VISUAL COMMUNICATION


MALAYSIA QUALIFICATIONS

DIPLOMA
IN
VISUAL COMMUNICATION

KPT/N/214/4/0117
JPT (N/214/4/0110) 07/2019| MQA/FA 4739
Intakes: January, May & September
Duration: 2 Years (Full-time)

DIPLOMA IN VISUAL COMMUNICATION

COURSE OVERVIEW

The Diploma in Visual Communication gives students the theoretical and practical design knowledge and skills needed to become professionals in the graphic design industry. Students hone their capabilities in devising creative and practical solutions through studio-based learning projects, combined with critical thinking, conceptualisation and computer software skills.

Entry Requirements:
  • SPM: Credits in 3 subjects
  • O-Level: Credits in 3 subjects
  • UEC: 3Bs
  • Others: Any other equivalent qualification recognised by the Malaysian Government which will be considered on a case by case basis.
  • Additional Requirement: Pass RUI “Portfolio Assessment” and Interview”
COURSE MODULES
Year 1

Semester 1

  • Academic Writing
  • Academic Reading
  • English for Communication
  • Foundation Sketching and Drawing for Designers

Semester 2

  • Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 1 / Pengajian Malaysia 2
  • History of 20th Century Design and Culture
  • Observational and Conceptual
  • Drawing for Graphic Designers
  • Colours for Designers

Semester 3

  • Teamwork and Leadership/ Bahasa Kebangsaan A
  • Design Principles
  • Introduction to Graphic Design
  • Fundamentals of Typography
Year 2

Semester 1

  • Malaysian Economy
  • Digital Photography
  • Digital Image Processing
  • Fundamentals of Page Layout

Semester 2

  • Creative Techniques
  • Digital and Applied Illustration
  • Graphic Print Production
  • Identity System Design

Semester 3

  • Co-Curricular
  • Packaging Design
  • Publication Design
  • Portfolio
CAREER OPPORTUNITIES
  • Graphic Designer
  • Packaging Designer
  • Corporate Identity Designer
  • Illustrator
  • Editorial Designer

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