Transmedia Storytelling

Course Date:
20 Sept 2019

Registration Period:
10 Jul to 31 Aug 2019

8 hours / 1 day

9am to 6pm (Friday)

Mode of Training:


Course Introduction

Global media landscapes have seen a rise in digital content platforms and distribution networks. From TV broadcasters and news agencies and to other content publishers such as SMEs and government agencies, there is a big push towards meaningful and engaging digital content. But with so many new digital media platforms and emerging technologies like VR and AR, how does one create effective and engaging content? This course introduces participants to storytelling techniques across multiple media platforms. Learn how to expand story worlds from television to games to emerging media platforms, and to craft an immersive experience for the audience.

Course Objective

To equip non-media professionals to be writers and content creators who can craft stories, videos and reports that can cross different media platforms. Participants will learn know the processes of conceptualising, crafting and developing an idea into media content for different media and consumers whose preferences are constantly changing.

Course Outline

The course seeks to cover the following points:

• Recognise transmedia storytelling fundamentals
• Understand transmedia storytelling platforms
• Craft a transmedia story

Suitable for

Scriptwriter, Transmedia producer, Digital Content Producer

Minimum Entry Requirements / Assumed Skills and Knowledge

Participants should ideally have basic writing skills with at least a B4/C5 in English for GCE O-Levels

Award / Certification / Accreditation

Certificate of Performance (electronic Certificate) will be awarded to participants who pass the required assessments and achieve at least 75% attendance.

Course Fees payable:

Singapore Citizens aged below 40 and Singapore PRs Singapore Citizens Others
Non-SME sponsored 1Sponsored by SME 2Aged 40 and above
(incl. GST)
(incl. GST)
(incl. GST)
(incl. GST)

Singaporeans aged 25 years and above may use **SkillsFuture Credit balance to offset respective course fees.
1 Under the Enhanced Training Support for Small & Medium Enterprises (SMEs) Scheme. For more information, click herePlease submit the attached “Declaration Form for Enhanced Training Support Scheme for SME” together with your online application.
2 Under the SkillsFuture Mid-career Enhanced Subsidy. For more information, visit the SkillsFuture website here.

Funding Incentives

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Eligible for SkillsFuture Credit
Terms and Conditions

Application Procedure

1. All applications must be made via Online Registration at
Course fees can be paid by the following payment modes:

a) Credit Cards, Internet Banking, NETS (Not Applicable for company sponsored)
For e-payment using Visa/Master cards and Internet Banking, please click on the ‘Make e-Payment’ button on the acknowledgement page to proceed.

b) For NETS payment, you can pay at:
Singapore Polytechnic
PACE Academy

c) Cheques
Please make cheques payable to “Singapore Polytechnic”. Do cross the cheque and write the Registration Reference ID, Applicant Name and NRIC/FIN number at the back of the cheque. When you have completed required details, you may mail the cheque here.

Please note that an administrative charge of $15 will be imposed for any returned cheques from the bank or financial institution.

2. All successful applicants will be notified with a letter of confirmation via email.

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