Professional Diploma in Jewelry Design
In recent years, one of the knowledge-intensive industries that are particularly reliant on creativity and talent - creative industries (創意工業) - have received increasing attention in the advanced economies both in economic debates and policy considerations. Similarly, Hong Kong`s designers enjoy an edge over regional competitors in terms of creativity.
With the significant growth of National Income in China in recent years, people are looking for quality of life. Only those jewelry and products with stylish design can meet with the demand. Creative designers are therefore in need.
In view of this, the Association specially organizes this professional diploma programme to provide participants with the training opportunities to develop their own personal portfolio through assignments and graduation creative project, which gives a solid ground to enter the industry.
Established in 1965, the Hong Kong Jewellery & Jade Manufacturers Association aims to unite those in the Hong Kong jewellery industry, to establish contacts and links with relevant government authorities and international organizations. and to promote the development of the trade.
Their services include: organizing local Jewellery to participate in major overseas jewellery trade show; providing updated information of the jade and jewellery industry; organizing seminars and conferences; and providing members with jadeite identification certification services.
Ms HO Mi Yee Millie, a PDJD student, has won the Champion in the Student Group of The 15th Hong Kong Jewellery Design Competition hosted by Hong Kong Trade Development Council in 2014
This programme can be completed in ten months. It consists of seven modules, with a diploma being awarded upon completion of the course.
- Design Theory, Methodology and Fashion
- Jewelry Design Theory
- Computer-Aided Design and Applications on Jewelry and Product Design
- Drawing Skills on Jewelry Design
- 3D Computer Modeling and Post-Production on Product Design
- Accessory Production Practices
- Creative Design Graduation Project
Cantonese (supplemented with English)
HK$ 20,150 (First Term: HK$8,550, Second Term, HK$11,400, Application Fee: HK$200)
HK$ 21,060 (First Term: HK$8,940, Second Term: HK$11,920, Application Fee: HK$200)
Understand basic computer operations
- No restriction on professional background and working experience