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Kuala Lumpur
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Kaula Lumpur Metropolitan University College

Diploma in Computer Graphic Design

  Institution: Kuala Lumpur Metropolitan University College

Field Of Study:
Computing, Technology & IT, Creative Arts, Design & Music
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Programme Description
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 course.
Programme Aims
To provide students with a sound knowledge of graphics and visual communication
To enhance students’ creativity through intensive application of graphic tools and techniques
To instill in students a full appreciation of the challenges and approaches required in different media environment
To guide students in managing the creative design process
Career Prospects
Upon completion of this programme, a graduate can work as a graphic designer, instructional designer, packaging designer and an art director.

DURATION: 8 Semesters

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
Visual Communication
Introduction to 2D Animation
Creative Web Design
Essential Business Communication Skills
Corporate Identity Design
Packaging Design
3D Animation


SPM/SPME with 3 credits in any subjects
Unified Examinations Certificate with at least Grade B in 3 subjects
Other equivalent qualification from a recognised institution of higher learning
Note: Specific Diploma programmes require certain subjects or other additional qualifications in order to be eligible

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