Community College of City University

CGE12303 - Design in Cultural Context

Offering Academic Unit
Division of Languages and Communication
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
CGE Domain
Domain of Arts and Humanities
Course Offering Term*:
Semester A 2017/18, Semester B 2017/18

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

The course aims to develop students’ abilities to appreciate and analyse the essence of design from a cross-cultural perspective. Students will learn how peoples from different cultures apply design as problem solving strategies to improve their quality of life and achieve social mobility.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 60%
Examination: 40%
Examination Duration: 2 hours
Detailed Course Information


Useful Links

Division of Languages and Communication

Additional Information

AADVD students are not allowed to take this course.