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Diploma of Industrial Design

Product Code:10220NAT-01V02 National Code:10220NAT
Diploma of Industrial DesignThis course is intended to provide participants with a range of knowledge and skills to identify, design and develop new or improved products for manufacturing.

Participants will perform the following functions associated with industrial design:

- Visualise and create designs for products or processes in response to a design brief
- Design for a range of markets and functions including consumer products, electrical and electronic devices, furniture, lighting, medical and industrial
products
- Demonstrate technical skills incorporating current and forward looking CAD and 3D software technologies, including rapid prototyping and 3D printing
- Apply knowledge of manufacturing, construction and fabrication processes
- Respond to a range of design briefs
- Organise production
- Incorporate utility, aesthetics, human behaviour and market appeal into design solutions
- Make sketch models and mock ups.
VET Fee Help approved Study now and pay later with a VET FEE-HELP student loan (available to eligible students).

Entry Requirements

Senior Secondary Certificate of Education (or equivalent)

Pathways into this course may be via:
- Year 12 equivalent studies including design and technology related subjects
- related qualifications that could include:
o Certificate III in Design Fundamentals
o Certificate IV in Engineering Drafting
o Certificate IV in Design
o Certificate IV in Furniture Design and Technology

Prior Learning

For further information please refer to the Recognition area of the Hunter TAFE website.

Career Pathways

- Assistant product designer
- Industrial design technician.

Disclaimer

Courses will run subject to resources and demand. For the latest information, check with the appropriate campus, as course availability is subject to review and change.

Students with Disabilities

If you are considering studying with Hunter TAFE and are unsure what impact your disability may have on your study, please feel free to contact Disability Services to find out!

Delivery Locations, Important Dates, Study Options and Timetables

Newcastle Campus

Course Availability

Start Date Study Options How to Enrol Proposed Timetable Fees & Charges Important Information
Continual Enrolment Full Time


Register online or Call Hunter TAFE on 131225.

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Course Fee: $22,700.00

Total: $22,700.00


NSW Government funded places may be available for this course, subject to availability and individual eligibility. Further details will be provided at the course information session.

The units of study fees below apply if this is not your first qualification. Your actual fee may be less depending on your previous study. We will advise you of any fee reductions you are entitled to before you enrol.

Total Course Fees for 2nd Qualification is : $5,700.00

Unit of Study 1 - $2850.00
Unit of Study 2 - $2850.00

The full qualification fee for students who do not meet eligibility for training subsidized by the NSW Government is $22,270.

You can choose to either take out a VET FEE HELP loan or pay fees in full.
Most applicants will be eligible for a VET FEE HELP loan.
VET FEE HELP is a student loan scheme that is funded by the Commonwealth Government to assist eligible students to pay their course fees.
These loans are not subject to income or assets tests.
VET FEE HELP provides students with the option of deferring all of their tuition fees, or paying some of the fees upfront and deferring the balance.

For more information on VET FEE HELP, please call Hunter TAFE on 131225.
Local Entry Requirements

Entry requirements:
NSW Higher School Certificate (or equivalent)

Pathways into this course may be via:
Year 12 equivalent studies including design and technology related subjects

Related qualifications, that could include:
Certificate III in Design Fundamentals or
Certificate IV in Engineering Drafting or
Certificate IV in Design or
Certificate IV in Furniture Design and Technology

Other Information

This course is intended to provide students with a range of knowledge and skills to identify, design and develop new or improved products for manufacturing. They will perform the following functions associated with industrial design:

1. Visualise and create designs for products or processes in response to a design brief.
2. Design for a range of markets and functions including consumer products, electrical and electronic devices, furniture, lighting, medical and industrial products
3. Demonstrate technical skills incorporating current and forward looking CAD and 3D software technologies, including rapid prototyping and 3D printing
4. Apply knowledge of manufacturing, construction and fabrication processes
5. Respond to a range of design brief
6. Organise production
7. Incorporate utility, aesthetics, human behaviour and market appeal into design solutions
8. Make sketch models and mock ups.

Register Now
Newcastle Campus campus
Semester: Semester Continual Enrolment,
Study Options: Full Time, , weeks
How to Enrol:

Register online or Call Hunter TAFE on 131225.
Proposed Timetable:
Information Session:
Fees & Charges: Course Fee: $22,700.00

Total: $22,700.00


NSW Government funded places may be available for this course, subject to availability and individual eligibility. Further details will be provided at the course information session.

The units of study fees below apply if this is not your first qualification. Your actual fee may be less depending on your previous study. We will advise you of any fee reductions you are entitled to before you enrol.

Total Course Fees for 2nd Qualification is : $5,700.00

Unit of Study 1 - $2850.00
Unit of Study 2 - $2850.00

The full qualification fee for students who do not meet eligibility for training subsidized by the NSW Government is $22,270.

You can choose to either take out a VET FEE HELP loan or pay fees in full.
Most applicants will be eligible for a VET FEE HELP loan.
VET FEE HELP is a student loan scheme that is funded by the Commonwealth Government to assist eligible students to pay their course fees.
These loans are not subject to income or assets tests.
VET FEE HELP provides students with the option of deferring all of their tuition fees, or paying some of the fees upfront and deferring the balance.

For more information on VET FEE HELP, please call Hunter TAFE on 131225.
Important Information: Local Entry Requirements

Entry requirements:
NSW Higher School Certificate (or equivalent)

Pathways into this course may be via:
Year 12 equivalent studies including design and technology related subjects

Related qualifications, that could include:
Certificate III in Design Fundamentals or
Certificate IV in Engineering Drafting or
Certificate IV in Design or
Certificate IV in Furniture Design and Technology

Other Information

This course is intended to provide students with a range of knowledge and skills to identify, design and develop new or improved products for manufacturing. They will perform the following functions associated with industrial design:

1. Visualise and create designs for products or processes in response to a design brief.
2. Design for a range of markets and functions including consumer products, electrical and electronic devices, furniture, lighting, medical and industrial products
3. Demonstrate technical skills incorporating current and forward looking CAD and 3D software technologies, including rapid prototyping and 3D printing
4. Apply knowledge of manufacturing, construction and fabrication processes
5. Respond to a range of design brief
6. Organise production
7. Incorporate utility, aesthetics, human behaviour and market appeal into design solutions
8. Make sketch models and mock ups.