DIGITAL MEDIA DESIGN


UNITED KINGDOM QUALIFICATIONS

DIPLOMA
IN
VISUAL AND
MEDIA DESIGN

Awarded by: Raffles Singapore
Intakes: January, April, July, and October
Duration: 6 Months (Full-time)

ADVANCED DIPLOMA
IN
DIGITAL MEDIA DESIGN



Intakes: January, April, July, and October
Duration: 1 Year and 6 Months (Full-time)

BACHELOR OF ARTS (HONOURS)
IN
DIGITAL MEDIA (TOP UP)

Coventry University, UK
Intakes: January, April, July, and October
Duration: 1 Year (Full-time)

MASTER OF ARTS
IN
DESIGN MANAGEMENT

Awarded by: Coventry University, UK
Intakes: January and July
Duration: 1 Year (Full-time)

COURSE OVERVIEW AND MINIMUM ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

DIPLOMA

The immense advancements in media and visual authoring technology are constantly changing the broad field of visual communication, including design disciplines such as graphic design and digital media design. Recognising the need to keep pace with the rapidly changing design environment, the Diploma in Visual & Media Design programme aims to provide students with an industry-focused learning platform to establish a solid foundation in graphic and digital media design.

The curriculum of the programme will be delivered in a mix of teaching strategies ranging from lectures and seminars to tutorials and technical demonstrations. Complemented with a comprehensive assessment framework, the pedagogic approach of the programme provides students with a positive learning experience that meets the intended learning objectives and outcomes.

Through practical-based modules in the programme, students will be introduced to a wide range of design concepts and creative problem-solving techniques involving strategic application of graphics and media. On top of that, students are highly encouraged to focus on skill development in areas such as creative thinking, critical reflection, and project management.

Towards the end of the programme, students will be well-equipped with the necessary skill sets to progress to the advanced level of their choice of specialization — Advanced Diploma in Visual Communication Design or Advanced Diploma in Digital Media Design.

Minimum Entry Requirements:
  • IGCSE / GCE ‘O’; or
  • Equivalent

  1. 5 credits including English.
  2. Applicants who do not have a pass in English or IELTS 5.5 must take the Raffles English Placement Test.
  3. The minimum age requirement is 16-years of age.

ADVANCED DIPLOMA

The course gives students the creative and technical knowledge and skills they need to become professionals in the multimedia design industry. It first equips students with the fundamental, broad-based skills in graphic design. Following that, students learn to transform 2D graphics into 3D by creating dynamic interfaces and integrating programming capabilities.

They are provided with the opportunity to research multimedia design trends and issues in order to produce integrated suites of digital design solutions that take into account aspects of culture, economics and social interaction.

Minimum Entry Requirements:
  • Completion of Raffles Singapore Diploma; or
  • Equivalent

BACHELOR OF ARTS (HONOURS) (TOP UP)
Coventry University

This is a practice-based course which is informed by key theoretical considerations from the area discipline of digital media. It will prepare students for professional careers in the digital media sector within the media, design and communications industries. As such, it aligns well with the ethos of the School of Media and Performing Arts, preparing students to become reflective and sustainable practitioners in the field of digital media design, research, production and professional practice. It takes a transmedia or cross-media approach: enabling students to become familiar with a range of critical and creative media tools and technologies to inform their practice and understanding. It will therefore be well placed to address the rapid developments concerning the impact of new media technologies and broader changes to the media and communications landscape.

The programme will enable students to understand the scope and impact of digital technologies and practices in the context of various digital media industries from both an international and Asian perspective. It will develop their creative thinking and experimentation capabilities in order to allow them to create innovative new applications of digital media practice. Students on the course will be able to apply their creative skills in a variety of digital media including visual and text based forms of media content, digital publishing, interface and platform design, digital storytelling, web and application development, social and interactive media.

There will be opportunities for site visits within Singapore, South East Asia and beyond, and talks by visiting digital media professionals, together with live projects, a professional experience scheme and links with local, regional, national and international digital industries.

The BA blends scholarly education and professional skills training for digital media and communications professionals working in a global context. The curriculum design enables inter-disciplinary work, intercultural awareness, embedded use of technology, online learning and delivery patterns which replicate sector and industry level practice thereby meeting the University’s wider educational aims and aspirations.

Minimum Entry Requirements:
  • Completion of Raffles Singapore Advanced Diploma; or
  • Equivalent

MASTER OF ARTS
Coventry University

Managing creatives and the creative process in collaboration with other functional teams requires a broad skillset, including technical know-how and leadership characteristics.

Minimum Entry Requirements:
  • Completion of Raffles Singapore Bachelor of Arts (Honours) (Top Up)
  • Equivalent

COURSE MODULES

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

Areas of employment include:


  • Art Director
  • Digital Creative Director
  • Multimedia Designer
  • Video or Film Post-Production Artist
  • Web Designer/Developer
  • 3D Graphics Designer and Motion Graphic Designer
  • Flash Designer
  • User Interface Designer
  • Interactive Designer
  • Video Designer

COURSE FEE

Payment Option
Term 1 2 3 Total Fees
Date of Payment 1st installment due 30 days before course commencement date
International Course Fee $0 $0
Local Course Fee $7,500 $7,500
Payment Option 1
Term 1 2 3 4 5 Total Fees
Date of Payment 1st installment due 30 days before course commencement date 2nd installment due 1 week before the start of Term 4
International Course Fee $22,500 $15,000 $37,500
Local Course Fee $7,500 $5,000 $12,500
Payment Option 2
Term 1 2 3 4 5 Total Fees
Date of Payment 1st installment due 30 days before course commencement date 2nd installment due 1 week before the start of Term 5
International Course Fee $30,0001 $7,500 $36,500
Local Course Fee $10,0001 $2,500 $11,500
Payment Option 1
Term 1 2 3 4 Total Fees
Date of Payment 1st installment due 30 days before course commencement date 2nd installment due 1 week before the start of Term 3
International Course Fee $15,000 $15,000 $30,000
Local Course Fee $15,000 $15,000 $30,000
Payment Option 2
Term 1 2 3 4 Total Fees
Date of Payment 1st installment due 30 days before course commencement date
International Course Fee $30,0001 $29,000
Local Course Fee $30,0001 $29,000
Payment Option 1
Term 1 2 3 4 Total Fees
Date of Payment 1st installment due 30 days before course commencement date 2nd installment due 1 week before the start of Term 3
International Course Fee $15,000 $15,000 $30,000
Local Course Fee $15,000 $15,000 $30,000
Payment Option 2
Term 1 2 3 4 Total Fees
Date of Payment 1st installment due 30 days before course commencement date
International Course Fee $30,0001 $29,000
Local Course Fee $30,0001 $29,000
  • 1 An instant rebate of $1,000 will be applicable to yearly payment of course fees.
  • Course fees listed are in Singapore dollars.
  • Prevailing Goods and Services Tax (GST) will be levied on the above fees.
  • Each semester is six (06) months and each term is three (03) months.
  • The dates of payment are subject to change by the School. Any change will be communicated to all students.

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