Courses

1. Design Research- Short term certificate course in Material Handling, Indian Crafts

Course Inputs

  • Introduction to Indian Traditional Crafts and their implications
  • Creative Ability Enhancement through Design Research, Design Thinking, Design Strategy, Design process
  • Material handling and exploration through Innovation Labs technique
  • Introduction to more than 50 materials of daily life
  • Implication of materials of daily use in lifestyle products
  • Conceptualization of ideas transformations into the executions
  • Talent exchange programs
  • Introduction to basics of computer aided designs
  • Creative Reading and writing skills
  • Basics of Indian craft and Design
  • Elements of Design

Course Output

  • SITUATION TESTS AND STUDIO TESTS of design colleges
  • Can take up any material based design entrance examinations for further studies in more than 250 national, international and government approved institutions
  • Can join NIFT, NID, IIT, CEED, UCEED, IICD, FDDI and other institutions
  • Can  be assistants to design consultants
  • Can join event management companies

2. Design Foundation-Research and Basics of Design with DRS London Certification

Certification to be achieved after this course

  1. Certificate course in Design Research
  2. Membership of Design Research Society, London, UK
  3. Certificate course in Basics Foundation of Design

This course serves the students, aspirants to understand the basics of design research and building up a strong foundation by helping them utilize their precious time in a far better manner. DAD has understood, researched the systems and developed a world class study material that inculcates design thinking, design strategy that have been in latest trends. DAD works as per the latest and modern developments in design education systems. It is time to revise our education system and DAD’s community of designers has taken this as a social responsibility and chosen this is a medium of giving back to society.

Why is such a course required?

Till date students have been studying with commercial coaching systems of design due to lack of a proper non-profit educational service systems that actually killed the creativity by making students believe that even the creativity can me memorized as several other subjects. The creative freedom was bound by a set of rules defined by non-professionals who see education as their daily bread earning mode. Design is seen and taught as commodity and medium of showing the luxury. Students are not made aware of real life scenarios of design industry. The courses and their materials have never been revised and they end doing no good to the student’s career and their thought process.

Course Inputs

  • Creative Ability Enhancement through Design Research, Design Thinking, Design Strategy, Design process
  • Innovation and experimentation lab works
  • Talent exchange programs
  • Introduction to basics of computer aided designs
  • Use of basics of Mathematics in Design
  • English and communication abilities that drive design and fashion industry
  • Logical and reasoning abilities to take several design decisions throughout the course
  • Creative Reading and writing skills
  • Comprehending abilities to the real life situations
  • General Awareness with specifications in design and fashion
  • History of Design and Fashion
  • Visualization and Observation techniques
  • Mediums of representation of Ideas like drawing, coloring and art abilities
  • Basics of Fashion and Design
  • Basics of Indian craft and Design
  • Introduction to national and international brands and their ideologies
  • Elements of Design

How will this course help?

  • Can take up any design entrance examinations for further studies in more than 250 national, international and government approved institutions
  • Can join NIFT, NID, IIT, CEED, UCEED, IICD, FDDI and other institutions
  • A design portfolio will be developed
  • Can join design industry at very early stage of life with developed skills in design
  • Can take up design research as a future
  • Can  be assistants to design consultants
  • Can join event management companies
  • Can join design and branding companies

Duration– One year/ two semesters

3. Strategic Design Management-Master Classes

This course deals with design interventions in our own knowledge and strategizing with the help of design thinking process. It inculcates  all the mediums of design to bring out the desired results. Subjects like graphic design, communication design, creative writing, film making, photography, art direction and creative thinking shall be handy. This course provides certification as following specifications.

  1. Design Research
  2. Design Thinking
  3. Design Strategy
  4. Design Management
  5. Design for Society
  6. Design for Crafts
  7. Design for Medical
  8. Design for Politics
  9. Design for MSME