Tell Your Story Through Your Own Animation!

Narrate your story through your own animation! SIDM pioneered the first animation course in Singapore. Started in 1996, this course prepares you to become an animation artist. You will have the opportunity to create your own 2D and 3D animations from the concept to the final movie.

In a creative environment that uses the latest technologies of computer graphics and animation, you will learn how to translate a story visually into a storyboard, explore the various character designs and environments, and animate them into a variety of styles.

You will be mentored by experienced lecturers who are award-winning practitioners from the likes of Disney, Lucasfilm Animation, Industrial Light & Magic, Blizzard Entertainment, Double Negative and other industry leaders. Upon graduation, your skills will be sought after by local and overseas media production companies.

What You'll Study

  • Career Prospects

    • 3D modelling
    • Animation direction
    • Architecture visualisation
    • Art direction
    • Augmented and virtual reality animation
    • Character animation in film, TV, video games and mobile media
    • Character rigger
    • Colour key artistry
    • Concept art and illustration
    • Compositing and post-production
    • Digital matte painting
    • Digital painting
    • Effects animation
    • Flash animation
    • Lighting & rendering
    • Stop motion animation
    • Storyboard artistry
    • Technical direction
  • Further Studies

    Pursue further studies at reputable universities in Singapore, the UK, Australia or the USA.