DIPLOMA IN GRAPHIC DESIGN

Programme Code : JPT/BPP(R/213/4/0156)10/18
Duration
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Overview

Diploma in Graphic Design is a programme that combines ideas, art and technology to visually communicate information to the audience. This programme covers an extensive range of areas such as typography and editorial design, packaging design, illustration, desktop publishing and photography and advertising design.

Students will be taught to develop creative and compelling graphic works that communicate the client’s message. Students will also learn to analyse demographic and psychographic profile of the target audience. The programme also exposes students to a series of studio activities and design projects to help build their confidence and marketing acumen.

Programme Structure

SEMESTER 1
Subject Subject Code
ENGLISH 1 ENG 101
FUNDAMENTAL OF DRAWING DFD 101
INTRODUCTION
TO COMPUTER
BCO 101
PRINCIPLES OF DESIGN DPD 101
ART HISTORY DAH 101
COMPUTER GRAPHIC 1 DCG 101
INTRODUCTION TO
VISUAL ART
DVA 101
SEMESTER 2
Subject Subject Code
CHARACTER DESIGN DCD 102
BUSINESS ENGLISH DEN 102
COLOR STUDIES DCS 102
TYPOGRAPHY DTP 102
BASIC DIGITAL
PHOTOGRAPHY
DBP 102
CREATIVE STUDIES DCR 102
SEMESTER 3
Subject Subject Code
PUBLIC SPEAKING DPF 103
INTRODUCTION TO VISUAL ART DVA 103
PENDIDIKAN MORAL /
PENGAJIAN ISLAM
MPW 1153 / MPW 1143
PENGAJIAN MALAYSIA MPW 1133
BAHASA KEBANGSAAN A MPW 1133
SEMESTER 4
Subject Subject Code
VISUAL ART 2 DVA 204
CONSUMER BEHAVIOUR DCB 204
COMPUTER GRAPHIC 2 DCG 204
PACKAGING DESIGN 1 DPD 204
INTRODUCTION TO
ADVERTISING
DIA 204
STORYBOARD DRAWING DSD 204
SEMESTER 5
Subject Subject Code
ADVERTISING
COPYWRITING
DAC 205
PROFESSIONAL STUDIES DPS 205
PACKAGING DESIGN 2 DPD 205
PORTFOLIO
DEVELOPMENT
DPO 205
DESKTOP PUBLISHING DDT 205
CORPORATE
IDENTIFY SYSTEM
DCI 205
SEMESTER 6
Subject Subject Code
INDUSTRIAL PLACEMENT DIP 206
SEMESTER 7
Subject Subject Code
FINAL YEAR PROJECT FYP 207
CHOOSE ONE ELECTIVE
PRINCIPLES OF MARKETING (ELECTIVE)* DPM 101
CREATIVE
ADVERTISING (ELECTIVE)*
DCA 207
ADVERTISING PROMOTION (ELECTIVE)* DAP 207
*Please note that students are required to do one Elective Subject

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

SPM (with 3 credits) including Arts (Pendidikan Seni) or other equivalent qualification.

Career Opportunities

Creative Executive
Art Manager
Graphic Designers
Illustrators

ADVANTAGES OF MPIC

High Quality Curriculum

The Diploma in Graphic Design is designed in consultation with our partners and a panel of industry experts, providing students with the knowledge and skills highly desirable by employers.

International Faculty

With lecturers and students from 56 different nationalities, the Diploma in Graphic Design student gain a rich appreciation of different cultures and values.

Internship with Industry Partners

Students of the Diploma in Graphic Design gain work experience as part of their programme. This invaluable experience give our students an edge in employment and help them make good contacts within the industry.

Affordable Fees

Tuition fees for the Diploma in Graphic Design are kept at an affordable level, to ensure there are little barriers to a good quality education.

Flexible Enrolment Dates

The Diploma in Graphic Design takes students on a rolling semester basis, allowing for greater flexibility.

Recognition

The Diploma in Graphic Design is approved and accredited by the Malaysian Qualifications Agency and the Ministry of Higher Education, Malaysia.