Advanced Diploma in Multimedia(ADIM)



ADIM is a two year Advanced Diploma course is offered in partnership with ARENA Multimedia India, in which effectively trains you in 2D and 3D, Animation, Multimedia, Web Designing and Gaming. The course takes you through the process of art direction, scripting, and the art of animation as well as project work.

Career Opportunities

ADIM is the doorway to one of the most dynamic and exciting industries-Animation & Multimedia. Reputed for high-quality, industry-intensive training, Arena will train every student to become a competent animation or multimedia professional, capable of meeting any challenge. Arena’s comprehensive career courses are specially designed to create a well-trained and fully qualified professional who is ready for the industry; be it in Animation, Advertising, Television, Print and Publishing and Film content or a host of other rewarding career options.

Course Highlights

  • Transfer your credits to UK Universities for the final year of a degree.
  • 2 year comprehensive programme
  • Certified trainers
  • Comprehensive student study kit
  • ‘Blended Learning’ delivery methodology.

Course fee : KES 310,000 for 2 years payable in instalments.

Course location: Edulink International College Nairobi, Ngong Road- Ndemi Road Junction.

Course duration : 2 Years

Course intake dates : September -2018, January -2019

Course minimum entry requirements :

  • Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) minimum grade D+
  • International Baccalaureate (IB)
  • International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE)
  • General Certificate of Education (GCE)


What you will study
Semester 1 Tools Learning Outcomes
Design and Visualization Fundamentals Understand various visualisation and imagery techniques
Graphics and Illustration Fundamentals Explain fundamentals of Graphics and various aspects of drawings
Creative Illustrations Adobe IllustratorCS6 Explain fundamentals of typography and understand the scope and application in contemporary society
Creating Artworks CorelDRAWX6 Create artworks/Illustrations
Image Magic Adobe Photoshop ExtendedCS6 Use Image Editing tools and retouch images
Design for Print and Advertising Understand functional aspects of print advertising
Media Publishing Adobe IndesignCS6 Design and publish a page layout for magazine and brochures
Print Portfolio Project Guide
Semester 2 Tools Learning Outcomes
Concepts of Storyboarding Explain techniques and importance of storyboard
Working with Audio Adobe Audition Create, record and edit audio
Video Streaming and Editing Adobe Premier ProCS6 Edit and composite videos
Concepts of Digital Filmmaking Create digital motion graphics and composite images
Digital Fx Adobe After Effects Professional CS6
Compositing with Nuke Nuke
Semester 3 Tools Learning Outcomes
3D Basics – Modeling to Animation Concepts Understand basics of 3D animation
Modeling with 3D 3ds Max 2014 Prepare 3D models using modeling tools
Lights, Camera and Materials 3ds Max 2014 Prepare lights, camera, and materials for a scene.
3D Motion Graphics and Fx 3ds Max 2014 Understanding camera motion, key frames and function curve
Rendering with V-Ray 3ds Max with V-Ray Create digital motion graphics and composite images
3D Animation Portfolio Project