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3D Design (Product, Architecture & Interiors)

  • Full Time
  • Suffolk New College (Ipswich)
  • Level 3 | Vocational

Course overview

This two-year programme offers an immersive exploration of the dynamic world of 3D design within creative industries. This course spans architecture, interior design, furniture, and product design. Through this journey of creative exploration, you’ll expand your interests for further study or industry specialisation.

The programme empowers you to harness your creativity using a wide array of tools, from traditional techniques like model making and drawing to cutting-edge digital technologies including 3D CAD, 3D printing, and Adobe Photoshop. Working within a supportive community, you’ll engage in practical workshops, one-to-one tutorials, collaborative projects, and constructive critiques.

Your learning experience extends beyond the classroom with museum visits and industry engagements, fostering the skills and autonomy needed for progression into higher education, apprenticeships, or entry-level roles in the industry.

Assessment is based on project completion, unit requirements, and final major projects, with ongoing feedback and target setting to ensure your continual development. This course demands proactive engagement and dedication outside of regular hours to meet the high standard of work required.

A positive, proactive mindset along with a passion for creativity is essential. You should possess a thirst for learning, a willingness to challenge conventional thinking, and the ability to collaborate effectively within a team.

Course highlights

  • Model making, drawing, 3D CAD, 3D printing, and Adobe Photoshop
  • Learning through practical workshops, individual tutorials, exciting peer-to-peer work, and class critiques
  • This is a fast-moving, proactive, and forward-thinking course

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