Furniture Design Level 3: Design explorations and identity


Study renowned designers, experiment with construction techniques like 3D printing, and embrace inspirational design styles. Unleash your creativity in furniture flipping activities and begin crafting your unique identity as a designer, culminating in conceptual design presentations

  • What does the course cover?

    Topic 1

    •  Study on designers and their style
    •  Activity- research & case study presentation
    •  Construction techniques
    • Introduction to 3d printing & laser cutting
    •  Inspirational design styles- overview -Origami
    •  Biomimicry -Parametricism -Deconstructionism

    Topic 2

    •  What is flipping & upcycling furniture -Famous designers who filp
    •  Benefits of upcycling
    •  In-studio furniture flipping activity

    Topic 3

    •  Identity as a furniture designer -Brand identity in the market
    •  Unique selling points • Home grown furniture brands- case study
    •  Commencement of furniture collection
    •  5-piece furniture collection of choice -Ideation, sketches & iteration

    Topic 4

    •  Conceptual design (inspiration & sketches)
    •  Student presentation
    •  Tips & tricks to create a successful furniture line
    •  Visiting expert



  • Dates

  • Cost

    • In Studio- 2700 AED


  • Available for online training?


  • Requirements

    Furniture Design Level 1 & 2, SketchUp Level 1, Residential Level 1

  • Materials

    Computer, Scale ruler, tracing paper, graph paper, double sided tape, metal ruler, Stanley knife, scissors, glue, A4 white paper, A2 foam board

  • Internship & Work

    Internships and the work placement program is only in conjunction with the Professional Practice Diploma. If you would like work placements it is recommended to take the higher Diploma.