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Creative Design and Media Production
Full Time

Higher Diploma in Creative Design and Media (Visual Communication)

  • QF Level

    The qualification of this programme is recognised under the Qualifications Framework in Hong Kong.
    QF level:4
    QR Registration No.:18/000224/L4
    Registration Validity Period:01/09/2018 to 31/08/2021

  • Programme Mode

    Full Time
  • Teaching Modes

    Face to face

  • Duration

    2 Years
  • Course Starting Date

    September 2020

  • Location

    HKCT Jockey Club Ma On Shan Campus

  • Contact Info

    Tel: 2265 3571 / 2926 1222
    Email:  design@hkct.edu.hk

  • Contents

    The programme features a comprehensive range of design theories and techniques and communication knowledge, with an aim to sharpen students’ competitiveness for future careeers or studies, aspiring students who would like to join the creative design industry and designed to hone their professional skills and lay a good foundation of design . Students will take grasp of media and technology knowledge and use the latest computer software, design applications and audio-visual equipment, which effectively put their creativity and design talent into play.

  • Course Feature

    • The curriculum covers design and colour theories, imaging visualisation, graphics, interactive media design, etc
    • The programme equips students with professional design techniques and creative thinking methods, trains up students to analyse business market intelligence before coming up with design solutions catering the market demand
    • Coursework encourages students to contribute their creativity and design concepts in responding to or solving social issues
    • Students may arranged for internship in 4As advertising company/related overseas organization
    • More than 90% graduates employed in design industry
  • Entry Requirements

    Successful completion of Secondary 6 (Level 2 in 5 HKDSE subjects*); or
    Successful completion of Secondary 7 (1 pass in HKAL or 2 passes in HKAS Level subjects; and 5 passes in HKCEE*); or
    Holder of Diploma for Tertiary Studies; or
    Holder of Diploma Yi Jin / Yi Jin Diploma; or
    Holder of Pre-Associate Degree / Diploma; or
    Aged 21 or above with 1 year relevant working experience in related industry(s); or
    Equivalent qualifications; And
    Pass in admission interview.

    *Including Chinese Language and English Language

  • Tuition Fees

    Year 1: HK$53,166
    Year 2: HK$58,450

    This programme (laboratory-based) is subsidised under Study Subsidy Scheme for Designated Professions/Sectors (SSSDP). In the 2020/21 academic year, a subsidy of up to $37,300 per academic year will be provided to each eligible local student. The first-year tuition fee after maximum subsidy amount is $15,866.

     

    (Year 2 tuition fees will be reviewed and adjusted on the basis of inflation and other factors. All tuition fees are subject to the final approval from the Education Bureau.) 

  • Tuition Fees Assistance

    Subsidy under SSSDP (Only local students are eligible for the subsidy)
    Financial Assistance Scheme for Post-secondary Students (grant and low-interest loan)
    Non-means-tested Loan
    Student Travel Subsidy for Post-secondary Students

  • Featured Course

    Art and Community
    Creative Thinking
    Digital Media and Design Appreciation
    Typography Application
    Introduction to Audio Visual Imaging Special Effect in Photography and Video
    3D Imaging
    Project Development and Presentation
    Concept Visualization
    Interactive Media Practice
    Branding and Promotion Design
    Final Project (Visual Communication)

  • Internship

    Internship in Student Enterprise and different design companies may be arranged for students to obtain practical work experience.

  • Student Words

    WINSTON CHENG Siu Tung (Current General Manager and Art Director of Aeternam Art Design Studio)
    In my 3-year study, I would like to thank HKCT provided me different design practices, these practices let me realize my strength in specific aspects of the industry. HKCT also gave me the chance of internship which I learnt a lot from it. The skills and experiences from the internship allow me to start my career more easily.

  • Graduation Path

    Graduates may pursue a graphic designer career in various areas, including printed matter design associated with graphic design, advertising design, books and magazines, corporate design and packaging.

Programme Enquiry

Name (Chinese)
Name (English)
Cell phone number / Contact phone number
*
Gender
Email
*
Academic Level
Secondary School Name
#
Please enter the code from above image
*
  
   
*Must Enter
#Applicable for “HKCT Partner School Programme” only





Contact Info

Tel: 2265 3571 / 2926 1222
Email:  design@hkct.edu.hk

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Creative Design and Media Production
Full Time

Higher Diploma in Creative Design and Media (Visual Communication)

QF Level

The qualification of this programme is recognised under the Qualifications Framework in Hong Kong.
QF level:4
QR Registration No.:18/000224/L4
Registration Validity Period:01/09/2018 to 31/08/2021


Programme Mode

Full Time

Teaching Modes

Face to face


Duration

2 Years

Course Starting Date

September 2020


Location

HKCT Jockey Club Ma On Shan Campus


Contact Info

Tel: 2265 3571 / 2926 1222
Email:  design@hkct.edu.hk


Contents

The programme features a comprehensive range of design theories and techniques and communication knowledge, with an aim to sharpen students’ competitiveness for future careeers or studies, aspiring students who would like to join the creative design industry and designed to hone their professional skills and lay a good foundation of design . Students will take grasp of media and technology knowledge and use the latest computer software, design applications and audio-visual equipment, which effectively put their creativity and design talent into play.


Course Feature

  • The curriculum covers design and colour theories, imaging visualisation, graphics, interactive media design, etc
  • The programme equips students with professional design techniques and creative thinking methods, trains up students to analyse business market intelligence before coming up with design solutions catering the market demand
  • Coursework encourages students to contribute their creativity and design concepts in responding to or solving social issues
  • Students may arranged for internship in 4As advertising company/related overseas organization
  • More than 90% graduates employed in design industry

Entry Requirements

Successful completion of Secondary 6 (Level 2 in 5 HKDSE subjects*); or
Successful completion of Secondary 7 (1 pass in HKAL or 2 passes in HKAS Level subjects; and 5 passes in HKCEE*); or
Holder of Diploma for Tertiary Studies; or
Holder of Diploma Yi Jin / Yi Jin Diploma; or
Holder of Pre-Associate Degree / Diploma; or
Aged 21 or above with 1 year relevant working experience in related industry(s); or
Equivalent qualifications; And
Pass in admission interview.

*Including Chinese Language and English Language


Tuition Fees

Year 1: HK$53,166
Year 2: HK$58,450

This programme (laboratory-based) is subsidised under Study Subsidy Scheme for Designated Professions/Sectors (SSSDP). In the 2020/21 academic year, a subsidy of up to $37,300 per academic year will be provided to each eligible local student. The first-year tuition fee after maximum subsidy amount is $15,866.

 

(Year 2 tuition fees will be reviewed and adjusted on the basis of inflation and other factors. All tuition fees are subject to the final approval from the Education Bureau.) 


Tuition Fees Assistance

Subsidy under SSSDP (Only local students are eligible for the subsidy)
Financial Assistance Scheme for Post-secondary Students (grant and low-interest loan)
Non-means-tested Loan
Student Travel Subsidy for Post-secondary Students



Featured Course

Art and Community
Creative Thinking
Digital Media and Design Appreciation
Typography Application
Introduction to Audio Visual Imaging Special Effect in Photography and Video
3D Imaging
Project Development and Presentation
Concept Visualization
Interactive Media Practice
Branding and Promotion Design
Final Project (Visual Communication)

Internship

Internship in Student Enterprise and different design companies may be arranged for students to obtain practical work experience.

Student Words

WINSTON CHENG Siu Tung (Current General Manager and Art Director of Aeternam Art Design Studio)
In my 3-year study, I would like to thank HKCT provided me different design practices, these practices let me realize my strength in specific aspects of the industry. HKCT also gave me the chance of internship which I learnt a lot from it. The skills and experiences from the internship allow me to start my career more easily.

Graduation Path

Graduates may pursue a graphic designer career in various areas, including printed matter design associated with graphic design, advertising design, books and magazines, corporate design and packaging.

Programme Enquiry

Name (Chinese)
Name (English)
Cell phone number / Contact phone number
*
Gender
Email
*
Academic Level
Secondary School Name
#
Please enter the code from above image
*
  
 
 
*Must Enter
#Applicable for “HKCT Partner School Programme” only





Contact Info

Tel: 2265 3571 / 2926 1222
Email:  design@hkct.edu.hk