Animation Course

Course Overview

Our Animation Course guides students to conceptualize great characters, environments, and story lines. At Raffles, students will learn how to make artworks come to life including other elements of Animation Design. Be prepared to draw and render as it enhances stamina and ability to work under pressure and produce quality animation works. At Raffles, Our Animation Course will focus on developing technical skills and theory foundations from the basics. This will help students build an animation design portfolio with software knowledge like Maya, 3DSMax and SolidWorks.

Upon completion, graduates will be prepared for the realities and expectations of a professional animator. With a degree under our Animation Course at Raffles, graduates will be qualified to enrol into animation design master’s degree programmes at other universities.

Contact our Education Consultants today to find out more about our Animation Course.

Raffles Alumni

Animation Design

9 months Diploma & 15 months Advanced Diploma
Available at Raffles College of Higher Education (RCHE), Singapore,




January, April, July and October

Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Illustration and Animation (Top Up)
Awarded by Coventry University, UK

Available at
Raffles College of Higher Education (RCHE), Singapore

January, April, July and October

1 Year (Full-time)


9 Months Diploma
3D Techniques
Animation Principles 1
Colour for Designers
Design History & Culture
Design Principles
Digital and Applied Illustration
Digital Image Processing
Digital Photography
Drawing for Animation
Drawing for Designers

15 Months Advanced Diploma
3D Character  Animation
3D Character  Modeling
Academic Research and Communication Skills
Animation Principles 2
Body Mechanics (Rigging)
Design Project (Animation)
Design Studio 1 – Animation Project
Design Studio 2 – Animation Project
Experimental Video
Industrial Attachment
Matte Painting
Portfolio & Presentation
Screenplay & Storyboarding
Special Effects
Video & Audio Techniques

Bachelor Degree Awarded by Coventry University, UK

External Practice
Major Project

Advanced English: Academic Essay Writing
Design Promotion
Enhancing Reflective Study Skills Across Cultural Boundaries
Global Experience in Art and Design
How to set up a Freelance Business

*Choose any 1 of the elective modules

Art/Film Director
TV Commercial Producer/Director
Animation Artist
Post-production Editor
3D Modeler
Effects Animator
Stop Motion Animator
Concept Artist
Character Animator/Rigger
Visual Development Artist
Forensic Animator
Texture Artist
Storyboard Artist