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The School is dedicated to provide quality design education for the general public. We offer full-time and part-time courses in different design areas. Our design programmes are led by a team of excellent staff comprised of professional designers, artists and academics with extensive experiences in the industry and in design education. The achievements of our design graduates have been remarkable. Some have won awards in prestigious local and international design competitions while others were recruited by renowned design firms in Hong Kong.

We offer various courses, ranging from short-term and certificate courses for beginners, to diploma and advanced diploma courses for individuals with basic design knowledge, as well as full-time higher diploma and undergraduate programmes. All courses aim to equip students with the essential knowledge and skills necessary for a career in design, as well as to develop a sense of creativity to help them succeed in any field they pursue. With our outstanding academic excellence and teaching quality, our programmes are the perfect choice for pursuing design study.

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開課日期 2019年11月16日 (星期六)
修業期 約1年
課程費用 HK$20,000
This programme provides a basic understanding of art and design for beginners and those who have some knowledge of art to develop their artistic skills and creative ability.   Students are to choose 6 modules from our regular programme and complete special assignments.
Start 16 NOV 2019 (SAT)
Duration 1.5 years to 3 years
Fee 1. Supervision Fee: HK$4,500 (One-off payment; payable at the time of registration)
2. Module Fee: See individual course description (Payable at the time of individual course enrolment)
3. Fees paid are not refundable
This programme focuses on conceptual analysis and creative problem-solving in interior design. The Programme Objectives are as follows: 
  • develop and refine students’ aesthetic sensitivity and creativity; 
  • enhance students’ awareness of the responsibilities and potential liabilities of interior designers and eventually be able to undertake a supervisory role;
  • enable students to formulate and communicate their design ideas using verbal as well as 2D and 3D visual means; and
  • provide students with basic coverage of professional design management knowledge, building regulations and ethics in the interior design industry.
Start 08 FEB 2020 (SAT)
Duration Approx. 15 months
Fee HK$37,800
In recent years there has been a marked increase in demand for quality landscaped outdoor areas. To meet the growing need for a part-time training programme in landscape design, HKU SPACE is offering a one-year Certificate Course in Landscape Design. This programme is intended to provide comprehensive coverage of different aspects of landscape design through lectures, site visits, computer workshops and case studies.
Start 22 FEB 2020 (SAT)
Duration 1 year
Fee HK$24,500 plus expenses incurred in optional field trips / site visits.
This programme focuses on conceptual analysis and creative problem solving and aims to:
  • provide students with an understanding of interior design in its historical and contemporary contexts;
  • develop and refine students’ aesthetic sensitivity and creativity;
  • enhance students’ awareness of the responsibilities and potential liabilities of interior designers; and
  • enable students to formulate and communicate their ideas, by both verbal and visual means.
Start 07 JUL 2020 (TUE)
Duration 12 months
Fee HK$37,800
Payable in 2 instalments:
1st Instalment: HK$26,460 (Upon admission)
2nd Instalment: HK$11,340 (October 2020)
開課日期 待定
修業期 10日
課程費用 HK$4,700
立體打印愈見普及,但 3D 打印受制於前期 3D 建模 (3D Modeling),如果不懂 3D 繪圖,就未必能完全發揮創意,制作自己喜歡的打印制品。此課程將會使用數碼雕刻軟件以及繪圖板,以直觀、捏黏土的方式來製作 3D 模型,操作簡單,非常適合有興趣入門 3D 模型製作的人士。最後我們會示範如何輸出模型至3D打印機。
開課日期 待定
修業期 9小時
課程費用 HK$1580

課程設計上,學員除了可以通過課堂活動去認識VR/AR技術並應用於日常生活中外,學員也可以從課堂以外的學習活動中(例如參觀VR實驗室和IT公司)深入了解各種VR/AR技術的應用範疇。完成課程後,學員更可將組裝好的VR眼鏡帶回家並與朋友分享他們製作的360° VR影片,讓朋友們都可以體驗到他們創造出來疑幻疑真的VR世界,尤如身歷其境。
開課日期 待定
修業期 7日
課程費用 HK$3,150
How can one represent the amazing buildings in Hong Kong? This course comprises of lectures introducing unique local buildings and basic sketching skills. Students will be sketching buildings at various locations with the teacher.

One sketchbook and required drawing instruments will be provided for students.
Start To be advised
Duration 6 days
Fee HK$3,900
開課日期 待定
修業期 5日
課程費用 HK$2250