Higher Diploma in Product, Interior and Exhibition Design (Subject Group)
Programme code DE110510
Full Time - Semester-based (Normally to be completed in 2 years)
The Department of Architecture, Interior and Product Design runs a one-semester three-dimensional broad-based curricula common to all first year Higher Diploma students studying in Product Design, Interior Design and Exhibition Design. The programme is aimed primarily at students who have completed their secondary school education and expect to take up specialist 3-dimensional design studies. It is designed to reflect the context of basic design and creative knowledge and skills which serve as an introduction to and preparation for, the year one students for the next four semesters’ study in their respective professional design programmes.
The three-dimensional broad-based common curriculum design provides a holistic experience to the year one students and a sound foundation for enabling students to confirm their study programmes within the Department of Architecture, Interior and Product Design.
Students will choose one of the following specialised programmes so as to enhance professional knowledge and skills in specific areas:
The 1st semester is a common semester. Students will progress to the professional programmes in the 2nd semester, subject to their choice, academic performance and availability of places in specific programmes / streams.