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Diploma of Industrial Design

Career Area:Manufacturing & Engineering 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

Career Pathways

- Assistant product designer
- Industrial design technician.

Prior Learning

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

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
Various Full Time
16hrs/Week for 48 weeks

Thanks for visiting! Hunter TAFE is taking enquiries for this course commencing in 2017.

Depending on demand, this course may be available to study full-time, part-time day or evening. Students can discuss options to study flexibly, on campus, or with a mix of campus and online.

The Enrolment Sessions are scheduled to take place on:

Date: Wednesday 10th November 2016
Time: 12:00am – 2:00pm
Location: Newcastle Campus Block G Level G Room 2P

This training may be subsidised by the NSW Government.

We encourage you to enquire now so we can keep in touch with you on when and how to enrol.

Alternatively call us on 131 225.

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11Hrs P/W face to face along with self directed studies, Research and industry engagement making a volume of learning of approximately 20hrs P/W Fee: $5,700.00


The 2017 Smart and Skilled fee will be published soon. As a guide

The 2016 Smart and Skilled Second Qualification Fee is $5,700.00

The 2016 Smart and Skilled First Qualification Fee is $5,070.00

Students can pay their fee upfront or take out a VET FEE-HELP Loan. This study now, pay later option is a student loan scheme funded by the Commonwealth Government.

More information is available from the Fees and Charges section of this website. Please note it is a requirement to read the VET FEE-HELP Information for 2017 booklet before applying for this loan. It is important to note Census Dates. Your Census Dates are the last day you can withdraw your enrolment without incurring the cost for each Unit of Study.

You may be eligible for a fee exemption which will be confirmed at enrolment.

The fees indicated above are based on students being approved for training subsidised by the NSW Government. If you do not qualify for training subsidised by the NSW Government, please do not hesitate to contact us on 131 225 so that Hunter TAFE can assist you to achieve your study and career goals.

Costs associated with work experience and field trips such as food, transport and accommodation will be at the students own expense.

The Hunter TAFE Fee and Refund Policy advises Hunter TAFE customers of their obligations with regard to Student Fees and Additional Costs, and of eligibility requirements for refunds. The policy can be found on the Hunter TAFE website

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 training is subsidised by the NSW Government.

To enrol in training subsidised by the NSW Government, a statutory declaration is required as proof of citizenship. The declaration must confirm that you will provide evidence of citizenship on request including one of the following:
- An Australian or New Zealand Birth Certificate
- Australian or New Zealand Passport
- Green Medicare Card
- Naturalisation Certificate

For Permanent Residents or Humanitarian Visa holders, a Certificate of Evidence of Resident Status (CERS) or a Humanitarian Visa will be accepted.

You’ll need to bring any transcripts for study previously undertaken with Registered Training Organisations (including TAFE NSW) so we can assess your eligibility for Recognition of Prior Learning and Credit Transfer.

Please contact us on 131 225 if you would like further information.

Enquire Now
Newcastle Campus campus
Semester: Semester Various,
Study Options: Full Time, 16hrs/Week, 48W weeks
How to Enrol:
Thanks for visiting! Hunter TAFE is taking enquiries for this course commencing in 2017.

Depending on demand, this course may be available to study full-time, part-time day or evening. Students can discuss options to study flexibly, on campus, or with a mix of campus and online.

The Enrolment Sessions are scheduled to take place on:

Date: Wednesday 10th November 2016
Time: 12:00am – 2:00pm
Location: Newcastle Campus Block G Level G Room 2P

This training may be subsidised by the NSW Government.

We encourage you to enquire now so we can keep in touch with you on when and how to enrol.

Alternatively call us on 131 225.

Proposed Timetable: 11Hrs P/W face to face along with self directed studies, Research and industry engagement making a volume of learning of approximately 20hrs P/W
Information Session:
Fees & Charges: Fee: $5,700.00


The 2017 Smart and Skilled fee will be published soon. As a guide

The 2016 Smart and Skilled Second Qualification Fee is $5,700.00

The 2016 Smart and Skilled First Qualification Fee is $5,070.00

Students can pay their fee upfront or take out a VET FEE-HELP Loan. This study now, pay later option is a student loan scheme funded by the Commonwealth Government.

More information is available from the Fees and Charges section of this website. Please note it is a requirement to read the VET FEE-HELP Information for 2017 booklet before applying for this loan. It is important to note Census Dates. Your Census Dates are the last day you can withdraw your enrolment without incurring the cost for each Unit of Study.

You may be eligible for a fee exemption which will be confirmed at enrolment.

The fees indicated above are based on students being approved for training subsidised by the NSW Government. If you do not qualify for training subsidised by the NSW Government, please do not hesitate to contact us on 131 225 so that Hunter TAFE can assist you to achieve your study and career goals.

Costs associated with work experience and field trips such as food, transport and accommodation will be at the students own expense.

The Hunter TAFE Fee and Refund Policy advises Hunter TAFE customers of their obligations with regard to Student Fees and Additional Costs, and of eligibility requirements for refunds. The policy can be found on the Hunter TAFE website

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 training is subsidised by the NSW Government.

To enrol in training subsidised by the NSW Government, a statutory declaration is required as proof of citizenship. The declaration must confirm that you will provide evidence of citizenship on request including one of the following:
- An Australian or New Zealand Birth Certificate
- Australian or New Zealand Passport
- Green Medicare Card
- Naturalisation Certificate

For Permanent Residents or Humanitarian Visa holders, a Certificate of Evidence of Resident Status (CERS) or a Humanitarian Visa will be accepted.

You’ll need to bring any transcripts for study previously undertaken with Registered Training Organisations (including TAFE NSW) so we can assess your eligibility for Recognition of Prior Learning and Credit Transfer.

Please contact us on 131 225 if you would like further information.

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.