The Diploma in Graphic Design provides students with a solid foundation in art and design, placing specific emphasis on Graphic Design. The programme focuses on equipping students with industry-related skills and technical knowledge to produce static visuals that communicate with their intended target markets.
Presentations, quizzes, tests, mid-term exams, final year exams, folio and assignments, among others.
SPMV/SPM/ 'O' Levels
Sijil Kemahiran Vokasional (SKV)
Majlis Latihan Vokasional Kebangsaan (MLVK)
Related subjects** and English
Any other qualification equivalent to the abovementioned. **
Diploma/Certificate/ Equivalent. **
**A review of the student’s Art/Design portfolio is required to assess his/her knowledge and skills for admission purposes.
A distinction (A+, A or A-) in the English Language subject at SPM/UEC level; or MUET Band 5; or a score of 213 (computer-based) / 550 (writing-based) / 80 (internet-based) in TOEFL; or Band 5.5 in IELTS.
In the event that the English Language Requirements are not met, student may be required to undertake additional English module(s) prior to or concurrently with the undergraduate programme, based on the University’s decision.
* International students holding equivalent academic qualifications but which are not conducted in English, are required to sit for the English Placement Test, which may result in the taking of the Certificate in English programme (1 to 10 months). Students who intend to pursue the above undergraduate programme directly, are advised to fulfil the above English requirements prior to commencing their studies at the University.
Graduates of this programme are able to ﬁnd career
opportunities in the following:
Corporate Art Departments
Television Network Stations
Fundamental of Drawing 1
Fundamental of Painting
Principles of Design
History of Art and Design
Creative Thinking Skills
Extra-curricular Learning Experiences 1(MPU-U4)
Fundamental of Drawing II
Study Skills & Employability (MPU-U2)
Brand Communication Design
Packaging & Display Design
Marketing & Consumer Behavior
Digital Multimedia Design
Design Contextual Studies
Extra-curricular Learning Experiences 2 (MPU-U4)
Promotional Design Campaign
Interactive Web Technology
Design Communication – Malaysian Perspective (MPU-U3)
Ideation & Innovation
General Courses (MPU) are compulsory for all students.
–   For Malaysian students:
–   For Foreign students:
Communication in Bahasa Melayu 2
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