$close

Filters

See Results

Diploma Programs in Design

Diploma programs can give students in-depth experiences to help them discover which topic of study would be most interesting as an area for further education. Some students use the skills gained to enter the workforce immediately with an advantage over those with less experience. What is a diploma in design? Students entering the program are often introduced to a blend of technical and practical s… Read more

Diploma programs can give students in-depth experiences to help them discover which topic of study would be most interesting as an area for further education. Some students use the skills gained to enter the workforce immediately with an advantage over those with less experience.

What is a diploma in design? Students entering the program are often introduced to a blend of technical and practical skills as they study the tactile and digital fields of design. Students can learn principles of engineering alongside the elements of design as they explore the art of visual communication. Design studies through various diploma programs include business strategies, entrepreneurial skills, fashion design, architecture or retail marketing, while others explore the digital realm of graphic design.

Students who complete a diploma in design often become skilled in project and time management through the many assignments they complete as they work on prototypes of their designs. Others gain strong visual skills that can help them create eye-catching designs.

Though earning a diploma may cost slightly more than earning a certificate, the benefits might make it worthwhile. There may also be government aid programs available to assist students working toward this goal. Students should inquire at the university or online program of their choice, as costs vary.

Diploma programs are a great way for students to decide if they are interested enough in a particular area to continue with a career that requires higher education, such as brand designer or animator. Those with diplomas can seek entry-level graphic designer or art director jobs or apply as a retail merchandiser with confidence that the hands-on skills acquired through earning a diploma sets them above the average applicant.

Opportunities for a diploma in design are worldwide. Students can learn the history of art in a country surrounded by centuries of art masters or study with the convenience of online learning. To begin, search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

Read less
Other options within this field of study: 
$format_list_bulleted Filters
Sort by:
  • Recommended Latest Title
  • Recommended
  • Latest
  • Title
Istituto Pantheon Design & Technology
Rome, Italy

The course in Design for the achievement of the First Level Academic Diploma aims to ensure mastery of artistic methods and techniques and the acquisition of specific discipli ... +

The course in Design for the achievement of the First Level Academic Diploma aims to ensure mastery of artistic methods and techniques and the acquisition of specific disciplinary and professional skills. The aim is to provide knowledge and design and expressive methodologies in the use of the tools of representation and artistic practices, with particular regard to Interior Design, Product Design and Garden Design. The Designer conveys innovation from a creative, aesthetic, social and technological point of view. -
Diploma
Full-time
3 years
Italian
Nov 2022
Campus
 
Cambridge School of Visual & Performing Arts
Cambridge, United Kingdom

If you are student who wants to study an Art or Design programme at Master’s level but do not have a relevant undergraduate degree or if you are an international student who h ... +

If you are student who wants to study an Art or Design programme at Master’s level but do not have a relevant undergraduate degree or if you are an international student who has completed an Art & Design degree outside of the UK and are looking to study a Master’s in the same or related discipline with the UK, our Graduate Diploma course will help you to develop the skills needed for entry onto a Master’s degree. -
Graduate Diploma
Full-time
English
Campus
 
Curtin College
Perth, Australia

Culminating with a Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Arts (Humanities) from Curtin University, the Diploma of Arts & Creative Industries is your pathway into the Creative Ar ... +

Culminating with a Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Arts (Humanities) from Curtin University, the Diploma of Arts & Creative Industries is your pathway into the Creative Arts, Social Sciences and Communications. The Bachelor of Arts encourages creativity, versatility and strong visual presentation and communication. It is a flexible, dynamic degree that allows you to tailor your studies to suit your personal interests and goals, be that in the rapidly expanding world of media and corporate communication, the industry, commerce, education and government sector, or the creative vision of a design agency. -
Diploma
Full-time
8 - 12 months
English
Campus
 

Earn a scholarship worth up to $10,000

Discover the options our scholarship can give you.
Campus Caraïbéen des Arts
Fort-de-France Bay, Martinique (Fr.)

The design option offers students the opportunity to understand the world and the environment, interpret them and design proposals for objects or object systems in line with c ... +

The design option offers students the opportunity to understand the world and the environment, interpret them and design proposals for objects or object systems in line with changing needs. -
Diploma
Full-time
3 years
French
Campus
 
École Intuit.Lab
Mumbai, India

This course is a premium programme which provides students with an in-depth understanding of Advertising, Branding, Design, Digital and Communication Strategies.

This course is a premium programme which provides students with an in-depth understanding of Advertising, Branding, Design, Digital and Communication Strategies. -
Postgraduate Diploma
Full-time
18 months
English
Jul 2022
Campus
 
L’école de Condé
Bordeaux, France

Studying design means entering a fascinating world that combines aesthetic experimentation, research into new uses, and new ways of creating meaning. This course necessarily b ... +

Studying design means entering a fascinating world that combines aesthetic experimentation, research into new uses, and new ways of creating meaning. This course necessarily begins with a Preparatory Year (Bachelor 1) in Design which provides all the tools necessary for creative development. The student's design department of the School of Condé falls into four Bachelor: graphic design printed & digital, space design - interior design, product design - objects and fashion design - styling, and several Master's programs. -
Advanced Diploma
French
 
German-Malaysian Institute
Kajang, Malaysia

Product Design & Manufacturing is a programme that focuses on product design concepts, presentation of new product ideas and advanced manufacturing applications for produc ... +

Product Design & Manufacturing is a programme that focuses on product design concepts, presentation of new product ideas and advanced manufacturing applications for production. -
Diploma
English
Jan 2022
Campus
 
Monash College
Melbourne, Australia

Our Diploma of Art & Design prepares you for a degree in fine art, Architecture, Industrial Design, Communication Design, Spatial Design and Collaborative Design at Monash ... +

Our Diploma of Art & Design prepares you for a degree in fine art, Architecture, Industrial Design, Communication Design, Spatial Design and Collaborative Design at Monash University. -
Diploma
English
Jan 2022
Campus
 
Bridgend College Penybont
Bridgend, United Kingdom

You will be assessed in a variety of ways which could include assignments, external examinations, case studies and continual class assessment. Progress to employment within Co ... +

You will be assessed in a variety of ways which could include assignments, external examinations, case studies and continual class assessment. Progress to employment within Construction as an apprentice/trainee Painter & Decorator with progression to L2 NVQ Diploma in Painting & Decorating. -
Diploma
English
 
FBI Fashion College
Glebe, Australia

FBI believes that not only should you learn how to design a range, but you should also know how to produce the collection. FBI Design courses are hands-on and practical. Stude ... +

FBI believes that not only should you learn how to design a range, but you should also know how to produce the collection. FBI Design courses are hands-on and practical. Students learn the entire process from design and construction to the marketing of a fashion label. -
Diploma
English
Jan 2022
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
South Essex College
Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom

Overview Level 4 course (Available to UK/EU students) This is a dynamic, intensive and creative course that covers a wide range of specialist areas and helps you prepare a por ... +

Overview Level 4 course (Available to UK/EU students) This is a dynamic, intensive and creative course that covers a wide range of specialist areas and helps you prepare a portfolio to assist with entry to a higher education course in an art and design subject. The qualification has been designed to encourage exploration, experimentation and risk taking, which will extend the learners’ critical independence and enable them to demonstrate a full understanding of the relevant standards required to achieve progression to higher education. -
Advanced Diploma
Campus
 
TAFE VIC - The Gordon Institute
Colac, Australia

If you are creative, enjoy variety, and develop new designs, our popular graphic design course is for you! This hands-on program is taught to you by practising industry profes ... +

If you are creative, enjoy variety, and develop new designs, our popular graphic design course is for you! This hands-on program is taught to you by practising industry professionals who will develop your technical, creative and conceptual skills to create design solutions for a range of client requirements and real work opportunities. -
Diploma
English
Jan 2022
Campus
 
Virtu Institute
Sydney, Australia

This course/qualification provides the skills and knowledge required to perform interior design and decoration for building interiors.

This course/qualification provides the skills and knowledge required to perform interior design and decoration for building interiors. -
Diploma
English
Jan 2022
Campus
 
New Brunswick College Of Craft And Design
Fredericton, Canada

Explore a wide range of traditional and contemporary textile techniques, including spinning, felting, weaving, knitting, and printing. Customize your education by selecting an ... +

Explore a wide range of traditional and contemporary textile techniques, including spinning, felting, weaving, knitting, and printing. Customize your education by selecting an area of specialization in your second year, either machine knitting or weaving. -
Diploma
Full-time
2 years
English
Campus
 
Newham College
London, United Kingdom

This course will suit learners who have completed a Level 3 Foundation Diploma or equivalent, such as a BTEC Extended Diploma.

This course will suit learners who have completed a Level 3 Foundation Diploma or equivalent, such as a BTEC Extended Diploma. -
Diploma
English
Campus