School of Interactive & Digital Media
The School of Interactive & Digital Media is centered on a dynamic mix of creativity, the applied arts and digital media technologies. It is committed to developing creative talents for a vast spectrum of applied arts industries, including the entertainment, edutainment, advertising and corporate communications sectors.
SIDM’s highly successful Diploma in Digital Media Design (DMD) programme, introduced in 1996, has undergone various improvements and revisions to stay up-to-date with the developments in the creative media industry.
Back Row (L-R): Lee Whye Leong - CG artist, Edward Zhou - senior animator, Keh Choon Wee - game artist, Ong Yi Ting - CG artist, Alex Ong - game artist, Nigel Ang - game artist
Front Row (L-R): Lin Zhiren - game artist, Wong Tuck Yin - CG artist, Zeng Yaofeng - game artist, Gary Choo - game artist, Lionel Taillens - digital artist, Georgie Chen - CG artist
Today, this flagship program has evolved into six separate diplomas that are acknowledged as being among the finest in the region by foreign institutions and media professionals.
SIDM's vision is to be one of Asia's finest school in digital media design and digital entertainment technology. We seek to enhance our programmes so as to be internationally recognised for our students work, staff capabilities and up-to-date and relevant curriculum in concept art, animation, games design & development, visual effects, interaction design, motion graphics, digital entertainment technology and cross-media development.
SIDM attracts and trains both local and regional talents for Singapore digital media industry. We currently offers 6 innovative diploma courses and 2 specialist diplomas that integrates art, design and technology for the digital age:
- C57 Diploma in Digital Visual Effects
- C59 Diploma in Interaction Design (formerly Diploma in DMD (Interaction Design))
- C60 Diploma in Digital Game Art & Design (formerly Diploma in DMD (Games))
- C61 Diploma in Animation (formerly Diploma in DMD (Animation))
- C66 Diploma in Motion Graphics and Broadcast Design
- C70 Diploma in Game Development & Technology
(formerly Diploma in Digital Entertainment Technology (Games))