Certificate of Competence in 3D Design – Product Design Specialization

Certificate of Competence in 3D Design – Product Design Specialization

The dynamic nature of the global economy and the increasing global competition in product manufacturing industries force product manufacturers and suppliers to rely on product designers to continuously offer new product design solutions in order to be competitive. Demand for the services of product designers is very high worldwide.

In this twelve-month course, you will explore the techniques of Adobe’s Photoshop and the Foundry’s Modo software programmes to create innovative product designs. You will initially be immersed in design fundamental units which include drawing and illustration, colour theory, principles and elements of design, typography, idea generation and creative communication.

You will develop professional skills which can be applied in the design of consumer electronics, automobile, jewelry, furniture, footwear, sporting goods, toys, etc. Develop product design skills and create innovative product designs solutions that can improve everyday life.

Learning and Assessment
You will learn through a wide variety of teaching and learning methods including practical workshops, lectures, collaborative work and peer group critiques. Your assessment will be based on a submission of portfolio that demonstrates proficiency and excellence from a professional’s perspective.

Entry Requirements

  • Must be 18 years old, at least.
  • Should have successfully completed Senior High School, at least.
  • Should have basic IT skills or must be computer literate.
  • Must have a solid grasp of the English language.
  • Must be of sound mind.

Very important to note: This course is specially designed for those who have artistic inclination and who find this course useful and relevant to achieving their career aspirations.

What you will be required to bring to class (Hardware and Software):
All the learners will be required to bring to class a 64-bit windows laptop or an Apple Macintosh Airport-equipped notebook computer with DVD-R with the latest versions of Adobe’s Photoshop and Foundry’s Modo software programmes installed.


  • Be trained by industry experts.
  • Gain valuable experience from like-minded learners.
  • Build an industry-standard creative portfolio
  • Gain Certificate of Competence in 3D Design with specialization in Product Design.