What is DEP?
The Design Exploration Program (DEP) is a one of a kind program designed and supervised by professionals from IIT, NID and NIFT to help children studying in class 7 to 12 channel their creativity and explore careers in Architecture, Design and Fashion. The skill sets that they would acquire at the end of the program are:
Discussion of Ideas
Documentation & Presentation
The key objectives of the Design Exploration Progam are to:
Introduce various opportunities in the field of Architecture, Design and Fashion
Help students think and design like designers do
Expose students to design thinking and process
Introduce students to famous designers and design schools
Identify and recognise creative talent
The DEP Advantage
The program helps your child decide whether they have an aptitude for creative careers in architecture, design and fashion
Your child can focus on the right career path over the next two years without having to stress over it after school.
Since your child is now clear on which career path to follow, you do not have to waste money on other courses.
Past students' work
We pick the best ideas from each of our students and develop them further with the help of the DQ Design team to highlight their true potential.
Course Fee: Rs 20,000 + Taxes | Duration: 4 weeks
Batch 1: 18th March to 12th April 2019
Batch 2: 1st April to 20th May 2019 (Including breaks to accommodate school schedule)
Batch 3: 4th June to 13th June 2019
Bangalore, Chennai, Thrissur, Mangalore:
Option 1: 4 June to 13 June 2019
Option 2: 8 Sundays
Introduction to Design, Relevance & Program Overview. Focus on Apparel Design, Logo Design, Furniture Design, and Jewellery Design.
Stop Motion Animation, Interior Design, Bag Design & Photography Design and a field visit to a Design School.
Introduces Exhibition Design, Shoe Design, 3 Game Design, and includes a visit to a Fashion & Architecture School.
Introduces Shelter Design, Character Design, Poster / Book Cover Design, Automotive Design, and Presentation of student’s work.
DQ labs will host an exhibition in the second week of July which will showcase the work of the talented students and their efforts over the four weeks.
At the end of this course I have learnt to be way more creative by looking at things around me and by exploring my surroundings to get inspiration to do some productive things and make my summer and my time worthwhile.
Jayant N Ramesh
About DQ Labs
Founded by architects and designers from IIT, DQ Labs aims to nurture creative minds through meticulous and professional guidance to explore opportunities and realize successful careers in the field of architecture, design and fashion.