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Professional Certificate in Innovative Product Design and Management  
Back to Professional Diploma in Product Design

Course Code
QF Level
Fee* Financial Aids
Study Mode
QF Registration No.
Full Fee
VPlus Creative Industries
QF Validity Period
01/09/2014 To 31/08/2026
Early Bird Fee (10%off)
Teaching Language
English supplemented with Cantonese 
Early bird deadline please refer to course details


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


New Elements

  • Introduction to Crowd Funding and Angel Funding, essential for turning creative product into life
  • Additional sessions of 3D modelling by Rhino
  • Vplus Creative Industries subsidy, 60% reimbursement up to a max. of $36,000

Brief Content Outline

  • Concept development and visualization
  • Model making with cards and blue foam for product exploration
  • Product innovation and introduction to the manufacturing process
  • Whole product design and development process and management, from product concept to mass production

Lecturer: Vincent Chu

Specialising in product design and development. 20 years of experience in toys, consumer electronics and product design management. Manage and direct the whole process of product development from ideas generation to the launching of the products.

Vincent won several awards such as 2017 Jade Monkey Award (Top 10 Highest Commercial value IP), 2010 Nuremberg Toy Fair Innovation Award and 2010 Grand Prix of Toys Toy of the Year France, etc. He is currently the Design Manager of VTech Corporate Services Ltd.

► Some examples of Product Design in different product categories

Modules Schedule

Intake 5 (Cancelled)

M1: PID4020Y – Product Design Communication and Visualization (30 hrs)
Date: 2022 Jan 15, 22, 29, Feb 12, 19, 26, Mar 5, 12


Additional Session  Rhino 3D (8 hrs)
Date: 2022 Mar 19, 26

Time: Sat, 2 – 6pm

M2: PID4021Y – Model Making for Product Exploration (30 hrs)
Date: 2022 Apr 9, 23, 30, May 7, 14, 21, 28, Jun 11


M3: PID4022Y – Product Design Management (30 hrs)

Date: 2022 Jun 25, Jul 9, 16, 23, 30, Aug 6, 13, 27


Time: Lesson 1-6: Sat 2-6pm; Lesson 7-8: Sat 2-5pm
Venue: HKDI

Early Bird Deadline: 2021 Jul 23

►Online Application
►Payment Methods

Entry Requirement

Basic Qualification
    - Five HKDSE subjects at Level 2 or above, including English and Chinese Languages, or equivalent; or
    - Five HKCEE subjects at Grade E / Level 2 or above, including English and Chinese Languages, or equivalent; or
    - Completion of a QF Level 3 programme that is deemed acceptable to the respective Programme Board; or
    - Relevant RPL qualification(s) at QF Level 3 or above AND a pass in an entrance assessment, which can be either oral or written; or
    - Other relevant verifiable prior learning and/or work experience that is/are deemed appropriate by respective Programme Board AND a pass in an entrance assessment, which can be either oral or written.

(b) Applicants are required to have at least 1 year relevant working experience.
(c) Basic knowledge of the subject area is preferred.
(d) An interview may also be required on need basis.

Mature Applicants
Mature applicants, i.e. those aged 21 or above with at least two years’ relevant working experience, can be admitted. Where appropriate, the applicant may be required to pass an entrance assessment, which can be in an oral and/or written form.

Documents Required for Application
1) Completed Application Form (Online)
2) Upload Copy of proof for Academic Qualifications
3) Upload Copy of proof for Working Experience

Supporting Organisation

Hong Kong Design Centre (HKDC)

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