Diploma

Diploma in Graphic Design


Programme Overview:

This programme works as a key entry into the world of graphic design where it engages students with creative talent, guiding them to the next level through the training of strong technical skills in conceptual development and design processes. Students will indulge into creative areas such as advertising layout, illustration, typography, photography, commercial design, infographic, digital imaging with specialised skills in both print and digital media.

Duration and Offered In:

2 Years - KL N/213/4/0139

Career Prospects:
  • Visualisers
  • Illustrators
  • Exhibit Designers
  • Signage Designers
  • Promotional Designers
  • Support Staff in Mass Media Organisations
  • Occupations Related to Advertising Design or Printing
Academic Progression

Graduates may be admitted into Year 2 of Bachelor of Design (Honours) in Graphic Design.

Programme Outline:
  • Introduction to Information Technology
  • Creative & Critical Thinking
  • Design Fundamentals
  • Drawing Dry Media
  • Introduction to Art
  • Basic Photography
  • Colour Studies
  • Design for Print
  • Introduction to Advertising
  • Drawing: Wet Media
  • Typography
  • Fundamentals of Web Page OR Introduction to Drama
  • Arts Law
  • Applied Photography
  • Drawing: Mixed Media
  • Digital Typography
  • Packaging Design
  • Digital Illustration OR Music Appreciation
  • Design for Creative Industry
  • Print Production
  • Commercial Design
  • Editorial Design
  • Exhibit Design
  • Graphic Design Final Project

Language, Mata Pelajaran Pengajian Umum (MPU) and Co-curricular Courses:

  • English Language, Pengajian Malaysia 2, Bahasa Kebangsaan A, English for Communication, Social & Work Etiquette, Civic Consciousness and Volunteerism, English for IELTS, Co-curricular

*Co-Curricular Courses can be taken in any semester of the study

Contact Us


FACULTY OF SOCIAL SCIENCE, ARTS AND HUMANITIES
TUNKU ABDUL RAHMAN UNIVERSITY COLLEGE
JALAN GENTING KELANG
SETAPAK
53300 KUALA LUMPUR

TELEPHONE: +603-41450123 / 41450100
Ext no. 3508, 3532
FAX: 603-41423166 / 018 925 1001
EMAIL : fsah@tarc.edu.my

OPENING HOURS
8.30am - 5.30pm (Monday - Friday)

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