Diploma (Conversion) in Digital Media Creation


In the digital media industry, there is a demand for digital media practitioners trained and equipped not only with software competencies, but analytical skills in visual appearance, motion, timing, composition, presentation of objects and/or abstract concepts. It is also important to note the media industry is a developing industry – in content, technology and delivery. Therefore, the skills and competencies involved in digital media are constantly evolving and need upgrading.

Students are expected to have access to computer and internet during your study at SP eg. e-learning, writing report, etc.

Course Objectives


This course aims to provide students with the necessary skills to design and produce digital content. Students completing this course will be able to design web pages, and produce images, animation, sound, and video.


Suitable for


Suitable for working adults who:

  1. Wish to upgrade their digital media skills to meet their job requirements
  2. Wish to have training in creating content such as images, animation, sound and video


Minimum Entry Requirements

Applicants should have a polytechnic diploma or university degree. Those with other equivalent qualifications or relevant working experience will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

Recognition of Prior Learning

Applicants who do not meet the entry requirements may be considered for admission to the course based on evidence of at least 5 years of relevant working experience or supporting evidence of competency readiness.  Suitable applicants who are shortlisted will have to go through an interview and/or entrance test. The Polytechnic reserves the right to shortlist and admit applicants.

Course Outline

This course consists of 2 post diploma certificates (PDCs). Each PDC comprises two modules and the details are as follows:

Please click here for Module Synopsis

Semester One
PDC 1 Certificate in Web Design

Module 1 – Graphic Design Using Imaging Tools
Module 2 – Interactive Web Design

Semester Two
PDC 2 Certificate in Content Creation
Module 3- Interactive Authoring
Module 4- Moving Visual Design

Award / Certification / Accreditation

Upon completion of two Certificates within a two-year validity period, the participant will be conferred a Diploma (Conversion) qualification from Singapore Polytechnic.


Course Fees

Diploma (Conversion) in Digital Media Creation
Post Diploma Certificates (PDC) Singapore Citizens Below the age of 40 Singapore Citizens
Aged 40 and above
Singapore PR Enhanced Training Support for SME scheme Workfare Training Support scheme Others / Repeat Students
Certificate in Web Design $354.39 $236.26 $945.03 $243.99 $133.59 $2,362.56
Certificate in Content Creation $354.39 $236.26 $945.03 $243.99 $133.59 $2,362.56
Total Course Fees: $708.78 $472.52 $1,890.06 $487.98 $267.18 $4,725.12

Other Fees Payable:

Fee Description Per semester (after GST)
Singapore Citizens Singapore PR and others
Examination Fee - $16.05
Miscellaneous Fee $7.49   $7.49
Statutory Licence Fee (CLASS) $0.94   $0.94
Insurance Fee (GPA) $0.85   $0.85
Total $9.28 $25.33

- The fees shown (inclusive of 7% GST) are indicative as they are based on prevailing funding policies and subject to review.

- Post Diploma Module Certificate fee is payable on a semester basis.

- Post Diploma course participants who submit the withdrawal notification 2 weeks before course commencement, an administrative fee of $50 (before GST) would be levied.



Terms and Conditions

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Date of Course Commencement:

16 Apr 2018

Registration Period:
1 Dec 2017 - 31 Jan 2018

* Registration may be closed once seats are filled up

Register of Interest for Apr 2018

Class Schedule:
2 evenings a week
7pm - 10pm

240 hours (1 year)


PDCs to start with:

Funding Incentives and Fees Matters

Academic Calendar

Application Procedures


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For course specific details, please contact the course manager:

Name: Mr Timothy Rodrigues

Email: timrodrigues@sp.edu.sg


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