Certificate Level 3 in Graphic Design and Animation


Certificate in Graphics Design and Animation The certificate in Graphics Design and Animation is a six months programme offered in one semester at Botho University.

The students enrolled in this programme will study graphics design fundamentals and Photoshop, and Animation Using Flash. They shall apply appropriate technological (Adobe Photoshop) platforms, trends and language to create visual exciting designs in creative industry. Also the training will involve creating web-based content (Adobe Flash) suitable for a range of applications, such as advertising, information, news, retail and others. The programme will expose the students to technical skills and creative thinking needed to develop and design graphics and animation for the multimedia industry. The students who graduate will be able to work in the various fields of multimedia industry as advertising designer, graphic designer, Flash designer, multimedia artist etc.

Programme details: The programme consists of core modules as listed below.

Recommended full-time study path: 6 Months

Year Sem Module Credits
6 Months Sem 1 C3 - CGA - 15: Graphic Design Fundamentals and Photoshop 30
C3 - AUF - 15: Animation Using Flash 30

Admission Criteria:

Senior secondary school leaving certificate such as BGCSE, LGCSE or equivalent Candidates above 25 years with at least 5 years of work experience, of which at least 2 years must be at Level 4 equivalent may be considered under mature entry criteria.