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Online Learning Series - SketchUp Essentials

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Course Code

Teaching Mode
Online Class (via MS Teams)

Full Fee*

Study Mode

Teaching Language

Early Bird Fee (10%off)*


15 hrs

App Required
SketchUp Free


*Fees paid are non-refundable and non-transferable unless the course is cancelled.

SketchUp is a premier 3D modelling software which is widely used in various sectors. With a strong and simple-to-learn toolset, it empowers users to create a wide range of drawings such as architectural, interior design, landscape architecture, civil and mechanical engineering, film and video game design. You can also contribute to Google Earth in which placing your models by SketchUp.

Course Highlights

  • Real-time teaching and learning, Q&A with the lecturer
  • Simple equipment: computer installed with SketchUp Free
  • Demonstrated and practised on 2D and 3D drawings

Course Content

  1. Introduction to SketchUp
  1. Interface
  • Toolbars, setting, windows, layers
  1. Navigation and Axis
  • Move, walk, turn, etc
  1. Extension, warehouse
  1. Start Drawing (Exercise: building a furniture / simple room)
  1. Essential drawing tools 1 (line, circle, rectangle…etc)
  2. Essential drawing tools 2 (offset, push/pull, tape measure… etc)
  1. Materials and Texture
  1. Material window
  2. 3D warehouse
  3. Application, adjustment and editing of materials
  1. Scene Setting and Animation
  1. Set a scene
  2. Light and shadow
  3. Create section views
  1. Visualization and AR
  1. Setting Styles
  2. Export 2D/3D drawings



With over 16 years of experience in interior design in Hong Kong and overseas, Cheryl is strong in using critical thinking and creative expertise to craft innovative and appropriate solutions for every design challenge. She has solid experience in space planning, material and construction details, as well as current design trends and branding, for various constructions of commercial, retail, and residential building interiors, with particular emphasis on journey experience, efficient space planning, and factors that enhance living and working environments.


Course Detail

Intake 1 
2020 Nov 14, 21, 28, Dec 5, 12 (5 lessons)
Time: Sat, 3-6pm

Intake 2 
2021 Feb 27, Mar 6, 13, 20, 27 (5 lessons)
Time: Sat, 3-6pm

Intake 3 
2021 May 8, 15, 22, 29, Jun 5 (5 lessons)
Time: Sat, 3-6pm

Teaching Platform: Online Class via Microsoft Teams

Course Fee: HK$2,250
Early Bird Discount (10% off): HK$2,025
Discount Deadline: 
- Intake 1: 2020 Oct 16 (Fri)
- Intake 2: 2021 Jan 29 (Fri)
- Intake 3: 2021 Apr 9 (Fri)

Apps Required for Online Class:

  1. SketchUp Free
  2. Microsoft Teams

The App can be found from the locations below.

Certificate of Attendance
Students will be issued a Certificate of Attendance if the attendance reaches 70% or above.

► Online Application
► Payment Methods

HKDI reserves the right to make changes to the schedule, course content and advertised course information.



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