Diploma in Computer Graphic Design

A1497 KPT(JPS)600-07/69/Jld.II(20)

Course Information

Duration: FT: 3 Yrs ; PT: 5 Yrs
Full Time/Part Time
Conducted in Malaysia: Yes
Level of Study: Diploma Level
Faculty: Faculty of Design & Creativity
Awarding Country: Malaysia
Exam Body: Internal Diploma Malaysia
Fees: Refer to Univ.

Course Overview

The Diploma in Graphic Design focuses on the basic principles, concepts and fundamentals required to solve graphic design challenges. Students develop the ability to determine appropriate and successful designs and demonstrate effective use of colours, dominant elements, typographical and production skills to make effective design layouts. Students are required to prepare their portfolio for professional presentation by the end of the programme.


Key Subjects

    • Basic English I & II
    • Business English
    • PC Competency
    • Contemporary Business
    • Business Mathematics
    • Drawing Studies
    • Introduction to Graphic Design
    • Elements of Computer Graphic Design
    • Intermediate English I & II
    • Computer Application in Art & Design
    • Colour Theory
    • Foundation in Digital Media
    • Principles of Advertising
    • Critical & Creative Thinking
    • History of Graphic Design
    • Electronic Publication Design
    • Graphic Illustration
    • Digital Photography
    • Academic Reading & Writing
    • Advertising Design
    • Typography
    • Visual Communication
    • Introduction to 2D Animation
    • Creative Web Design
    • Essential Business Communication Skills
    • Corporate Identity Design
    • Packaging Design
    • 3D Animation
    • Project


Entry Requirements

- SPM with 3 credits in any subjects and pass PSV
- Unified Examination Certificate (UEC) with at least Grade B in 3 subjects
- Other equivalent qualifications from a recognized institution of Government of Malaysia

Career Prospects

Upon completion of this programme, a graduate can work as a graphic designer, instructional designer, packaging designer and an art director.

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

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