Diploma in Graphic and Multimedia Design

General

Program Description

Students will learn about various aspects and techniques of graphic including its design application to packaging, corporate identity, publication design, environmental graphics, advertising design and digital graphics. The development of fundamental skills through Drawing and Principles of Design will be the main focus of learning in Year One, with the inclusion of Typography and Computer Graphics. In the following year, the syllabus will build on creative conceptual design solutions in packaging, publication, corporate identity and other areas. The final year includes practice in a real working environment within advertising agencies and design houses.

Intakes

January, March & August

Duration

2 Years 3 Months (full-time)

Career Prospects

  • Art Director
  • Graphic Designer
  • Animator
  • Web and Multimedia Designer
  • Photographer
  • Freelance Designer
  • Advertising Designer
  • Game Designer
  • Illustrator
  • Visual Effects Supervisor

Modules

  • Principles of Design (2D)
  • Principles of Design (3D)
  • Drawing Studies
  • Computer Graphics 1
  • Typography 1
  • Digital Photography
  • Graphic Design 1
  • Computer Graphics 2
  • History of Graphic Design
  • Multimedia Design 1
  • English for Artists and Designers
  • Typography 2
  • Graphic Design 2
  • Multimedia Design 2
  • Introduction to Packaging
  • Packaging Design
  • Graphic Design 3
  • Multimedia Design 3
  • Printing Technology
  • Intro to Design Proposal Writing
  • Graphic & Multimedia Design Final Project
  • Practical Training

Entry Requirement

  • SPM / SPMV / O-Level: pass with minimum 3 credits (including a pass in Art /Technical Drawing / Portfolio)
  • UEC: pass with minimum 3 Grade Bs (including a pass in Art /Technical Drawing / Portfolio)
  • Other Qualifications: any other qualifications will be considered on a case-by-case basis
Last updated Feb 2018

About the School

For almost 30 years Sunway University has established a reputation both in Malaysia and overseas, as an inspiring educational leader. Perfectly harnessing the highest quality of academic personnel and ... Read More

For almost 30 years Sunway University has established a reputation both in Malaysia and overseas, as an inspiring educational leader. Perfectly harnessing the highest quality of academic personnel and an exceptionally diverse range of programmes any global educational powerhouse would be proud of. Read less