Advanced Diploma Programs in Art Studies

An advanced diploma indicates that a student has completed work to prepare them with the knowledge and skills necessary to enter the workplace or further their studies at a university. These programs open up a number of professional and educational opportunities. What is an advanced diploma in art studies? Programs in the discipline equip students with the practical and theoretical knowledge neces… Read more

An advanced diploma indicates that a student has completed work to prepare them with the knowledge and skills necessary to enter the workplace or further their studies at a university. These programs open up a number of professional and educational opportunities.

What is an advanced diploma in art studies? Programs in the discipline equip students with the practical and theoretical knowledge necessary to succeed in a number of creative fields, including the visual arts. Commonly, through the duration of study, students will create an extensive portfolio that represents their personal creativity and their artistic goals. This will be largely accomplished through a multi-disciplinary approach, and students will have the opportunity to connect with a range of established galleries and artists.

Success in the arts not only requires creativity but also a deep understanding of recognized techniques and history. These programs will help you develop your craft while also exposing you to the ins and outs of the industry. This will substantially help in finding jobs and getting your art recognized.

Cost is largely dependent on the institution and program that you select. Programs can last one to two years, and you want to make sure that you are financially equipped to complete your degree. Research to find the option that fits both your interest and your wallet.

An advanced diploma in arts can open up a variety of doors in a number of industries. Graduates can pursue professional endeavors in traditional art, along with opportunities in graphic design. Additionally, those with this diploma can work in more administrative positions in artistic-focused corporations, or can take on roles at galleries and other organizations.  Whatever career you choose, your course of study will help give you the foundation to succeed.

There are a variety of programs available around the globe, and online alternatives are the perfect option for students who don’t have the time or access to traditional institutions. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Hong Kong Design Institute
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2 years
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Hong Kong Institute of Vocational Education
Hong Kong

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To cope with the rapid development of digital entertainment industry in Hong Kong and Asia, this programme aims to equip students with practical knowledge and skill to become professionals for design and development of computer game, computer animation, and visual effects. -
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CEV - Escuela Superior de Comunicación, Imagen y Sonido
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The Superior Technician in 3D Animations, Games and Interactive Environments at a Distance will prepare you to obtain one of the most powerful profiles of the current market. ... +

The Superior Technician in 3D Animations, Games and Interactive Environments at a Distance will prepare you to obtain one of the most powerful profiles of the current market. You will learn the artistic techniques with which you can create and design characters, scenarios and 2D and 3D animation objects. This degree is taught exclusively in SPANISH. -
Advanced Diploma
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Informatics Academy
Singapore

The International Advanced Diploma in Gaming and Animation Technology equips students with knowledge in the areas of 3D modeling, as well as animation and gaming involving com ... +

The International Advanced Diploma in Gaming and Animation Technology equips students with knowledge in the areas of 3D modeling, as well as animation and gaming involving computers or mobile devices. -
Advanced Diploma
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10 - 14 months
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Burren College of Art
Galway, Ireland

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Advanced Diploma
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English
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Campus
 
Centennial College
Toronto, Canada

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Centennial College's Game – Programming offering sees you graduate with an advanced diploma and the know how to launch a career in the game software industry. -
Advanced Diploma
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3 years
English
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Toronto Film School
Toronto, Canada

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Advanced Diploma
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24 months
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Cambrian College
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6 semesters
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Academy of Interactive Entertainment
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2 years
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Raffles Design Institute Riyadh
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English
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Geneva Information Technology Institute
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Hong Kong Design Institute
Hong Kong

This interdisciplinary programme offers all-rounded immersion in contemporary visual arts media and engages students actively with the cultural industries at large. Through co ... +

This interdisciplinary programme offers all-rounded immersion in contemporary visual arts media and engages students actively with the cultural industries at large. Through collaboration and innovation with the arts sector, the programme creates a lively environment where interdisciplinary arts projects flourish. -
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2 years
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Academy of Interactive Entertainment
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Game Programmers drive the game development process; creating the framework, functionality and interaction in the game. Regarded as the essential ingredient in the development process, game programmers are highly valued and continually in demand. -
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2 years
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Academy of Interactive Entertainment
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Academy of Interactive Entertainment
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The Advanced Diploma of Screen and Media is a two year, full-time course which is designed to get you into the world of film, TV or visual effects. It is a practical course designed to give the best technical training using the latest, state-of-the-art technology. -
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