Limkokwing Digital Media Creativity Centre
Limkokwing Professional Development Centre

23 Jalan Sultan Ismail, 50250 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Tel: +603 2143 0008
Fax: +603 2143 0002

Limkokwing Business Innovation Centre

Inovasi 1-1, Cyber 3, Jalan Teknokrat 1/1, 63000 Cyberjaya, Selangor Darul Ehsan, Malaysia

Tel: +603 8317 8888
Fax: +603 8317 8988

Professional Diploma in 3D Animation

The Professional Diploma in 3D Animation is designed to introduce students to the concepts of 3D computer-based modeling and animation. This course provides the students with a range of skills involved in creating 3D art. Students will be taught modeling, animating, texturing and rendering using Industry standard 3D software. Students will also learn the basics of creating 2D art using Digital Imaging Software and basic video editing. The course is particularly relevant for anyone who wishes to establish a skills base for further training in 3D graphics for games and film or as a portfolio boost for existing graphic design professionals.

This Professional Diploma provides comprehensive coverage of 3D animation production principles from the very basics to advanced techniques. It is designed to prepare participants for creative careers in the entertainment industries such as special effects in the movie, video game, advertising, software, Internet and entertainment industries and develops teamwork skills and problem solving techniques relevant to real world production environments.

Programme structure

Year 1
Semester 1 Semester 2Semester 3
Introduction to 3D Modeling Digital Imaging 2 Project/ Internship*
* Available for selected students
Drawing for Animation 3D Modeling
Digital Imaging 1 Animation Principles
Photography Layout Design
English Proficiency 1 English Proficiency 2
Creative Thinking  
Year 2
Semester 4 Semester 5 Semester 6
3D Animation 1 3D Animation 2 Project/ Internship*
* Available for selected students
Animation Practice for 3D Introduction to Visual Effects Techniques
Introduction to Digital Compositing Compositing
Environment Design & Effects Digital Sculpting for Games (ZBrush)
English Proficiency 3  

Career Opportunities

  • 3D Modeller
  • Texture Artist
  • Background Preparation
  • Rotoscoping Artist
  • Compositor