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Professional Diploma in Product Design (2017-18 / Intake 2)
DE424507D / 270hrs

On completion of this course, learners are expected to be able to create product design solutions by employing problem solving skills and a broad range of design knowledge and analyse the market trends and business environment of the product industry for the identification of project opportunities and development of a design portfolio. They can communicate and present different product design stages through the application of effective visual, graphical and digital modelling skills at a professional standard and produce prototypes of design solutions through different materials and various 3D modelling techniques, also to manage a design project in a holistic scope from project brief setting, schedule planning and interaction with client and production team.

 

Professional Diploma in Product Design is recognised under the QF.

(QF Level 4, QR registration No. 14/003627/L4, Registration Validity Period: 01/09/2014 - 31/08/2021)

 

Graduates from Professional Diploma in Product Design are eligible to apply to our top-up degree programme.   

University Name: Birmingham City University
Programme Name: BA (Hons) Product Design
QF Level: 5
Study Mode and Duration:  Full-time (12 months)  
Please visit SHAPE website: http://www.shape.edu.hk/programme.php?id=622886

 

Entry Requirements
• VTC Higher Diploma graduates in a relevant discipline; or
• Holders of other equivalent qualifications are welcome to apply and will be asked to submit a portfolio and attend an interview.
• Applicants who have alternative qualifications and/or relevant work experience may be eligible to apply for admission through the Accreditation of Prior Learning.

English Proficiency Requirements
• An overall band score of at least 6.0 in IELTS with no less than 5.5 in any band; or
• Other English language qualifications are also acceptable.  
  See English language and English tests accepted qualifications


This Professional Diploma comprises:

Stage 1, PC1: Professional Certificate in Innovative Product Design and Management (DE424509C / 90hrs)   
(Intake 3)

 

M1: PID4020Y – Product Design Communication and Visualization (30 hrs)
Date: 2018 Mar 1, 5, 8, 12, 15, 19, 22, 26, 29, Apr 9

 

M2: PID4021Y – Model Making for Product Exploration (30 hrs)
Date: 2018 Apr 26, May 3, 7, 10, 14, 17, 24, 28, 31, Jun 4

 

M3: PID4022Y – Product Design Management (30 hrs)

Date: 2018  Jun 21, 25, 28, Jul 5, 9, 12, 16, 19, 23, 26

 

Time: Mon & Thu, 7-10pm

Venue: Wan Chai (VTC Tower or Morrison Hills IVE)

 

Stage 2, PC2: Professional Certificate in Parametric Surface Modelling for Product Design (DE424508C / 90hrs)  
(Intake 3) 

 

M4: PID4017Y – Introduction to Parametric Surface Modelling (30hrs)

Date: 2018 Aug 13, 16, 20, 23, 27, 30, Sep 3, 6, 10, 13

 

M5: PID4018Y – Advanced Parametric Surface Modelling (30hrs)

Date: 2018 Sep 27, Oct 4, 8, 11, 15, 18, 22, 25, 29, Nov 1

 

M6: PID4019Y – Total Modelling in Product Design (30hrs)

Date: 2018 Nov 19, 22, 26, 29, Dec 3, 6, 10, 13, 17, 20v

 

Time: Mon & Thu, 7-10pm

Venue: HKDI

 

Stage 3, PC3: Professional Certificate in Product Design Strategies and Branding (DE424510C / 90hrs) 
(Intake 2)

 

M7: PID4023Y – Product Design in Business Context (30hrs)
Date: 2019 Jan 17, 21, 24, 28, 31, Feb 18, 21, 25, 28, Mar 4

 

M8: PID4027Y – Product Prototyping and Manufacturing (18hrs)

Date: 2019 Mar 21, 25, 28, Apr 1, 4, 8

 

M9: PID4028Y – Innovative Product Design and Strategy (42hrs)

Date: 2019 Apr 25, 29, May 2, 6, 9, 16, 20, 23, 27, 30, Jun 3, 6, 10, 13

 

Time: Mon & Thu, 7-10pm

Venue: HKDI / Wanchai(VTC Tower or Morrison Hills IVE)


Course Fees

                Fee Early Bird Deadline
Full Fee Early Bird
(15% off)
By PD   $49,500 
$47,030
$39,980

2017 Dec 11

By PC Stage 1 (Full) $16,200 $13,770 2017 Dec 11
Stage 2 (Full) $17,100 $14,540 2018 Jun 15
Stage 3 (Full) $16,200 $13,770 2018 Nov 16
By Modules        
Stage 1 each module $5,400  -  -
Stage 2 each module $5,700  -  -
Stage 3 M7 $5,400  -  -
M8 $3,240  -  -
M9 $7,560  -  -

Teaching language: English

Minimum attendance requirement of each module: 70%

Upon successful completion of the 3 Professional Certificates,
students will be awarded with the Professional Diploma in Product Design.


Online Application
►PD
►Stage 1
M1
M2
M3
►Stage 2
M4
M5
M6
►Stage3

M7
M8
M9

►Payment Methods
Course Leaflet


Financial Aids
- Students can apply for the CEF reimbursement of 80% of the tuition fee paid (maximum $10,000) upon successful completion of the course.

CEF (Continuing Education Fund) Courses only those marked "Yes" in the table below are CEF Reimbursable Courses.

 PD  PC1        PC2        PC3      
     M1  M2  M3    M4  M5  M6    M7  M8  M9
   -   Yes    -     -     -   Yes    -    -     -   Yes    -     -     - 


- Students can apply for ENLS loan to pay for the full course fee


Entry Requirements
1) Five HKDSE subjects at Level 2 or above, including English and Chinese Languages, or equivalent; or
2) Five HKCEE subjects at Grade E / Level 2 or above, including English and Chinese Languages, or equivalent; or
3) Mature applicants, i.e. those aged 21 or above with at least two years’ relevant working experience, can be admitted. 


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HKDI保留修改課程內容、上課日期、或其他課程資料的權利。

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