1 Year Diploma Program
It all starts with the fundamentals
  • FZD School of Design is founded on the principle of providing the best possible training
    for our students.

    We have prepared a one year program specifically designed for individuals looking for a career in the entertainment design industry. This program is divided into 3 terms. Each term runs for 15 weeks with a two week break in between. Students must complete all 3 terms in order to graduate. This one year program is very intense and specialized, so please read all the relevant information before making your decision to enroll.

    Our courses cover a broad range of topics from basic fundamental understanding to advanced design and rendering techniques. Students will graduate with a Diploma in Industrial Design and a vast array of professional skills.

    This program is open to local Singaporeans and International students. If you have questions, please send us an email at contact@fzdschool.com or give us a call at +65 6702 5328.
  • This one year program is very intense and specialized. But if you have the right mindset and the willingness to work hard, then you will excel.
  • Our aim is to mold students into elite designers with a broad range of skills and graduate with a top notch industry oriented portfolio.
  • COURSE DETAILS
    FULL TIME DIPLOMA
    Heavily focused on the development of
    fundamental, design thinking and presentation skills.

    DURATION
    12 months

    DAY AND TIMES
    Monday to Friday
    10am to 6pm (class in session)
    6pm to 10pm (after hours)
  • COURSE OUTLINE
  • PERSPECTIVE
    Use of horizon line and vanishing points to construct objects in 3d space

    VISUAL COMMUNICATIONS 1
    Learn the draw-through method

    FORMS AND MATERIALS
    Using values to render forms

    DESIGN SKETCHING
    Building up the visual library

    STUDIO TIME
    Work on assignments
  • VISUAL COMMUNICATIONS 2
    Sketching characters, objects and sceneries

    ENVIRONMENT AND COMPOSITION
    Lighting, mood, composition and values

    DESIGN ASSEMBLY
    Introduction of design projects. Students explore a wide range of topics and themes

    VISUAL DEVELOPMENT
    Using zBrush and SketchUp as design tools

    STUDIO TIME
    Work on assignments
  • ENTERTAINMENT DESIGN
    Longer design projects with game and film themed topics 

    PRODUCTION DESIGN
    Students continue to build up their 3d skills

    DESIGN PRESENTATION
    Colour, lighting, mood, and composition

    PORTFOLIO PREPARATION
    Printed portfolios, blogs and websites

    STUDIO TIME
    Work on assignments
  • 86%
    FZD Graduates who are now working in
    the entertainment design industry
  • STUDYING AT FZD
  • FZD ADVANTAGE
    INDUSTRY EXPERIENCE
    FZD instructors have been teaching, giving workshops and making tutorials since 1999. Now we bring all that knowledge to FZD.

    HIGHLIGHTS
    Why choose FZD?

    - Experienced Instructors and Staff
    - Industry Relevant Courses
    - Streamlined Process
    - Proven Track Record
    - Strong Industry and Alumni Network
  • 90%
    The importance of your portfolio when
    job hunting. Start building yours with FZD
  • JUNE INTAKE - OPEN
    Intake
    JUNE 2018

    Enrollment Deadline
    14 May 2018

    Commencement
    11 June 2018

    Completion Date
    24 May 2019

    APPLY NOW (Open)
  • ENROLLMENT DATES
  • OCTOBER INTAKE - FULL
    Intake
    OCTOBER 2017

    Enrollment Deadline
    11 September 2017

    Commencement
    9 October 2017

    Completion Date
    21 September 2018

    APPLY NOW (Waitlist)
  • FEBRUARY INTAKE - OPEN
    Intake
    FEBRUARY 2018

    Enrollment Deadline
    15 January 2018

    Commencement
    12 February 2018

    Completion Date
    25 January 2019

    APPLY NOW (Open)