About the Course

Tell Your Story Through Your Own Animation!

SIDM is the pioneer when it comes to animation courses in Singapore. Started in 1996, we are reputed for preparing well-trained animators and artists for the industry. You will have the opportunity to create your own 2D and 3D animations from concept to the final animated movie. 

In a very creative environment using both traditional cels and the latest technologies in computer graphic animation, you will learn how to narrate a story visually into a storyboard, design amazing characters and environments, and to animate them with a variety of styles. 

You will be mentored by experienced lecturers who are award-winning practitioners from the likes of Disney, Pixar, Blue Sky, Lucasfilm Animation, ILM 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

    • Animation directing 
    • Art directing 
    • Creative directing 
    • Lead artistry in 2D & 3D animation production
    • Story artistry 
    • Storyboard artistry
    • Character animation in feature films TV & mobile media 
    • Concept development artistry 
    • Comic & illustration artistry
    • 3D artistry – modelling, lighting, texture, rigging artistry 
    • Compositing & post-production editing
    • Digital matte painting artistry
    • Animation/film production
  • Further Studies

    Pursue further studies at reputable universities in Singapore, the United Kingdom or the United States