Did you dream of developing engaging and interactive apps like Flappy Bird? You might just be headed for a career in the fascinating field of interactive media development - and our Diploma in Multimedia & Animation (MMA) will give you a head start you need.
In MMA, you will learn to build digital universes that interact with users through text, graphics, moving images and sound. You will receive rigorous training in design and programming in your first year with modules such as Figure Drawing, Light, Colour & Design, and Principles of Programming. In your second year, you will choose one of these specialisations:
GAME ART & DESIGN
You will learn to conceptualise, design and create interactive entertainment experience as well as digital 3D game environment and characters - sci fi or fantasy. You will also learn about game design and game engine scripting languages.
INTERACTIVE ART & TECHNOLOGY
This specialisation suits those who want to develop apps for the Web, smart phones and tablets. You will also be competent in both art and technology, and human-centric design skills.
Your learning journey will culminate in a final-year multimedia project that gives you valuable production and project management experience. You will get to use the Game Design & Development Centre set up in ICT by award-winning 3D game engine provider, Unity Technologies. The Unity Pro 3D game engine allows you to create rich, interactive 3D content on the web or mobile platforms easily. With such professional tools available, you will surely impress your future employer with an industry-standard portfolio!
What's more, there are opportunities for you to attend masterclasses conducted by Hollywood animation experts and participate in overseas programmes to give you a global outlook and an enriching experience!