Design Education

Geelong is host to a range of formal, award-conferring design education courses, and to informal and community-based design development programs.

Formal design education

Deakin University

Deakin third year design students present a showcase event each year – Collab.

Gordon Institute of TAFE

Isabella Shanahan pictured with her work at the The Gordon's Visual Art Exhibition
Isabella Shanahan pictured with her work at the The Gordon’s Visual Art Exhibition (Copyright Gordon Institute of TAFE)

Other Registered Training Organisations

Informal design education

Geelong Regional Library and Heritage Centre – Kids and Youth

The iconic Geelong Regional Library and Heritage Centre in Geelong’s bustling cultural precinct has an entire level dedicated to young children’s play. The level also houses an activities room equipped with a wet area to enable arts and craft fun.

Other informal design education services and providers