Clive Ng


I am a fulltime faculty member at PolyU Design. I gained a BA in Visual Communication at The Surrey Institute of Art and Design, (1998) and MA Communication Design at the Central Saint Martins College of Art & Design (2000), PGDE at The Hong Kong Institute of Education (2003) and became an Instructor of the Higher Education Academy in 2002. I was a web designer and freelancer for broadcasting company such as Commercial Radio Hong Kong and Star TV. I joined The Hong Kong Institute of Education (HKIEd) in 2002 as Instructor before joining the School of Design (SD) of the Hong Kong Polytechnic University. In addition to teaching, I was the Member of HKCEE and HKAL Visual Arts paper Moderation Committee, Member of Recognition of Prior Learning Committee (Printing Industry) and currently Visual Arts and Film & Media Arts Examiner of the Hong Kong Arts Development Council.

Teaching 18-19 Cohort


SD2263 Studio 2: Information + SD2264 User Studies Seminar | BACD | 5

SD1103 Communication Basics for Designers | BACD | 2

SD3768 Multiplatform publishing | BACD & BAIM | 3

SD3762 Digital Aesthetic| BAIM | 2

SD3250 Production Technologies for Communication Design ( Colour management & Print production ) | BACD | 1


SD3263 Art Direction | BACD SYC | 3

SD3263 Art Direction | BACD Y3 | 3

SD1208 Interactivity 1 | BACD | 2

SD3004 Capstone Project | HDMDT | 6

SD4262 Capstone Project 2 | BACD | 6

SD2S02 Book of Life ( Editorial design production) | BACD

Teaching and research interests

Information Design ( Way finding, Aesthetics )

Multi-platform Publishing

Art Direction

Printing technology

Graphic Design History

Physical Computing ( Generative art, Processing, P5.js )

User Interface Graphics

User Centered Design Methods

Educational technology ( SPOC, Edx )

Digital Visualisation (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Cinema 4D, Rhino)


Western Art History

Visual Arts Education

Studio Arts ( sketching, painting, printmaking, silkscreen )


Moving Image

Discourse on Visual Culture

Visual Arts in Secondary School


School of Design

Communication Design (BA)

Interactive Media (BA)

Higher Diploma in Multimedia Design & Technology

HKIEd - Before 2011



DipEdu, HKIEd

CertEdu, HKIEd


HD, IVE (Chai Wan)


SUS course, APTEC

Appledaily, Oriental Daily, Singtao, SCMP, Walt Disney Television, ISD, APTEC

Caritas Bianchi College of Careers

Evening Certificate Courses, Caritas Bianchi


"Instructional video for learning of design software and physical computing."eLearning and Blended Learning Development Grants 2014-17 Application for Funding for SPOC Projects.