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Professional Diploma in Creative Multimedia Illustration  

DE424129D / 270hrs

The only Professional Diploma in Creative Multimedia Illustration at QF level 4 in Hong Kong

Course Strengths
1. QF level 4 course, widely recognised by HK Government and employers;
2. All-in-one training: drawing, digital illustration, paper art, figure drawing, motion graphics and studio visits;
3. Lecture by a strong team of professionals and guest speakers;
4. Good facilities from HKDI including each student has one computer during the digital workshop;
5. Financial Aids:
   - Continuing Education Fund (CEF) - The 3 Professional Certificates are CEF reimbursable courses. Eligible applicants can be reimbursed 80% of the tuition fee paid (max. up to HK$10,000). No CEF for single module.
   - Extended Non-means-tested Loan Scheme (ENLS) - is for eligible students who are not covered under the TSFS and FASP, providing loan(s) to students to study in a part-time mode.

(QF Level 4, QR registration No. 16/000831/L4, Registration Validity Period: 01/09/2016 to 31/08/2021)

Graduates from Professional Diploma in Creative Multimedia Illustration are eligible to apply for our top-up degree programme.

University Name: Birmingham City University
Programme Name: BA (Hons) Visual Communication (Illustration)
QF Level: 5
Study Mode and Duration:  Full-time (12 months)  
Please visit SHAPE website: http://www.shape.edu.hk


Intake 1 (2017-2018)

PC A: Professional Certificate in Illustration Studies (DE424130C/ 90hrs)
M1: CDM4059Y - Illustration Studio (30hrs)
-           Drawing and visualisation theories and techniques
-           Media and tools exploration
-           Research and analysis
-           Concept transformation and communication
Date: 2017 Mar 10, 11, 17, 18, 24, 25, 31, Apr 1, 7, 8

M2: CDM4060Y - Analytical Illustration (30hrs)
-           Analytical approach of anatomical illustration
-           Structure and proportion of figure drawing
-           Media and techniques for visualisation purpose
-           Application of anatomy illustration

Date: 2017 Apr 21, 22, 28, 29, May 5, 6, 12, 13, 19, 20

M3: CDM4061Y - Art of Illustration (30hrs)
-           Study of illustration masters from classical to contemporary period
-           Categories of illustration
-           Research and analysis on a specific master
-           Presentation and documentation

Date: 2017 Jun 2, 3, 9, 10, 16, 17, 23, 24, 30, Jul 7

Time: Fri (7-10pm) & Sat (2-5pm)
Venue: HKDI Studio


PC B: Professional Certificate in New Media Illustration (DE424131C/ 90hrs)
M4: CDM4062Y - Digital Illustration (30hrs)
-           Introduction of illustration media and techniques|
-           Idea communication
-           Execution of illustration production
-           Illustration rendering

Date: 2017 Aug 12, 19, 26, Sep 2, 9

M5: CDM4063Y - 3D Visualisation (30hrs)
-           Introduction of conceptual visualisation
-           Idea communication and expression
-           Visualisation media, technique and style
-           Visualisation skill, application and execution

Date: 2017 Sep 23, 30, Oct 7, 14, 21

M6: CDM4064Y - Motion Narrative (30hrs)
-          Evolution and trends
-           Motion graphics storytelling
-           2D and 3D motion graphics design
-           Motion graphics production

Date: 2017 Nov 4, 11, 18, 25, Dec 2

Time: Sat (1-7pm)
Venue: HKDI Studio


PC C: Professional Certificate in Applied Illustration (DE424132C/ 90hrs) 
M7: CDM4046Y - Commercial Illustration (30hrs)
-           Business model for start-up illustrator
-           Funding and grants application
-           Self-promotion illustration

Date: 2018 Jan 6, 13, 20, 27, Feb 3

M8: CDM4065Y - Sculptural Visualisation (30hrs)
-           Understanding sculptural illustration
-           Sculptural illustration media, techniques and styles
-           Sculpturing skills and processes

2018 Feb 24, Mar 3, 10, 17, 24

M9: CDM4066Y - Visual Narrative (30hrs)
-           Narrative structures and traditions
-           Narrative expression and idea communication
-           Narrative skills and processes
-           Narrative illustration media, techniques and styles

2018 Apr 14,  21, 28, May 5, 12

Time: Sat (1-7pm)
Venue: HKDI Studio


Course Fees 

                  Fee  Early Bird Deadline
 Full Fee  Early Bird
 (15% off)
By PD   $49,500 
$47,030
$39,980 2017 Feb 21
By PC  PC A $16,200 $13,770 2017 Feb 21
 PC B $17,100 $14,540 2017 Jul 11
 PC C $16,200 $13,770 2017 Dec 13
By Modules  PC A $5,400  -  -
 PC B $5,700  -  -
 PC C $5,400  -  -

Minimum attendance requirement: 70%

Upon successful completion of the 3 Professional Certificates,
students will be awarded with the Professional Diploma in Creative Multimedia Illustration.


Entry Requirement

1) Five HKDSE subjects at Level 2 or above, including English and Chinese Languages, or equivalent; or
2) Five HKCEE subjects at Grade E / Level 2 or above, including English and Chinese Languages, or equivalent; or
3) Mature applicants, i.e. those aged 21 or above with at least two years' relevant working experience, can be admitted. 


Applications
Online Applications
- PD
- PC A
- M3
- PC B
- M4
- M5
- M6
- PC C
Payment methods
Course Leaflet


Financial Aids
- Students can apply for the CEF reimbursement of 80% of the tuition fee paid (maximum $10,000) upon successful completion of the course. 

CEF (Continuing Education Fund) Courses only those marked "Yes" in the table below are CEF Reimbursable Courses.

PD PC A       PC B       PC C      
    M1 M2 M3   M4 M5 M6   M7 M8 M9
- YES - - - YES - - - YES - - -

- Students can apply for ENLS loan to pay for the full course fee


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HKDI reserves the right to make changes to the schedule, course content and advertised course information.
HKDI保留修改課程內容、上課日期、或其他課程資料的權利。

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