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Design Studies

Courses are academic classes taught by qualified instructors that are intended to enhance participant’s knowledge of a given area or training in a particular discipline. Courses vary broadly in terms of length, size, content and duration.

Design is a specialty discipline with a vast array of applications. Constructing an object or process is key to meeting clients’ needs. Unique thinking, research, analysis and problem solving combine to fabricate products in corporate, education, government, and not-for-profit environments.

 

Students who complete a part of their degree in Asia are growing in numbers. Currently, the second and the third biggest economies are in Asia. Without limitation, students have described their time in Asia as the best experience of their lives. Today, three of the four most populated countries of the world are in Asia: China, India, and Indonesia.

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Course in Architecture - Refresh: Exploring Built Environments Through a Culture of Play: A Devised Theatre Workshop

CEPT | Summer Winter School
Campus Full time 10 days December 2018 India Ahmedabad

The ReFresh workshops are conceived to work with and within urban organizations. They are ten-day long resulting in a performance, engaging the community both as participants and audience. It seeks to reveal the pleasures and possibilities of built environments otherwise hidden due to habitual use and familiarity by inhabiting them creatively- through theatre and bodywork - emphasizing an active experience of space. In collaborating with theatre-makers, the conditions of play are set up along the lines of site-specific devised theatre and which is collaboratively made over an intense period from scratch. [+]

The ReFresh workshops are conceived to work with and within urban organizations. They are ten-day long resulting in a performance, engaging the community both as participants and audience. It seeks to reveal the pleasures and possibilities of built environments otherwise hidden due to habitual use and familiarity by inhabiting them creatively- through theatre and bodywork - emphasizing an active experience of space. In collaborating with theatre-makers, the conditions of play are set up along the lines of site-specific devised theatre and which is collaboratively made over an intense period from scratch. Using physical theatre techniques and principles of architecture, the participants become creative performers who create, edit, design and perform short pieces of original site-specific theatre work. The performance can be thought of as urban meditations which help in the re-discovery and activation of built environments, thereby acting as precursors to design.... [-]


Course in Design - Understanding Glass as a Material

CEPT | Summer Winter School
Campus Full time 8 days December 2018 India Ahmedabad

This Course shall provide an in-depth understanding of "GLASS" as a material, its history, and its evolution in a modern context. Audio-visual presentations will be conducted to understand the theory of different types of glass and its various processing techniques. [+]

This Course shall provide an in-depth understanding of "GLASS" as a material, its history, and its evolution in a modern context. Audio-visual presentations will be conducted to understand the theory of different types of glass and its various processing techniques. Practical studio classes will be conducted to introduce the students to the wonderful world of Stained Glass, through a series of sessions in techniques like cutting, grinding, foiling of glass, designing, and structural concept; Glass Staining: Understanding of the Material, the Process, compatibility for use in conjunction with stained glass,designing for a theme based panel; Abrasive Techniques in Glass: Etched Glass & Textural Glass Techniques, exploration of etching & sandblasting, with an understanding of their uses in contemporary requirements; Furnace Module & Hot Glass Techniques: Shall provide an understanding of the temperatures, annealing, cooling and calculations of the Hot Glass processes, practical sessions on slumping of Glass, fusing of Glass/Inclusions, recycled glass & its applications. Simple projects will be undertaken in all processes. Participants enrolling for this course shall take note of following requirements; Closed Toe Shoes, eye defenders & aprons are mandatory, no eating, drinking, smoking in the studio premises, adhere to good conduct, standards & practices while in studio premises.... [-]


Course in Design - Repurposing a Design Classic - Exploring Alternatives with Aalto Stool

CEPT | Summer Winter School
Campus Full time 5 days December 2018 India Ahmedabad

The Aalto stool 60 with its cheaper version of the Ikea stool is at the forefront of this workshop, which intends to explore an alternative form of the same stool with a re-purposed use. [+]

The Aalto stool 60 with its cheaper version of the Ikea stool is at the forefront of this workshop, which intends to explore an alternative form of the same stool with a re-purposed use. This simple piece of furniture has to be re-thought keeping its iconic and signature form intact into another piece of furniture which responds to the contextualized lifestyle, local context or simply an alternative use. The spatial intent of a stool is seen above the 440 mm from the ground, but the one under is an unexplored territory. Seeing something to fit in that space, or perhaps, aside or above it, to create another piece which shall respond to a space which has all or almost all furniture needs met with the same language elements. Experiments allow it to keep it married to its original use, could also be an alternative with a condition that it adds more beauty to its already existing form.... [-]


Course in Architecture - Digital Crafts: Game Pavilion

CEPT | Summer Winter School
Campus Full time 19 days December 2018 India Ahmedabad

Digital Crafts is a series of workshops which started with SWS program at CEPT University in 2013. Advancements in digital technology offer various tools for form making that negotiates between Design to Production. [+]

Digital Crafts is a series of workshops which started with SWS program at CEPT University in 2013. Advancements in digital technology offer various tools for form making that negotiates between Design to Production.

The workshop is a continuation of Digital Crafts 2016 (Outcome of which is built in the Riverfront Park, Shahibag Ahmedabad). An ongoing research on material and construction technique lead us to the successful construction of laminated dome in clay tiles. "Game Pavilion" is a live project for which Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation has granted a site in Riverfront Park Usmanpura, Ahmedabad. Programmatic requirement includes three components: board games for various age group, a reading room, and a cafe. The workshop will focus on generating timber grid shell structure using computational tools. The design will be optimized, both in terms of geometry and structure followed by digital fabrication. Fabrication techniques will explore two directions. One, hybrid, that comprises 3D printed joints and timber laths. Second CNC milled reciprocal frames. Appropriate material (Pine or Western Hemlock) will be provided based on the designs generated. Students will make scale models (1:5) and 1:1 scale prototypes. Simulation results of the structural analysis will be compared with physical load testing.... [-]


Course in Architecture: Understanding The Meaning and Implication of Barrier Free Built Environment

CEPT | Summer Winter School
Campus Full time 13 days December 2018 India Ahmedabad

On February 12, a physically challenged girl was made to climb two dozen stairs to reach her seat in a government exam hall in Madhya Pradesh and this incident got covered by large media houses. [+]

On February 12, a physically challenged girl was made to climb two dozen stairs to reach her seat in a government exam hall in Madhya Pradesh and this incident got covered by large media houses. (Hindustan Times, February 15, 2017). There are millions of disabled people suffer every hour struggling to fight for their equal right to have barrier-free places. The issue goes beyond asking an individual or organization why they didn’t make requisite arrangements for physically challenged candidates to access their premises. Our built environment is notoriously disabled unfriendly. Apart from the Ahmedabad BRTS which was designed with the disabled in mind but it has been struggling to allow disabled person due to the failure of implementing strict barrier-free code while execution. Most forms of public transport haven’t been designed with the disabled in mind.... [-]


Course in Architecture - Drawing Laboratory in Kochi - The Sudden Change of the Line

CEPT | Summer Winter School
Campus Full time 7 days December 2018 India Kochi

The Drawing Laboratory will take place in the historically interesting and inspiring settings of Kochi and the Kochi-Muziris Biennale. This workshop is for all those who are studying/working in the field of architecture, design, applied or visual arts. [+]

The Drawing Laboratory will take place in the historically interesting and inspiring settings of Kochi and the Kochi-Muziris Biennale. This workshop is for all those who are studying/working in the field of architecture, design, applied or visual arts. For everyone that likes to deepen his/her drawing skills, but above all seeks to acquire freedom in the use of drawing as a medium of expression, communication, research and to generate ideas! "The sudden change of the line" – the very characteristic property of the medium drawing - will be the common thread throughout the workshop. Working very basically with pencil and paper, drawing is the improvisation tool above all other. It is direct and flexible and ideally suited for visualizing ideas quickly, the starting point. The character of all lessons is that we switch between working from observation and working from imagination, between mobility and utility, content and skills. In the workshop one will work with the different concepts of reproduction, modification, converting, assembling, transformation and representation. We alternately work with pictures, objects, a model and the city itself. On top of that, the inspiring exhibitions of the Kochi-Muziris Biennale as starting point shall be needed. At the end of the course, we will definitely find a striking way to exhibit our work to the public! For all those who like to deepen their drawing skills but above all acquiring freedom in the use of drawing as a medium of expression, research and to generate ideas!... [-]


Visual Design Course

General Assembly
Campus Part time 8 weeks February 2019 USA New York Atlanta Austin Boston Chicago Dallas Denver Los Angeles Santa Monica Irvine Providence San Francisco San Jose Seattle Washington Arlington United Kingdom London Hong Kong Singapore Australia Brisbane Melbourne Sydney USA Online + 24 more

Apply fundamental tools of visual communication ー typography, color and layout ー to design beautiful digital products in Photoshop. [+]

Skills & Tools

Apply Photoshop’s powerful functions to digital product design.

Production Standard

Start with an idea and a mood board: finish with a production‐ready mockup of a responsive webpage.

The Big Picture

Grasp how effective visual communication — from font pairings to style tiles — helps translate compelling ideas across any team, in any field.

Meet Your Support Team

Our educational excellence is a community effort. When you learn at GA, you can always rely on an in-house team of experts to provide guidance and support, whenever you need it.

Instructors

Learn industry-grade frameworks, tools, vocabulary, and best practices from a teacher whose daily work involves using them expertly.... [-]


User Experience Design Immersive Course

General Assembly
Campus Full time 10 weeks February 2019 USA New York Atlanta Austin Boston Chicago Dallas Denver Los Angeles Santa Monica Irvine Providence San Francisco San Jose Seattle Washington Arlington United Kingdom London Hong Kong Singapore Australia Brisbane Melbourne Sydney USA Online + 24 more

Begin a career in UX with a grounding in research and design skills, from personas to prototypes. Build a portfolio rich with innovative insights. [+]

BECOME A UX DESIGNER IN 10 WEEKS

The User Experience Design Immersive program is crafted by top practitioners in the field, with a specific focus on helping you transition into a UX design career.

Learn From UX Experts

Attend classes designed and taught by some of the industry’s best UX designers.

Build Your Portfolio

Apply your UX skills across five class projects and build a working portfolio.

Get A UX Job

Become an apprentice or junior UX designer.

Career Support

We provide each of our immersive graduates with job readiness training, connections to employers, and opportunities to hone new skills.

Job Preparation

Build a strong portfolio and resume with support and feedback.... [-]


Illustrator CC

Inscape Education Group Dubai
Campus Part time 1 week July 2019 United Arab Emirates Dubai

Adobe Illustrator CC is the industry-standard vector graphics software used worldwide by designers of all types who want to create digital graphics, illustrations, and typography for all kinds of media: print, web, interactive, video, and mobile. [+]

Overview

Adobe Illustrator CC is the industry-standard vector graphics software used worldwide by designers of all types who want to create digital graphics, illustrations, and typography for all kinds of media: print, web, interactive, video, and mobile.

Entry Requirements

Computer proficiency, Language of delivery: English

Course Details

Starting Date1st July 2018

Part Time Face to Face Learning 4 x 3.5-hour sessions See Short Course Calendar for details Entry Requirements: No prerequisite.

The language of Delivery: English

Course outcome

The course will cover most of the topics below: Finding your way around the Illustrator screen (eg Menus, Tools, Palettes, Artboard…), Basic vector drawing, Using templates, existing drawings and importing, Select, Copy, Paste, Group, Duplicate, Delete; Layers; Navigating the view area; Using the Status Bar; Drawing and manipulating drawn objects (incl. tracing...); Clipping masks; Reshaping and distorting objects; Colour, Strokes and Fills; Working with Bitmap images; Editing and formatting text (eg tabs and indents, columns and rows)Transforming text; Introduction to web graphics.... [-]


Courses in Kidz Com.- Graphics

Oscar Institute
Campus Full time 1 month September 2019 United Arab Emirates Dubai

Digital graphic courses for children ages 6 to 8 [+]

DIGITAL GRAPHICS COURSE (6 -8 years)

TOTAL DURATION: 24 Hours (3 X 2 hour each (12 sessions) -1 Month) Windows Xp (2 Hrs.)

Explorer Desktop Settings Taskbar Properties

PaintBrush (6 Hrs.) Preliminary Drawing utility using mouse under Windows. Coredraw: (12 Hrs.) CorelDRAW is Vector graphic software, allowing the user to produce World Class Illustrations with 16.7 million colors. Salient Features

With CorelDRAW you can create Illustrations from scratch, enhance the Designs, use and embellish scanned Photos of your Digital Art, and send your finished work out in many ways. A vector-based drawing Program with extensive text handling and precision-drawing features. Ideal tool for virtually any design project from Commercial Art to technical illustrations, advertisements, publishing and Internet publishing. ... [-]

Course - Adobe Photoshop (Basic)

First Media Professional Learning Centre
Campus Full time 24 hours August 2019 Singapore

To develop a basic appreciation for digital imaging, image manipulation and poster design through the use of Adobe Photoshop. [+]

Course - Adobe Photoshop (Basic)To develop a basic appreciation for digital imaging, image manipulation and poster design through the use of Adobe Photoshop. This course also introduces learners to the very basics, tools and techniques to create bitmap and image base graphics.

What Will You Learn During the Lessons?

Lesson 1:

• Introduction to Photoshop

• User interface tools

• File formats

• Bitmap Vs Vector

• Resolution and Image Sizing

• Selection

• Artboard and Canvas SizeLesson 2:

• Bitmap Graphics

• Introduction to Layers and Concepts

• Arranging for images using layers

• Basic cropping of imagesLesson 3:... [-]


Photoshop CC

Inscape Education Group Dubai
Campus Part time 1 week June 2019 United Arab Emirates Dubai

Adobe Photoshop CC is a graphics editing program by Adobe Systems. It is used by professionals and regular consumers. It is usable on a variety of operating systems. This program can be used to create images from scratch or to alter existing images. Photoshop skills are useful and can lead to gainful employment. [+]

Overview

Adobe Photoshop CC is a graphics editing program by Adobe Systems. It is used by professionals and regular consumers. It is usable on a variety of operating systems. This program can be used to create images from scratch or to alter existing images. Photoshop skills are useful and can lead to gainful employment.

Entry Requirements

Computer proficiency, Language of delivery: English

Course Details

Starting Date17th June 2018

Part Time Face to Face Learning 4 x 3.5-hour sessions See Short Course Calendar for details Entry Requirements: No prerequisite.

The language of Delivery: English

Course outcome

The course will cover the topics below: Photoshop basics (eg How to create a new document and specify settings); Selection tools; Measurement tool and Info palette; Guides, Grids and Rulers (eg Change unit of measure); Painting tools (eg Paintbrush, Airbrush and options palette, Eye-dropper); Brushes (eg Define a custom brush); Colour range; Gradient tool (eg How to edit the transparency of a gradient); Layers; Layer mask and Layer effects (eg Background layers and normal layers); The History Palette; Modes (eg Duotone); Image (eg Posterize); Selections; Patterns; Rubber stamp tool (eg Impressionist); Masking, Channels (eg How to create your own new channel); Text (eg Editing text once it is on the page); Paths, Resolution and Scanning; Colour correction; Image adjustment; Filters; Actions (eg Save for web).... [-]


3DS Max

Inscape Education Group Dubai
Campus Part time 1 week September 2019 United Arab Emirates Dubai

3D Studio Max helps you explore and develop your design concepts. Building and exploring 3D digital models with Studio Max reduces conceptual design time and the need for physical models. 3D Studio Max enables you to better communicate your design intent with clients, colleagues, and consultants by offering a range of rendering, animation, and output options including fast, interactive design studies to photorealistic renderings and animations. 3D Studio Max helps you avoid costly errors by allowing you to interactively visualize 3D models and test various combinations of lighting and materials. [+]

Overview

3D Studio Max helps you explore and develop your design concepts. Building and exploring 3D digital models with Studio Max reduces conceptual design time and the need for physical models. 3D Studio Max enables you to better communicate your design intent with clients, colleagues, and consultants by offering a range of rendering, animation, and output options including fast, interactive design studies to photorealistic renderings and animations. 3D Studio Max helps you avoid costly errors by allowing you to interactively visualize 3D models and test various combinations of lighting and materials.

Entry Requirements

Computer proficiency, Language of delivery: English

Course Details ... [-]

Graphic Design Course

Beppu Mizobe Gakuen College
Campus Full time 2 years April 2019 Japan Beppu

We are living in an age that demands that information be designed in a way that is functional, yet visually stimulating. Students are able to obtain certification as Desktop Publisher Designers, Web Designers, and others upon graduation. [+]

We are living in an age that demands that information be designed in a way that is functional, yet visually stimulating. Students are able to obtain certification as Desktop Publisher Designers, Web Designers, and others upon graduation.

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AutoCad for the Built Environment

Inscape Education Group Dubai
Campus Part time 1 week August 2019 United Arab Emirates Dubai

The custom written AutoCAD course especially for people in the architectural sector. It is particularly suited to Interior Decorators and to Architectural Draughtspeople. [+]

Overview

The custom written AutoCAD course especially for people in the architectural sector. It is particularly suited to Interior Decorators and to Architectural Draughtspeople.

Entry Requirements

Computer proficiency, Language of delivery: English

Course Details Course structure

Part Time Face to Face Learning

4 x 3.5 hour sessionsSee Short Course Calendar for details

Entry Requirements

No prerequisite.

The language of delivery: English

Course outcome

By the end of this hands-on course, you should be able to produce architectural drawings using AutoCAD. Because it is a tutorial course, you will quickly become proficient in:

getting started: drawing setup and title blocks using the interface: menus & icons drawing and manipulating shapes like doors using special tools to simplify modifications dimensioning and hatching walls using many useful text features for notes making & manipulating symbols like windows using layers, linetypes and pens producing complete drawings to scales simplified plotting techniques efficient drawing file management ... [-]