SPECIALIST / SHORT COURSES


Learning is a lifelong process and we here at CIIT Philippines take that very very seriously. Our Specialist programs are specifically designed to fit into your working schedules so you don’t have to call in sick to work or miss school just so you could attend our classes. Each program has a specific number of modules that last for 10-12 Saturdays at 4 hours per sessions. See? It’s a win-win! You get to go to your classes/jobs on weekdays, and you can learn awesome stuff with us on Saturdays.


MULTIMEDIA SPECIALIST


Our Multimedia Specialist program is geared towards making sure that its participants are constantly up to par with the ever-changing visual arts landscape that was brought about by the progress of the digital era. The modules and the subjects under them can be used in all settings, be it in an agency or as a freelancer. The four modules under the Multimedia Specialist program are:


Module
Program
Software
Schedule
1
Photography
Photoshop CC and Lightroom CC
Jan 26 – Mar 30, 2019
(Sat) – 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
2
Photo Editing
Photoshop CC
Sep 29 – Dec 1, 2018 (Sat)
2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
3
Video Editing
Premiere Pro CC and After Effects CC
Nov 10 – Feb 2, 2019 (Sat)
2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
4
Digital Illustration & Page Design
Illustrator CC and InDesign CC
Nov 17 – Feb 9, 2019 (Sat)
2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Module
Program
Software
Schedule
1
Photography
Photoshop CC and Lightroom CC

TBD

2
Photo Editing
Photoshop CC
Feb 23 – May 4, 2019 (Sat)
9:00 am – 1:00 pm
3
Video Editing
Premiere Pro CC and After Effects CC
Oct 13 – Jan 5, 2019 (Sat)
2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
4
Digital Illustration & Page Design
Illustrator CC and InDesign CC
Jan 12 – Mar 16, 2019 (Sat)
2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
As an added bonus, we’re also including an Adobe CC license with our MMA Specialist course! Learn more about Adobe CC.


WEB DESIGN SPECIALIST


Module
Program
Software
Schedule
1
Web Design
HTML5 / CSS /
Dreamweaver CC
Nov 17 – Feb 9, 2019
(Sat) – 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
2
WordPress
WordPress
Jan 26 – Mar 30, 2019
(Sat) – 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
3
Web Programming
PHP / MYSQL
Nov 17 – Feb 2, 2019
(Sat) – 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Having an amazing website plays a huge part in becoming a successful business these days. Consumers can now access almost all the information that they are looking for by simply typing in your name or a sentence/phrase that’s related to your industry. Making sure that you have an attractive and engaging website is a vital to building up your reputation and gaining new customers. The Web Design Specialist program was conceived to address these concerns. Whether it’s you trying to improve your website or you’re working on improving someone else’s website, this track is for you. The three modules for the Web Design Specialist program are:

Module
Program
Software
Schedule
1
Web Design
HTML5 / CSS / Dreamweaver CC
Oct 27 – Jan 19, 2019
(Sat) – 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
2
Web Programming
PHP / MYSQL
June 16 – Aug 25, 2018
(Sat) – 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Students of this course will also get web hosting and domain name ownership for a year!


3D ANIMATION SPECIALIST


3D animation has gone a long way and grown at an amazing rate over the years. You too can learn how to create your own masterpieces under our 3D Animation Specialist Program. Designed to bring our your inner geek, the modules of the 3D Animation Specialist program will cover the two modules stated below:

Module
Program
Software
Schedule
1
3D Character Modeling and Animation
3DSMAX
Nov 24 – Apr 27, 2019
(Sat) 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Module
Program
Software
Schedule
1
3D Character Modeling and Animation
3DSMAX
Aug 18 – Feb 2, 2019
(Sat) 2:00pm – 6:00pm

GAME DEVELOPMENT SPECIALIST


The Game Development Specialist program will help you turn that idea of yours into the next Clash of Clans or Flappy Bird! Whether it’s just for fun or if you really want to join the gaming industry for a living, this specialist course is going level up your skills. Learn the ropes of video game development with our two modules:

Module
Program
Software
Schedule
1
Mobile Game Development
C# and Unity 3D
Oct 20 – Mar 9, 2019
(Sat) 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Module
Program
Software
Schedule
1
Mobile Game Development
C# and Unity 3D
Aug 18 – Feb 2, 2019
(Sat) 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

MOBILE APP DEVELOPMENT SPECIALIST


Mobile phones have become an integral part of our everyday lives and because of that, we are presented with the opportunity create more and more apps to address the wants and needs of society, the possibilities are endless.

Module
Program
Software
Schedule
1
Mobile Application Development
Java SDK with Java Runtime Environment, Android Studio & Android SDK Tools
Mar 23 – Jun 29, 2019
(Sat) 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Module
Program
Software
Schedule
1
Mobile Application Development
Java SDK with Java Runtime Environment, Android Studio & Android SDK Tools
Aug 18 – Nov 24, 2018
(Sat) 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm

DIGITAL MARKETING SPECIALIST


The digital age has reworked how marketing works. With the advent of the internet and mobile technology, consumers and brands are now closer than ever, enabling people to skip the steps found in traditional marketing. With this comes new challenges. Content creation, planning, and data analysis are now at the forefront of the marketing industry.
Module
Program
Software
Schedule
1
360 Digital Marketing Strategy and Implementation
Google Analytics, Google Adwords, MailChimp, CRM, etc.
Jan 26 – Mar 30, 2019
(Sat) – 9:00 am – 6:00 pm

Module
Program
Software
Schedule
1
360 Digital Marketing Strategy and Implementation
Google Analytics, Google Adwords, MailChimp, CRM, etc.
Aug 11 – Oct 13, 2018 (Sat)
9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Feb 23 – May 4, 2019 (Sat)
9:00 am – 1:00 pm

MOBILE VR DEVELOPMENT


Explore virtual reality, one of the most emerging technologies today, and create virtual worlds. For this course, students will learn about the development, design, and best practices to make immersive 3D virtual reality environment and 360 photo viewers using Unit 3D and Google VR. Truly a new medium for entertainment and content creation.
Module
Program
Software
Schedule
1
Mobile VR Development
Nov 2018

JAVA BOOTCAMP


Core Java & Commonly-Used Libraries
This course is an introduction to Java and the most commonly used libraries of the Java Standard Edition (Java SE). Covers Java 8.

The course includes a comprehensive discussion on the best practices and common pitfalls. Students are provided with numerous hands-on graded and ungraded exercises, the most challenging of which is the final machine problem.

The course culminates in a Code Review, where students present their solutions to the final machine problem to the class, for review and critique by the instructor as well as by the entire class. This activity has been effective in drilling-in proper practices and approaches to the students.

Prerequisite:
Trainees must already have some programming background, such as through school, basic training courses, or work experience. Must be at least able to write a program in any language that does variable assignments, passes parameters through functions or methods, and handles conditional and loop logic.

Module
Program
Software
Schedule
1
Core Java & Commonly-Used Libraries
Aug 6 – 10, 2018
*Five (5) consecutive days

Agile Engineering & Java Best Practices
This course goes beyond an academic discussion of Object-Oriented Design and goes into a deep discussion of its effects on practical software engineering concerns such as maintainability, testability, and reuse. The course then proceeds to discuss critical Java best practices which affect performance and correctness. This is followed by a discussion on modern software engineering approaches of Test-Driven Development and Refactoring, which improve the quality and maintainability of the codebase.

Students are provided with numerous hands-on exercises, the most challenging of which is the final team machine problem, which includes changes to requirements mid-way!

The course culminates in a Code Review, where students present their solutions to the final machine problem to the class, for review and critique by the instructor as well as by the entire class on the basis of Object-Oriented Design principles and Java Best Practices. This activity has been effective in drilling-in proper practices and approaches to the students.

Prerequisite:
Trainees must be familiar with Core Java & Commonly-Used Libraries

Module
Program
Software
Schedule
1
Agile Engineering and Java Best Practices
Aug 13 – 17, 2018
*Five (5) consecutive days

AGILE TRAINING PROGRAM


Core Agile Workshop with Scrum, Extreme Programming, and Kanban

Benefits of the Program:

  • Understanding the factors that determine project success or failure.
  • Gaining a wide view of the methodologies and practices available in Agile, and to which situation each is applicable.
  • Shared understanding within the organization of the challenges and expectation of each role.
  • Shared perspective when addressing process improvements.
Module
Program
Software
Schedule
1
Core Agile Workshop with Scrum, Extreme Programming, and Kanban
Aug 30 – Aug 31, 2018
*Two (2) consecutive days

PHYTON FOR BEGINNERS


This training course covers the basics of Python development. The course is geared towards participants with no programming background. It includes hands-on exercises to reinforce the lessons covered. This training course was developed and is taught by some of the Philippines’ well-known and respected Python software engineers, and uses the format trusted by some of the best companies in the country.
Module
Program
Software
Schedule
1
Python for Beginners
Sep 4 – Sep 6, 2018
*Three (3) consecutive days

When it comes to arts and technology, you can expect quality learning from CIIT. With our state-of-the-art facilities, great modules, and expert teachers, you are in for great learning. Enroll in our digital arts specialist courses today and become part of the world’s best!