Diploma in Digital Animation |

Diploma in Digital Animation

N/213/4/0262 07/20 (PA5804)

Overview
Our Diploma in Digital Animation is catered to deliver proficient animators to the industry. Students will be exposed to the real-life Animation Production Line i.e. Pre-Production, Production and Post-Production processes, trained by local and international specialists. This course will teach you with Design Fundamental, Fundamental of Drawing & Painting, Digital Media Production, 2D & 3D Animation, Conceptual Art, Digital Audio & Video Design, 3D Modelling, Animation & Sculpting, Visual Effects, etc. The course covers animation movie making idea from conceptualization to project prototyping to production.
 
The diploma provides pathways to:
Employment:
  • Animation Industry is looking for entry level and qualified Cartoon animators. Hence, good career prospect and opportunities to join the workforce after the completion of the diploma programme. 
Programme Structure
DURATION
2 Years 6 Months
PROGRAMME LOCATION
KDU Penang University College
YEAR 1
Common Courses
  • Design Fundamental
  • Fundamental of Drawing
  • Fundamental of Painting
  • Academic English 1
  • Digital Character Conceptual Drawings
  • History of Animation
  • Digital Media Production
  • Digital Storytelling
  • Personal Development & Leadership Skills
  • Conceptual Art
YEAR 2
  • Computer Graphic Communication
  • 2D Animation
  • Visual Effects
  • Motion Graphic Design
  • Digital Audio Design
  • Digital Video Design
  • 3D Modelling
  • 3D Digital Sculpting
  • 3D Animation
  • Game Design and Development
YEAR 3
  • Integrative Creative Media Project
  • Professional Practice and Management
  • Practical Training


MPU SUBJECT
Local
  • Pengajian Malaysia 2
  • Oral Communication 2/Bahasa Kebangsaan A
  • Ethics & Moral 2
  • Holistic Personal Development
Foreign
  • Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 1
  • Oral Communication 2
  • Ethics & Moral 2
  • Holistic Personal Development
Study Route
Fees & Intakes
INTAKE DATES
  • 14 Jan
  • 8 Apr
  • 26 Aug
ESTIMATED FEES
MALAYSIAN STUDENT
  • RM47,625
INTERNATIONAL STUDENT
  • RM53,875
Fees will depend on their commencement dates
Entry Requirements
ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONMINIMUM ENTRY REQUIREMENT
  • SPM 
3 Credits 
  • GCE ‘O’ Levels
3 Credits
  • UEC
3 Credits (Min B6)
  • Certificate in related field
Recognised Certificate from the government
  • Sijil Kemahiran Malaysia (SKM)
Pass Level 3 (Art & Design) and Pass SPM with at least 1 Credit in any subject
AND Other Requirement :
Pass interview and art test which will be conducted by KDU Penang University College
ENGLISH PROFICIENCY REQUIREMENT
Local StudentsPass English at SPM level or equivalent
 
If English language is not fulfilled, students are required to take an additional module.
International Students
  • IELTS Band 4; or
  • TOEFL PBT (397) / IBT (30); or
  • Cambridge English CAE (160); or
  • Cambridge English CPE (180); or
  • PTE Academic 30; or
  • MUET Band 2