Bachelor Degree

Bachelor of Design (Honours) in Graphic Design


KL KPT/JPS(R/213/6/0146)09/23

Programme Overview:

The Bachelor of Design (Honours) in Graphic Design programme nurtures your design capabilities across a range of creative industry- relevant practice from commercial, education, to environment, cultural, and communities. The programme focuses on graphical aspects of print, illustration and interactive design which contributes to the problem-solving challenges in any area of visual communication.

Throughout the programme, you will develop skills in design management, creative portfolio and design research. You will be managing a range of group and individual projects, in which you will demonstrate effective organisation and production of you work. Courses offered focuses on moving you from a broad-based learning to your own design research investigations, where you will focus on your specialism in preparation for your final year graduation showcase project.

The programme also emcompasses a semester of industrial training as you will be attached to established industry  network, helping you to gain insights and skills you need as an industry-ready graduate. During your internship, you will further develop and enhance your portfolio needs, preparing for a better future career prospect.

Duration:

3 Years

Intakes:

May & October

Campus:

Kuala Lumpur Main Campus

General Progression Route:

Programme Outline:
  • Basic Software Application for Designers
  • Fundamentals of Design
  • Colour Theory
  • Drawing
  • Introduction to Art
  • Basic Photography
  • Layout & Typography
  • Illustration & Concept OR Fashion Design Illustration
  • Print Design
  • Digital Typography OR Batik Appreciation
  • Design Thinking
  • Information Graphics
  • Packaging Design
  • Painting Techniques OR Applied Photography
  • Research For Arts & Design
  • Corporate Identity & Branding
  • Advertising & Design
  • Digital Visualization
  • Sales Promotion Design
  • Sculpture OR Editorial Design
  • Industrial Training
  • Graphic Design Project Management
  • Web Design & Production
  • Publication Design
  • Exhibition Management & Implementation
  • Interactive Multimedia
  • Graphic Design Project & Portfolio
  • Design & Society
  • Type in Motion OR Fashion Accessories
  • Professional Practices for Designers
Entry Requirements:

Note:

a) Students without a credit in SPM Bahasa Malaysia are required to pass Bahasa Kebangsaan A before the award of Bachelor Degree.

b) TARC/TAR UC Diploma will be accepted on credit transfer into Bachelor Degree programmes.

c) Equivalent qualifications other than the above will be considered on a case-by-case basis

d) Information is correct at the point of printing. Subject to the Ministry of Education latest requirement.

Career Prospects:
  • Educators
  • Visualisers
  • Illustrators
  • Typographers
  • Art Directors
  • Photographers
  • Brand Designers
  • Signage Designers
  • Graphic Designers
  • Design Consultants
  • In-House Designers
  • Packaging Designers
  • Web Page Designers
  • Marketing Managers
  • Interaction Designers
  • General Merchandisers
  • Instructional Designers
  • Event Display Designers
  • Communication Designers
  • Sales Promotion Designers
  • Advertising Agencies & Publishing Agencies
Fees & Financial Aid:

Estimated Total Fees: RM32,300 (Malaysian Students), RM52,400 (International Students)

The estimated total fees may vary by 10%.

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Financial Aid

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Contact Information:
Graphic Design

Mr. Jeremy Joseph Pinto
Ext No.: 3497

Contact Us


FACULTY OF COMMUNICATION AND CREATIVE INDUSTRIES
TUNKU ABDUL RAHMAN UNIVERSITY COLLEGE
JALAN GENTING KELANG
SETAPAK
53300 KUALA LUMPUR

TELEPHONE: +603-41450123 / 41450100
Ext no. 3508, 3532
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