Message From President

Professor Christina HONG, PhD.

Congratulations to the 2021 Faculty of Design and Environment Graduating Cohort!

You are indeed a special cohort, having successfully completed your final year of study, while navigating the unprecedented and disruptive conditions of the global pandemic.  You have likely had to face some significant challenges, both individually and collectively over the past academic year.  However, with persistence and resilience, and the support of your teachers, family and friends, you have successfully completed project requirements as showcased in the outcomes and achievements that we celebrate in this 2021 Graduation Booklet.

The 2021 Faculty of Design and Environment Graduation Showcase is entitled, Transmogrify, meaning to transform, to change, in a surprising or magical manner.  The 2021 final-year projects in the fields of: Advertising, Fashion Design, Product Design, Landscape Architecture, Horticulture, Arboriculture and Landscape Management, Multimedia Technology and Innovation, Information Communication and Technology and Surveying, do indeed surprise and delight.  As final year students you have interwoven by your intellectual curiosity and creative passion to transform your industrial and professional ideas and lines of inquiry into tangible outcomes with competence and confidence.

As graduate designers, digital creatives and guardians of our built environment and green landscapes, as technology innovators in the cyber world you will join your respective industries and professions and contribute to the betterment of society both locally and further afield.

On behalf of THEi, best wishes for a highly successful 2021 Faculty of Design and Environment Graduation Exhibition.   Be encouraged to maximize the opportunities provided during the exhibition season to build your graduate profile and grow your professional networks.

Warmest congratulations to all.


Professor Christina HONG, PhD.