Specialist Diploma in Motion Graphic Design

Our Specialist Diploma in Motion Graphic Design is an 8-month program that allows students who have graduated from related fields such as graphic design and visual communications a chance to supplement their existing knowledge with the knowledge needed to jumpstart their career as a motion graphics designer.

This program encourages students to enhance their creative talent and sharpen their technical knowledge. Specialist diploma students will be able to produce professional attention-grabbing communication design for films, TV, and the Web. It covers modules in the application of story-telling, typography, advertising, broadcast design, digital compositing, and design entrepreneurship. Students will also get a chance to build their portfolios through the capstone project.


Siew Zhi Zhong, Jerome
Rajesh Chakravarthy
Rakesh Shrinivas Gowda

8 Months Program

Term 1 Fundamentals

This term will teach students theory and production of animated 2D graphic elements, advertising design (creating and developing a media mix for online and print formats), and use of 3D software in Motion Graphics along with integration of type, design and audio

Term 2 Skills

This term involves expanding the student's typographic vocabulary using time-based composition, use of digital composting to produce time-based imagery, Art Direction (production and execution of multi-faceted Design Campaigns), and ends with a Design Entrepreneurship course

Term 3 Portfolio

Students will review, revise, refine and present their portfolio in a faculty supervised setting demonstrating mastery of industry standards and and expectations. Students will also take on a Capstone Studio Practice, a research based module where students will be expected to produce a product that will showcase their expertise in a given field.


Tommy Winarto

".. I grew a lot here, in terms of mindset and pipelines of the project and focus is quite important as they play a vital role in Motion Design..."

Chantal Catry

"Our Teachers are always here for us, each time we have a problem they immediately help us. The Rise Project was an incredible achievement. Overall, you have to be prepared and make sure to NEVER, NEVER stop Learning"

Admission Information

Upcoming Intakes

Mar 2022

Entry Requirements

Minimum 18 years of age, and

Diploma in Graphic Design from Polytechnics

OR Diploma in Graphic Design from other PEIs

OR Diploma in Design related subject from home country of applicant,

English Proficiency : C6 in GCE O Level or equivalent

Course Fees

(Incl 7% GST)
International StudentsSGD16,518.66
Singapore Citizens & PRsSGD15,662.66


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