Programmes leading to PolyU Awards

 Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Art and Design in Education
Programme Code73460
Awarding InstitutionThe Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Programme Starting Date04 Sep 2017
Aims and ObjectivesThe Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Art and Design in Education is tailored for working designers and art / design educators, engaging in-service professionals in developing new practices in a design-driven society. It aims to refine practitioners’ conceptual skills and practical knowledge in relevant disciplines, and facilitate the development of critical perspectives on the issues of design, culture and education in local contexts. The programme also engages educators and design practitioners in teamwork and developing new learning materials and content for our knowledge-based society.
FeaturesThis programme's main focus is on the provision of advanced art and design training at the practical and theoretical levels that are suitable to the local culture and its educational context. The programme offers opportunities in academic research and school-based educational development, as well as art and design experimentation in the workplace.

This programme is offered by the School of Design (SD) of PolyU, and is administered by PolyU SPEED. Most of the classes will be held on PolyU Hung Hom Bay Campus and PolyU West Kowloon Campus.

Upon successful completion of the programme, the degree will be awarded by The Hong Kong Polytechnic University.

Programme details are available on the SD website
Normal Duration3-4 years (Part-time mode)
Medium of InstructionEnglish (except for subjects with Chinese requirements)
Programme LeaderMr Siu King-chung      BFA, MA