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Double Diploma in Graphic Design & Multimedia

The first of its kind, the Double Diploma programme marries both Graphic Design and Multimedia elements. Apart from creative communication, you will gain a wide breadth of knowledge on a variety of design communications disciplines including advertising, branding, visual identity, packaging and design management.

You will also gain the necessary expertise to create 2D and 3D animation for various multimedia platforms including the Internet, digital interfaces, television and movies. The curriculum also equips students with idea generation abilities for endless inspiration in storytelling.

Course Details

Course Duration: 24 months
Intakes: January, April, July, October
Modes of Study: Full-time / Part-time

Course Outline

Module 1

Design Fundamentals (Foundation)

  • Principle of Design & Idea Generation
  • Creative Communication
  • Digital Graphic Design

Module 2

Design Studies (Foundation)

  • Art Direction
  • Mixed Media Drawing & Rendering
  • Design Theory

Module 3

Principle of Design (Foundation)

  • Principle of Layout
  • Typography for Design
  • Web Design

Module 4

Animation, Film and Multimedia Interfaces

  • Animation and Interface Design
  • Short Film Production
  • Sound for Screen and Multimedia

Module 5

Design Specialisation

  • Publication Design and Production
  • Experimental Design

Module 6

3D Modeling and Animation for Designers

  • 3D Modeling Concepts and Visualisation
  • 3D Animation for Designers
  • Motion Graphics and Editing for Television

Module 7

Design Appreciation

  • Packaging Design
  • Design Techniques
  • Brand Design

Module 8

Design Major

Career Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the Double Diploma in Graphic Design & Multimedia programme, you can aspire to have an exciting career as a:

  • Creative Director
  • Art Director
  • Graphic Designer
  • Packaging Designer
  • Product Designer
  • Advertising Designer
  • Illustrator
  • Web Designer
  • Computer Animator
  • Motion Graphics Designer
  • Scriptwriter
  • Product Designer
  • Concept Artist
  • Audio Video System Designer

“Coming from a business / accounting background, I had no fundamental design knowledge and the FMDS lecturers have taught me a lot.” – Adi (Indonesian), joined FMDS in 2011