Authorized Training in Rhinoceros - Level 2 Training - HKU SPACE: Digital Building Design, Advanced Technology & Computing courses
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Architecture, Environment & Housing Digital Building Design

Authorized Training in Rhinoceros - Level 2 Training

Course Code
ARCH9062
Application Code
1955-2716NW
Study mode
Part-time
Start Date
07 Nov 2021 (Sun)
Duration
51 hours
Language
English supplemented with Cantonese
Course Fee
HK$6,375
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Deadline on 31 Oct 2021 (Sun)
Enquiries
3762 0073
2214 1870

Rhinoceros (Rhino), a three-dimensional modelling and computer aided design software, has become a standard tool for architects and designers. Rhino provides accuracy in translation of an idea or sketch readily into model and document for rendering, animation, drafting, engineering, analysis, and manufacturing or construction.

rhino2This course is suitable for anyone intermediate to Rhino, who wants to effectively learn the advanced concepts and features of the software in an Authorized Rhino Trainer-led computer laboratory practical- learning through lectures, discussions and demonstration.

The in-class course exercises will be conducted to ensure understanding and application of key knowledge.  

This course is an Authorized Training Course by McNeel Asia. An official Level 2 Training Certificate will be issued  from McNeel Asia.

*This course is eligible for RTTP (Reindustrialisation and Technology Training Programme) subsidy application. (Terms and conditions applied, please refer to RTTP website)

Course Title

Course Fee per Trainee
(HK$)

Approved Training Grant per Trainee (HK$)

Course Fee after RTTP subsidy

Authorized Training in Rhinoceros - Level 2 Training

6,375

4,250

2,125

The Authorized Training teaches the intermediate and advanced techniques of using the 3D modeling software, Rhinoceros (Rhino) for designers according to the official manual. The course covers the advanced aspects of utilizing the features of the Rhino commands for creating freeform complex 3D models with detail examination of compound surface continuity. It will also cover modeling towards 3D Printing as well as the skills to customize the modeling environment and user interface.

Students will be led to produce complex objects ranging from Products Designs, Toys to Architecture to enrich their practical skills and confidence in different creative and practical situations.

Class Schedule

Month Day (Sunday)
November 2021 7, 14, 21, 28
December 2021 5, 12, 19
January 2022

9, 16, 23, 30

 February 2022 13, 20, 27
 March 2022 6, 13, 20

* Applicants will receive a confirmation email 2 - 3 days before the course starts.

* While we endeavour to keep our information up-to-date, information within this website is subject to change from time to time.

 

Application Code 1955-2716NW Apply Online Now
Start Date 07 Nov 2021 (Sun)
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Days / Time
  • Sunday, 10:00am - 1:00pm
Duration
  • Duration: 4 to 5 months
    Contact hours: 51 hours in total
Venue Tutor
  • Mr. Edmond WONG, Authorized Rhinoceros Trainer, McNeel Asia

Programme Structure

Module

Module Title

Contact Hours

1

Authorized Training in Rhinoceros- Level 1 Training

51

2

Authorized Training in Rhinoceros- Level 2 Training

51

Upon School’s approval, students exiting after satisfactory completion of Module 1 will be awarded the official Level 1 Training Certificate from McNeel Asia. No partial refund of course fee will be entertained.

Students should submit their application for Module 2 no later than TWO years from date of completion of Module 1 should they decide to take Module 2 for the Authorized Training in Rhinoceros (Level 2 Training).

Course Fee
  • Course Fee : HK$6,375

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Enrolment Method
Payment Method
1. Cash, EPS, WeChat Pay Or Alipay

Course fees can be paid by cash, EPS, WeChat Pay or Alipay at any HKU SPACE Enrolment Centres.

2. Cheque Or Bank draft

Course fees can also be paid by crossed cheque or bank draft made payable to “HKU SPACE”. Please specify the programme title(s) for application and the applicant’s name.. You may either:

  • bring the completed form(s), together with the appropriate course or application fees in the form of a cheque, and any required supporting documents to any of the HKU SPACE enrolment centres;
  • or mail the above documents to any of the HKU SPACE Enrolment Centres, specifying  “Course Application” on the envelope.  HKU SPACE will not be responsible for any loss of payment sent by mail.
3. VISA/Mastercard

Applicants may also pay the course fee by VISA or Mastercard, including the “HKU SPACE Mastercard”, at any HKU SPACE enrolment centres. Holders of the HKU SPACE Mastercard can enjoy a 10-month interest-free instalment period for courses with a tuition fee worth a minimum of HK$2,000; however, the course applicant must also be the cardholder himself/herself. For enquiries, please contact our staff at any enrolment centres.

4. Online Payment

Online application / enrolment is offered for most open admission courses (course enrolled on first come, first served basis) and selected award-bearing programmes. Application fees and course fees of these programmes/courses can be settled by using "PPS by Internet" (not available via mobile phones), VISA or Mastercard. In addition to the aforesaid online payment channels, continuing students of award-bearing programmes, if their programmes offer online service, may also pay their course fees by Online WeChat Pay, Online Alipay and Faster Payment System (FPS). Please refer to Enrolment Methods - Online Enrolment  for details.

Notes

  • If the programme/course is starting within five working days, application by post is not recommended to avoid any delays. Applicants are advised to enrol in person at HKU SPACE Enrolement Centres and avoid making cheque payment under this circustance.
  • Fees paid are not refundable except under very exceptional circumstances (e.g. course cancellation due to insufficient enrolment), subject to the School’s discretion. In exceptional cases where a refund is approved, fees paid by cash, EPS, WeChat Pay, Alipay, cheque or PPS (for online payment only) will normally be reimbursed by a cheque, and fees paid by credit card will normally be reimbursed to the payment cardholder's credit card account.
  • In addition to the published fees, there may be additional costs associated with individual programmes. Please refer to the relevant course brochures or direct any enquiries to the relevant programme team for details.
  • Fees and places on courses cannot be transferrable from one applicant to another. Once accepted onto a course, the student may not change to another course without approval from HKU SPACE. A processing fee of HK$120 will be levied on each approved transfer.
  • Receipts will be issued for fees paid but HKU SPACE will not be repsonsible for any loss of receipt sent by mail.
  • For payment certification, please submit a completed form, a sufficiently stamped and self-addressed envelope, and a crossed cheque for HK$30 per copy made payable to "HKU SPACE" to any of our enrolment centres.