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Professional Certificate in Film Compositing
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Course Code
QF Level
Fee* Financial Aids
Study Mode
QF Registration No.
Full Fee
VPlus Creative Industries
QF Validity Period
01/09/2014 - 31/08/2021
Early Bird Fee (10%off)
CEF (PC, M1, M3)
Teaching Language
English supplemented with Cantonese 
Early bird deadline please refer to course details RTTP

*Fees paid are non-refundable and non-transferable unless the course is cancelled.


The film and video industry is the flagship of the creative industries in Hong Kong. It contributes significantly to the development of creative industries in Hong Kong. This course aims to nurture the understanding of film and TV post production and design processes equip students with essential knowledge, competence and creative thinking skills, to become professional film and television experts who can manage the process of video and film visual effects design in different contexts, provide students with industry/profession-specific knowledge and skills in post production and visual effects production, including film editing, compositing, visual effects cinematography, design and production; and enable students to identify the latest trends and acquire up-to-date knowledge and skills emerging in film and television post production industries.

Entry Requirements

Basic Qualification
    - Five HKDSE subjects at Level 2 or above, including English and Chinese Languages, or equivalent; or
    - Five HKCEE subjects at Grade E / Level 2 or above, including English and Chinese Languages, or equivalent; or
    - Completion of a QF Level 3 programme that is deemed acceptable to the respective Programme Board; or
    - Relevant RPL qualification(s) at QF Level 3 or above AND a pass in an entrance assessment, which can be either oral or written; or
    - Other relevant verifiable prior learning and/or work experience that is/are deemed appropriate by respective Programme Board AND a pass in an entrance assessment, which can be either oral or written.

(b) Applicants are required to have at least 1 year design/media related working experience.
(c) Basic knowledge of video production techniques is preferred.
(d) An interview may also be required on need basis.

Mature Applicants
Mature applicants, i.e. those aged 21 or above with at least two years’ relevant working experience, can be admitted. Where appropriate, the applicant may be required to pass an entrance assessment, which can be in an oral and/or written form.

Documents Required for Application
1) Completed Application Form (Online)
2) Upload Copy of proof for Academic Qualifications
3) Upload Copy of proof for Working Experience

Modules Schedule
Intake 5

M3: CDM4005Y – VFX Cinematography (30 hrs)  
Date: 2020 Dec 12, 2021 Jan 9, 23, Feb 20, Mar 6, 20

M4: CDM4003Y – Visual Effects Compositing (30 hrs)  
Date: 2020 Dec 19, 2021 Jan 16, 30, Feb 27, Mar 13, 27

M5: CDM4004Y – Digital Scene Compositing Design (30 hrs) 
Date: 2021 Apr 10, 17, 24, May 8, 15, 22

Time: Sat, 2-7pm (5 hrs per lesson)
Venue: HKDI

Early Bird Deadline: 2020 Oct 30

Module Fee Online Application
Intake 4 Intake 5
►PC  ►PC 
$6,000 ►M3 ►M3
►M4 ►M4
►M5 ►M5

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HKDI reserves the right to make changes to the schedule, course content and advertised course information.