Three-year Course in Product Design and Communication

The Course is the main SID proposal to college-age students: an interdisciplinary, exciting and involving path through designer’s culture, methods and tools (both manual and digital). Know what, know how.


Design, develop and communicate new products.

By attending lectures and intensive laboratory and exercises, the student learns:

  • the basic cultural education
  • the research, creative and design methods
  • the use of both manual and digital speficif expressive languages
  • the skills to present in public your own projects.

Acquire professional experience by designing directly for companies.

Students, coordinated and followed by lecturers:

  • deepen their knowledge and skills, experiencing the industrial design profession
  • develop integrated design projects on themes assigned by the companies involved within SID teaching activities.

Secondary school Diploma.

The Course is open to students of any nationality who possess a Diploma from any secondary school.

Cognitive interview.

An informative and motivational interview with SID Educational Managers is required.

  1. 1
    anno: Design Seeds.
    Basic DesignProduct87,5
    Disegno tecnico operativoProduct50
    Elaborazione digitale dell’Immagine 1Visual75
    Fisica per il DesignProduct50
    Lingua inglese 1Management25
    Marketing 1Management37,5
    Modellistica 1Product50
    Progettazione grafica 1Visual37,5
    Progettazione grafica 2Visual50
    Ricerca visiva 1Human Science37,5
    Semiotica del DesignHuman Science37,5
    Sociologia e Antropologia del DesignHuman Science37,5
    Storia e Cultura del DesignHuman Science37,5
    Tecniche e Linguaggi della Rappresentazione 1Product50
    Workshop con AziendeInterdisciplinary50
  2. 2
    anno: Tinkering.
    Design del prodotto 1Product25
    Elaborazione digitale dell’Immagine 2Visual25
    Ingegnerizzazione del ProdottoProduct50
    Internet of Things e Smart ObjectsMultimedia62,5
    Lingua inglese 2Management100
    Marketing 2Management37,5
    Modellistica 2Product50
    Progettazione grafica dell’Immagine 1Visual12,5
    Storia e Critica del Design contemporaneoHuman Science50
    Storia e Cultura della ComunicazioneHuman Science62,5
    Tecniche e Linguaggi della Rappresentazione 2Product37,5
    Tecnologie della ProduzioneProduct37,5
    Video MakingMultimedia37,5
    Web DesignMultimedia37,5
    Workshop con AziendeInterdisciplinary100
  3. 3
    anno: Design Thinking.

    Due to the necessity of updating the study plan, it may undergo changes.

    Great professional experience.

    The selection of the teaching staff takes into account the importance of contact with world of work for the future designer. For this reason, SID lecturers are professionals in the several sectors linked to design, in addition to their teaching talent and enthusiasm.


    Know more on Scuola Italiana Design lecturers

    SID graduates’ main career opportunities concerns the sectors of product and industrial design, graphics and communications, packaging, web design.

    They can be hired in design offices of companies, professional design and communications studios or become freelance designers.

    Professional qualification in Product Design and Communication.

    At the end of the 3rd year, students receive a Diploma in Product Design and Communications released by Scuola Italiana Design, which admits them to the final exam. Once the student overcomes it, he earns the certificate “Attestato di Qualifica Professionale in Design e Comunicazione del Prodotto” issued by Regione Veneto.

    Fee by installments and unchanged during the 3 years.

    The annual enrolment fee remains unchanged for each of the 3 years of study.
    Galileo Visionary District is a non-profit organization: that allows Scuola Italiana Design to keep the annual fee highly competitive within the panorama of educational Design institutes. Find out the updated enrolment fee by downloading the brochure.

    1/st Year of Study enrolment is open.

    As first step, please book your informative and motivational interview by filling the form at “Richiedi colloquio”.

    During the months preceding the start of the Course, SID organizes special days where participants can actively live the SID experience. More information is available from time to time at “News / Eventi” section of this website.

    Contact us and download useful information.

    In addition to the contact form on this website, you can reach SID secretariat:

    • by e-mail at
    • by phone at 049 8705980
    • by Skype at scuolaitalianadesign


    Design del Prodotto 2 Product50
    Gestione del Progetto25
    Progettazione integrata di Prodotto25
    Progettazione grafica dell’Immagine 2Visual50
    Teoria della Percezione25
    Tecniche di Produzione grafica25
    Design del Prodotto 3Product50
    Antropologia sociale25
    Modellistica 325
    Progettazione grafica dell’Immagine 3Multimedia50
    Sociologia della Comunicazione25
    Web Project Management25
    Lingua Inglese 3Management37,5
    Workshop con AziendeInterdisciplinary100