In collaboration with Apple, IMDA and Meshminds this programme is part of the New Media Learning Roadmap for Infocomm Media Clubs.
This initiative forms a crucial component of the Infocomm Media Clubs' New Media Learning Roadmap. During this program, participants will delve into various key areas:
- Social Innovations and Entrepreneurship
- Digital Marketing and Media
- Videography and Photography
Furthermore, participants will cultivate their media proficiency through hands-on experience with tools like Keynote, Clips, and Augmented Reality (AR) applications such as AR Makr and Reality Composer.
Students can join the roadmap since Primary School and continue their journey in Secondary School
New Media Jr
In this programme, students will discover how to use Apple Technologies to create versatile content that can be utilized across different platforms. The curriculum will include topics such as videography, photography, augmented reality, podcasting, and digital drawing. As a social enterprise and B Corporation, all the projects that students work on will have a social element to them.
The programme focuses on teaching students fundamental skills in using Apple Technologies to create content for various platforms. The curriculum covers a range of topics, including videography, photography, augmented reality, podcasting, and digital drawing. As a social enterprise and B Corporation, all the projects that students work on will have a social element to them.
Once students finish the fundamental level, they will progress to the intermediate program. Here, they will acquire more in-depth skills to create content using Apple technologies. As a social enterprise and B Corporation, all the projects that students work on will have a social element integrated into them.
Once students have completed the fundamentals and intermediate levels, they can choose to specialize in a particular area. For the videography track, students will learn how to create videos using professional editing tools on their iPads. By the end of the program, students will be proficient in all aspects required to create professional-looking videos.
Advanced Augmented Reality
After finishing the fundamentals and intermediate levels, students have the option to specialize in a specific field. In the augmented reality track, they will learn how to use Augmented Reality on their iPads and create and manipulate virtual settings. This programme will also focus on digital drawing in detail, enabling students to use their creations and import them into Augmented Reality.
Skills that the students will learn
Students will unleash their creative potential as they dive into the world of videography. Students will learn the videography process, from meticulous pre-production planning to capturing breathtaking shots during shooting, and finally, the artful post-production phase.
Digital Photography with iPad
Students will unlock the power of photography with the iPad as their lens. Students will discover how to capture stunning digital photos using the versatile functions on their iPad, from mastering the camera settings to capturing their creative vision.
Students will Embark on an exciting journey into the world of Augmented Reality (AR). Students will explore AR environments and gain hands-on experience in creating their own AR experience.
Students will unleash their inner artist in the digital realm!
Using iPads as their canvas, students will learn the techniques and tools to create stunning artworks.
Students will embark on a captivating journey into the world of podcasting and learn how to tell compelling stories using the power of audio.
From crafting engaging narratives to mastering the technical aspects, students will gain the skills and confidence to become a skilled podcaster.
Students will elevate their project management skills and learn how to do project planning, execution, and control.
Students will unleash the full potential of digital marketing and dive into the dynamic world of online promotion, social media strategies, SEO, content marketing, and more.
Change Maker Mindset
Students will Unlock the power of change and innovation as they discover how to develop a changemaker mindset that empowers them to drive positive change in their life and community.
Show interest in applying to the programme by contacting us
Make The Change will share with you the schedule template.
The school will fill out the schedule and submit it to us for endorsement.
The endorsed schedule needs to be submitted to IMDA for their approval
IMDA will approve the application
The class will start on the agreed date in the schedule
IMDA fully funds the Class so the school needs to follow the terms and conditions given by IMDA
Your students can showcase their learnings in real-life projects and competitions.
Visual CompositionsThis module acts as a design orientation and focuses on: • Design appreciation and communication • Fundamentals and principles of design • Colour fundamentals and theories • Idea development • Research development • Protocols and processes
Publishing ToolsStudents learn Adobe Photoshop & Illustrator fundamentals and are equipped with necessary skills to stay relevant in the digital age. The module will cover: ADOBE PHOTOSHOP ● Understanding Adobe Photoshop tools and work area ● Working with Adobe Photoshop layers and masking features ● Understanding colour modes and colour correction ● Working with transparencies, blending mode, paths and clipping paths ● Filters and plug-ins ● File formats, smart objects, etc. ADOBE ILLUSTRATOR ● Understanding the workspace of a vector-based environment ● Basic layout techniques ● Drawing with Adobe Illustrator ● Working with layers, transparencies, graphic styles ● Precision drawing with Adobe Illustrator ● Path operations, masking and filters ● Creating proofs (draft, print, press)
Fundamentals and Application of Layout DesignThis module will provide the students with the opportunity to develop layout skills and understanding needed to create page layout solutions using typography, design elements, design principles and grid system. Students will learn the practical composition layout conventions used to effectively layout content combining with type and image. Expected learning outcomes: • Identify the form, anatomy of a page and various page structures • Use appropriate grid system for page layout composition • Apply visual elements and design principles to create layout composition • Develop design layout sense and layout skills
Typography and Communication DesignDiscover how typography forms a visual unit, utilising graphic design to create an outstanding piece of work through a greater emphasis in typography and graphic design.How to deliver accurate information with communication design, as well as: ● Type evolution and history ● The graphic designer’s layout grid ● Typography as a visual language ● Working within a given space and a body of information ● How typography affects graphic design ● Type anatomy, measurements, classifications, styles and weights ● Type spaces (kerning, tracking, leading, etc.) ● Applying variations in layouts and identifying common mistakes ● Creative research, how to get inspiring ideas and applying through art direction ● Choosing the right photo or cropping the wrong photo ● File formats
Advanced Layout for Marketing and PromotionHighlights important aspects on how structuring is done using cohesive editorial content, grids, and components through Adobe InDesign. Students will also learn content gathering and create personalities and tone for publication. • Editorial design and its objectives • Anatomy of a publication • Creating layouts • Essential layout skills
Schools that are part of the programme
Damai Secondary School
Loyang View Secondary School
Pei Cai Secondary School
Boon Lay Secondary School
Dunman Secondary School
Fuhua Secondary School
Orchid Park Secondary School
Yusof Ishak Secondary School.
School of Science and Technology
Holy Innocents High Schoo
Yuhua Secondary School
Edgefield Secondary School
Gan Eng Seng Secondary School
Northbrook's Secondary School
Mayflower Secondary School
Christ Church Secondary School
Bedok South Secondary School
Hua Yi Secondary School
Presbyterian High School
Seng Kang Secondary School
Greendale Secondary School
Nan Hua High School
Greendridge Secondary School
Ngee Ann Secondary School