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Bachelor of Graphic Design (Hons)

Offered by: City University Malaysia
Exam BodyInternal Degree, Malaysia
Course Duration3 Yrs
Part Time/Full TimeFull Time / Part Time
FacultyFaculty of Art and Design
Conducted entirely in MalaysiaYes
Awarding CountryMalaysia
Level of StudyBachelor's Degree Level
Field of StudyAudio-visual Techniques & Media Production
Course Description

This programme prepares students to apply artistic and computer techniques to the interpretation of technical and commercial concepts. The programme includes studies of Design Publications, Advertising, Corporate Communications, Multimedia Applications, Advanced Photography and Graphics Environment. The career prospects after graduation are as Graphic designer, Creative & Art Director, Animator and more.


Subject Offered

• Fundamental of Information Technology
• Principles of Management
• Introduction To Database
• Design Principles
• Typography
• Introduction To Digital Technologies
• Digital Imaging
• Information and Interface Design
• Creative Thinking and Problem Solving
• Illustration
• Web Design
• *Elective 1: Advertising Copywriting
• Drawing
• Color Studies
• Art, Technology and Culture
• Graphic Design Theory and Practice
• Human Computer Interaction
• Media : History and Society
• Theories of Communications
• Visual Communication

• Academic Skills
• English For Employment
• 3D Design
• Computer Ethics and Law
• Entrepreneurship
• English For Academic Purposes
• *Elective 4:Animation Programming
• Design For Production
• *Elective 2 : Innovation In Drawing
• Hubungan Etnik / Pengajian Malaysia III
• Co-Curriculum
• Package Design
• Publication Design
• Advertising and Design
• *Elective 5 :Development of interactive E-Content
• Digital Audio and Video
• *Elective 3 :Web Imaging Techniques
• Tamadun Islam Dan Tamadun Asia (TITAS) / Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi II
• Industrial Training


Entry Requirements

• Passed STPM / A-Level with minimum distinctions in two subjects and minimum CGPA 2.00; OR

• Passed Matriculation / Foundation studies in related field with minimum CGPA 2.00; OR

• Passed Diploma from any higher institution approved by the Ministry of Higher Education Malaysia (MOHE) with minimum CGPA 2.00; OR

• International Baccalaureate (IB) with minimum 24 points; OR

• Any other qualifications equivalent and recognised by the government of Malaysia; AND

• Student who did not pass or did not take Art Subject/Engineering Drawing at SPM/SPMV level, they may sit for an art test or present an Art Portfolio

Career Prospects

Art Director, Creative Director, Copywriter, Design Educator, Packaging Designer,
Photographer, Illustrator

All fees are in RM (Ringgit Malaysia) currency unless stated otherwise.

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