Digital Animation Technology


Digital Animation Technology is the study and application of fundamental and advanced theories and advanced techniques in 2D and 3D animation, use and development for advancement of animation technologies, and production of commercially acceptable and viable solutions for different platforms such as broadcast, web and mobile cast.

The BSEMC program, major in Digital Animation Technology aims to prepare students to be digital animation professionals who are equipped with both creative and technical knowledge, skills and values in conceptualizing, designing, and producing animation products and solutions, and in managing such projects over different technology platforms. The program enables the students to be knowledgeable of the whole pipeline of Digital Animation projects.

The students will acquire the independence and creative competencies to articulate project design and requirements of new projects, not necessarily based on standard templates.

Graduates of BSEMC – major in Digital Animation Technology program are expected to have the following competencies:

  • Soft Skills and Values:
    •  Communication and Presentation Skills – Creativity and Innovation
    • Critical Thinking and Problem Solving Skills – Team Work
    • Adaptability to Change
    • Leadership
    • Understanding of EMC Business
    • Professional Ethics
    • Compliance to Intellectual Property Laws – Generic Skills that may be developed during the course and which are applicable in many other context
  • Technical Skills
    • Programming Skills
    • Drawing Fundamentals
    • Visual Communication Skills
    • Design Skills
    • Sound Engineering
    • Project Management
    • Applied Mathematics for EMC
  • Digital Animation Technology Skills
    • Digital 2D Animation
    • 3D Animation
    • Animation Production Design
    • Scripting for Animation
    • Programming for Animation
    • Production Design

Career Opportunities Open to Graduates of the Program:

  • Programmer
  • Illustrator
  • Flash Animator
  • Graphics Artist
  • Web Developer
  • Creative Programmer
  • Technical Animator
  • Creative Content Developer
  • Ad Builders
  • Technical Director for Modelling/Rigging/Lighting
  • Technical Director for Game Art
  • Animation Quality Assurance Specialist
  • Digital 2D or 3D Production Designer
  • Digital 2D or 3D Animation Content Producer
  • Associate Business Development Specialist course and which are applicable in many other context for Entertainment and Multimedia Industries