In the world where most of us want to have an uncompelled learning environment, learning something through a technological device, anytime and anywhere, is most appreciated. This type of learning is known as e-learning. E-learning is one of fastest growing industry in the world. As per a survey, in India, around 100 e-learning companies have been started in the past 3 years. Also, by 2015, the e-learning industry is forecasted to produce revenue of more than $100 billion, only through corporate trainings. All this has increased the opportunities in the field of e-learning and in mobile gaming, which is again the most rapidly growing industry related to e-learning.
Knowing this, IMAGE has designed an integrated program, Diploma Course in E-Learning and Mobile Gaming. This program is a unique program that combines visual artistry with programming techniques. The program introduces the students to the software and hardware, used for Web-based and Computer-based E-learning content and Mobile Games. The program encapsulates modules on Visual Design to stimulate students' creativity and imagination; Web Design to help students master the art of communicating through a Website; 3D Design to provide a basic understanding of 3D concepts like modeling, texturing, lighting, camera, animation and rendering; XML, E-Learning Standards, and Action Scripting to make the students proficient in developing e-learning materials; and Java, J2ME MIPD, and Flash Programming to introduce the programming techniques.
The Diploma course in E-Learning and Mobile Gaming can be taken up as an 18 or 9 months course, based on the students' requirements. The course prepares the students to start a career in both the E-Learning and Gaming industry. On successfully completing this course, the students can position themselves as a Specialist Programmer, Mobile Content Developer, and Flash Programmer.
Visual Design is an extensive hands-on foundation module in Digital Visual Art & Design, aimed to stimulate the student's creativity and imagination. Through Art & Design assignments, students master how to make aesthetic and practical design decisions. Also they learn about the diverse roles and functions of design elements in present-day life and their applications in Digital Visual Media.
Web Design is a Web-focused module that helps master the art and skill of effectively communicating to global audience through a Website. The project based curriculum covers all aspects of creating an effective site including interactive design and interface design. Comprehensive coverage extends from basic to advanced content creation for optimal Web delivery.
3D Design provides a foundation to the understanding of 3D concepts like modeling, texturing, lighting, camera, animation & rendering in a simplified manner. The module is innovative, project focused and encourages teamwork, planning and thoughtful execution of 3D project. The Media Animation project taught in this module serves as a strong foundation for aspiring 3D Modelers, Texture Artists, Visual Effects Artists, Character Animators and prepares them to cope with the Specialization modules to be taught in the later part of the Diploma program.
|Normal Track||18 Months
2 hrs class every day (Monday to Saturday)
|Fast Track||9 Months
2 hrs classes on alternate days (Monday, Wednesday, Friday (OR) Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday)