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Advanced Motion Design for Artists

Motion Graphic is a visual communication that extends beyond the most commonly used methods of frame-by-frame footage and animation. It is the core visual component in broadcasting, advertising, data visualization, and digital media. This course provides a stimulating education in motion graphics including storytelling, Typography, animation, promotions, and branding, all underpinned by the creative use of digital technology. The advanced course guides you to create professional motion graphics with after effects and cinema 4D, possibly optimising your career in broadcast.

Course Details

Award : Certificate of Participation
Duration : 40 hours
Next Intake : 13 Aug 2016 - 15 Oct 2016
  • IMDA Grant Deadline: 23 Jul 2016
Academic Qualification : No minimum criteria
English Requirements : Participant should be able to read, write and understand English

Topics Covered

  • Type Design/Creation
  • Modelling in CINEMA 4D Lite
  • Working with Text in AE CC and C4D Lite
  • Animating in C4D Lite
  • Working with Cameras in AE CC and C4D Lite
  • Materials and Textures in C4D Lite and Creating Environments in AE CC
  • Layer-Based Compositing, lighting your scene, and multipass compositing with CINEWARE
  • Visual Effects with AE CC
  • Final Project
    Presentation of Final Project

Learning Outcomes

  • Apply technology and methods of expressions within digital motion graphics and post production
  • Apply techniques within digital motion graphics and post production – animation, 3D-graphics
  • Apply dramaturgical narrative techniques to digital interactive visual design
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the communicative capacity of motion graphics

Entry Requirements

  • Age: 18 years old and above
  • Recommended for Media Professionals and Freelancers

Eligibility for MDA Grant

  • Full-time Media Professionals, Full-time Media Freelancers, and Fresh Media Graduates
  • Only Singaporeans or PR may apply.


Course Fee after 90% MDA Grant [Inclusive of 7% GST]
  IMPORTANT: MDA Grant application will close 22 days before course starts.
: S$456.96
Course Fee [Inclusive of 7% GST] : S$2876.16

It is relaxing, well-paced, appreciative of the arts.

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I enjoyed attending the class because of the classmates and awesome lecturer.

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