Let your creativity and IT talent shine in the 21st century world of interactive and digital media. You could be part of the team at organisations like the Media Development Authority and Sony, handling anything from games and applications to websites and videos.
You will uncover a combination of traditional IT and digital media skills at the Diploma in Interactive and Digital Media as you learn how to bring your artistic flair to content programming. Expect plenty of hands-on experience with 2D/3D modelling, animation software and many other tools of the trade. We also train you up in interactive web design and development, computer animation and game development so you can have your dream job in the digital media arena.
Interactive and digital media is a rapidly growing industry around the world. The ability to develop engaging content from games and applications to websites and videos is increasingly in demand.
The Diploma in Interactive and Digital Media will equip you with a combination of both traditional IT and digital media skills. You will hone your creativity and learn how to programme content with an artistic eye. Fundamentals such as interactive web development, computer animation, and game development are covered, so you have the flexibility of branching out into the digital media domain of your choice.
The programme features strong industry partnerships with organisations such as Infocomm Development Authority, Media Development Authority, and Sony to provide you with relevant industry experience and skills. RP’s interactive and digital media graduates are well-equipped to join a diverse range of companies, including production studios, design agencies, and animation firms.
RP’s interactive and digital media graduates can look forward to high demand for their skills as the world of interactive and digital media continues to grow at an accelerated rate. Join other graduates in these roles as creative and IT professionals:
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The course structure consists of general, discipline, and specialisation modules. There is also an industry orientation component.
Each module is equivalent to four modular credits (MC).
7 compulsory modules:
B102 Organisational Behaviour
C105 Introduction to Programming
C111 New Media Communications
G101 Cognitive Processes and Problem Solving
G107 Effective Communication
10 compulsory modules:
C203 Web Application Development
C204 Multimedia Programming
C213 Computer Animation
C216 Digital Media Technologies
C227 Computer System Technologies
C293 Interactive Web Design and Development
C318 Digital Illustration and Imaging
T202 The Art of Story
T252 Fundamentals of Design
Select any 4 modules out of the following:
C313 Digital Audio and Video
C314 3D Graphics and Animation
C315 2D Game Design and Development
C316 3D Game Design and Development
C317 Digital Compositing and Visual Effects
C319 Digital Design and Pre-Print Workflow
C391 Animation and Visual Effects Automation
4 compulsory modules:
/ G311 Industry ProjectG901 Character and Citizenship EducationG913 Portfolio DevelopmentC931 Industry Immersion Programme (20 MC)
Obtain a total of 4 modular credits from the prescribed range of modules offered by the Schools and Centre in RP.
Table 1: Minimum Entry Requirements
Any two other subjects
Note: To be eligible for admission, you must also have sat for one subject listed in the 2nd group of relevant subjects for the ELR2B2-C Aggregate Type.
Table 2: Aggregate Type
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To graduate with a Diploma in Interactive and Digital Media, you must complete a total of 120 modular credits. You should be able to do this within three years of enrolment if you successfully complete a minimum of 20 modular credits, or its equivalent, per semester.