Cultural Sensitivity in Design
18 Hours

The diversity in each person is worth celebrating. Good design not only celebrates diversity, but potrays cultural sensitivity.

Level - Fundamentals

Ideal for those looking for an introductory workshop to create designs and artworks embracing cultural differences and potential for international reach!

Workshop Outcome

Create a set of design pieces that are effective and appropriate for everyone to enjoy. The designs you create should take into account the cultural differences of your market.

About the Workshop

Design – A Language that Connects Us All!

Bring about a higher sense of consciousness towards cultural sensitivity as the world continues to connect through the use of social media.

At the end of the workshop, you will cultivate a sense of awareness and empathy to various cultural norms and practices in Singapore.

Graduates from this workshop will be issued a Statement of Attainment for Cultural Sensitivity for Design issued by SkillsFuture Singapore.

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Integrate Empathy in Design

Allow your design to send a positive message to your market
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Awareness of Sensitive Symbols

Open your eyes and take inspiration from the diversity around you
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Techniques to Enhance Cultural Intelligence

Understand the cultural differences of individuals and communities all over the world

What will you learn? 

Concept of Cultural Sensitivity

You will explore and understand the various cultural practices and quirkiness in Singapore’s multi racial society.

Generate Conceptual Design

Enhance understanding, civility and appreciation as you create suitable creative designs for various cultures and their perspectives.

Design Validation

You will be imparted with techniques to validate your design as well as a renewed consciousness to be mindful and accountable for your design work.

Workshop Fees

Funding Info

  • All workshops are eligible for $500 SkillsFuture Credit deduction.
  • All workshops are eligible for Post-Secondary Education Account (PSEA) deduction. 
  • Course fees are subjected to 7% GST. 
  • SME Sponsored trainees are eligible for Absentee Payroll of $7.50/hour.
  • MNC Sponsored trainees are eligible for Absentee Payroll of $7.50/hour.
  • Workfare Training Scheme trainees are eligible for Training Allowance of $4.50/hour. 
  • First Media reserves the right to change, modify course fees without prior notice.