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Diploma of Foundation Studies

Diploma of Foundation Studies - Design

Programme code FS113002D

Duration of Study
1 Year
Mode of Study
Offering Campus(es) / Venue(s)
(Planned Places)
HKDI - 300
IVE (Kwun Tong) - 360
IVE (Morrison Hill) - 90
Youth College (Yeo Chei Man) - 30
Programme Aims
The programme aims to provide students with design fundamentals, language and generic skills for further studies. Through a "think and do" interactive approach, the design modules emphasise the conceptual and practical skills, design technology, the creative process, and the key aspects of the design industry. Students also learn presentation, communication and interpersonal skills necessary for the study of design.
Professional Recognition
Students who are studying Diploma of Foundation Studies - Design are eligible to apply for the following student membership:
  1. Hong Kong Designers Association (HKDA)
  2. Industrial Designers Society of Hong Kong Limited (IDSHK)
Students may be required to attend classes on other VTC campuses. VTC reserves the right to cancel any programme, revise programme title, content or change the offering institute(s) / campus(es) / class venue(s) if circumstances so warrant.