Advanced Diploma in Visual Effects

Bring the visual storyteller in you to life through skilful script writing and storyboard planning
 

COURSE INTRODUCTION

Dream to become a director, or be part of a film production? Digital Film Making is designed to kick start you with the basics. From video editing, to sound recording, to directing your own short film. Learn script writing and storyboarding to assist you in the process of making your first film. Who knows? We might see you in Hollywood in the future!

Video by Azim Hulaimi, Founder of Mira Digital and lecturer at Arte Academy

SPM / O-LEVEL / IGCSE / STPM / A-LEVEL

  1. Pass with minimum 2 credits/ principles.
  2. Students who did not take Visual Arts subject(s) will need to submit their portfolio or an artwork. Assessment will be conducted.
  3. Students that do not meet the above criteria may still apply, however an assessment interview will be conducted

PROGRAMME DURATION

2 Years

INTAKES

January / April / August




PROGRAMME OUTLINE

Semester 01

  • Pre-Production Techniques for the Creative Media Industries
  • 3D Modelling 1
  • Single Camera Techniques

    Semester 02

  • Motion Graphics and Compositing Video
  • 3D Modelling 2
  • Film and Video Editing Techniques

Semester 03

  • Advertisement Production for Television
  • Film Studies
  • 3D Animation 1

Semester 04

  • 3D Animation 2
  • Communication Skills or Creative Media Production

Semester 05

  • Understanding the Creative Media Sector
  • Working to a Brief in the Creative Media Industries

Semester 06

  • Creative Media Productive Management Project
  • Research Techniques for the Creative Media Industries
  • Final Project

WE WANT TO SAY

This course enables you to acquire leading digital animation skills, which are highly sought after in the local and international filmmaking industry. From character building and modeling to a full spectrum of animation, this course is designed to unleash a high level of creativity within each individual. You will also understand the interdependent roles within the full production process of the visual effects and film industries

JOB PROSPECTS

The career opportunities that you can get after graduating from this course.


Producer

Art Director

Director of Photography

Choreographer
Compositor
Line Manager
Prop master

Script Writer
Storyboard Artist
CGI Artist

Cinematographer
Broadcast Manager
Location Manager