local food bank

Second year BA (Hons) Fine Art student, Clare Dickson, has used her work to fundraise for a local food bank. The project was in response to an email from a local solicitors in Bournemouth asking for an arts student to create a sculpture with...

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Turlin Moor Youth Centre Photography Project

BA (Hons) Commercial Photography students have been working with Turlin Moor Youth Centre. The 4 week project was part funded by Poole Housing Partnerships LTD and AUB. Beth Rubery and Lucy Walker worked with the project participants to...

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Alumni film premieres at BFI London Film Festival

BA (Hons) Film Production alumnus, Felix Schmilinsky's debut feature film, A Moving Image, premiered at the 60th BFI London Film Festival.The film previously screened in the US at LA Film Festival, Black Star Film Festival, Philadelphia and Urban...

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Graphic Design winners in Creative Conscience Awards

An impressive six projects from BA (Hons) Graphic Design have won in the Creative Conscience Awards, including Kieran James who scooped Gold for his project, which aims to help people suffering from asthma.

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Visual Communication alumni runs ‘Count on Me’

Count On Me is a community campaign designed to bring the people of Bournemouth together in a collective way of counting to show that we care, and that we can make a difference.

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Illustration students recognised in Creative Conscience and The Macmillan Prize 2016

BA (Hons) Illustration third year graduates have seen success in both Creative Conscience and The Macmillan Prize 2016. Catherine Hood has been selected as a finalist in the Creative Conscience Awards for her illustrated guide to mindfulness.

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Graphic Design student designs national campaign for Movember Foundation.

BA (Hons) Graphic Design student sees his student project become a reality... Earlier this year Kieran James had the opportunity to undertake a work placement at The Movember Foundation, a global charity committed to men living happier, healthier,...

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Graphic Design student wins RSA Student Design Awards

Final year BA (Hons) Graphic Design student Georgina Venning has won the Patricia Tindale Legacy Award in the RSA Student Design Awards.

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Inside Life Outside

Inside Life Outside was a 3rd year Creative Events Management project with the aim of creatively sharing the stories of the homeless, and raising awareness of a serious contemporary issue.

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‘Making it Happen’ 24 hour design challenge focuses on dementia

The challenge: Making Poole a Dementia Friendly Community and Environment. Students from BA (Hons) Modelmaking, BA (Hons) Architecture, BA (Hons) Interior Architecture, BA (Hons) Graphic Design and BA (Hons) Fashion worked in cross-course...

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