Higher National Diploma in Graphics Design - HND Graphics Design

Programme Aims


  •  To equip students with knowledge, understanding and skills for success in employment in the Graphic Design industry.
  •   To develop the individual’s ability in the Graphic Design industry through effective use and combination of the knowledge and skills gained in different parts of the programme.
  •  To provide an educational foundation for a range of skills and techniques, personal qualities and attributes essential for successful performance in working life.
  •  To provide specialised studies directly relevant to individual vocations and professions in which students are working or intend to seek employment.
  •  To provide flexibility, knowledge, skills and motivation as a basis for career development and future studies in Graphic Design.

Subjects of Study and Time Table


Mandatory/Core Units– all 9 units MUST be

undertaken

 

Optional  Units -4 Must be undertaken

1.

Professional Development

14.

Web Design

2.

Contextual Studies

15.

Branding & Identity

3.

Individual Project (Pearson-set)

16

3D Modelling & Rendering

4.

Techniques & Processes

17

Project Management

5.

Typography

18

Digital Animation

6.

Graphic Design Practices

19

Creative Entrepreneurship

7.

Professional Practice

20

Trend Forecasting

8.

Applied Practice Collaborative Project

 

(Pearson-set)

21

Moving Image

9.

Advanced Graphic Design Studies

22

Advanced Interior Design Studies

 

Specialist Units -3 Must be undertaken

10.

Packaging Design

23

Photographic Practices

11.

Communication in Art & Design

24

Digital Design Practices

12.

Workflows

25

Fashion & Textiles Practices

13.

Visual Narratives

26

Computer Aided Design (CAD)

Key

1

Level 4

 

Level 5 Units

Time table


DaysMorning- SessionsMid- MorningAfternoon- SessionEvening(Part time)
Monday-Friday8.30-10.30am 11.00 -1.00 pm2.00-4.00 pm5.30 - 8.00 pm
Saturday (Part Time)8.30-10.30am 11.00 -1.00 pm--

Course Requirements


  •  HND candidates should have successfully completed KCSE or GCE (A level) or equivalent or should have related work experience. Credit transfer from prior recognized qualifications will also be considered.

  • Fees Structure


    HNC and HND Fees
    Admission Fee: KShs. 10,000/- Once only. (includes use of library and internet)
    Tuition Fee: KShs. 92,000/- per term
    BTEC Registration fee: UK 260 pounds (Once only) and annual exam fee of UK 120 pounds

    Admission Process


    •  Complete the admission form from here

    •  Provide 2 passport size photographs

    •   Admission fee payment of KShs 10,000/- (ten thousand shillings only) by cash deposit direct to the college account or by cheque payment, or by MPESA (PAYBILL)

    •  Submit the application and proof of item 3 above to INtel college.

    Intakes


    JANUARY
    MAY
    SEPTEMBER

    Programme Information

    The BTEC HND in Graphic Design covers a broad range of Graphic Design principles and applications in the Graphic Design industry. The programme enables learners to offer business solutions and applications in print media, interactive media and animations.