Designers find innovative solutions to material, social and ecological problems. We are creative, confident and contribute to change.
Immerse yourself in an innovative and supportive environment which allows you to engage in real-world projects, develop your individual voice as a designer and learn how to work in a design team. Take advantage of our strong international relationships, award-winning teaching expertise and first-rate facilities.
Why not consider Food Design? Apply design thinking principles in the production and delivery of food and beverage experiences. Food Design could lead to a career as a chef, artisan food producer, food writer, teacher, entrepreneur, promoter and much more!
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Call for Symposium: Mapping the Anthropocene in ¯Otepoti/Dunedin
Mapping the Anthropocene in ¯Otepoti/Dunedin: climate change, community and research in the creative artsIncreasingly, the wider creative arts are used to bri...
No lounging around for Product Design students
Developing furniture for a range of purposes, Otago Polytechnic Product Design students have been working closely with local company Otago Furniture, which has...
Otago Polytechnic Architectural Studies students receive DCC awards
Four Otago Polytechnic Architectural Studies students have received Dunedin City Council Emerging Architecture Awards.The awards were presented during the offic...
Careful where you tread
People's Choice award voting is open until November 2nd, 2019. Congratulations to Hope Duncan for making the finalists of the fifth ECC NZ Student Craft / Desi...