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Diploma in Visual Communication

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Diploma in Visual Communication

DIPLOMA IN VISUAL COMMUNICATION

MQA/FA 4739 | KPT/N/214/4/0117 | (07/2024)

The Diploma in Visual Communication gives students the theoretical and practical design knowledge and skills needed to become professionals in the graphic design industry. Students hone their capabilities in devising creative and practical solutions through studio-based learning projects, combined with critical thinking, conceptualisation and computer software skills.

Career Opportunities

Diploma in Visual Communication

– Graphic Designer
– Packaging Designer
– Corporate Identity Designer
– Illustrator
– Editorial Designe

Programme Modules

Diploma in Visual Communication
Semester 1Semester 2Semester 3

– Academic Writing
– Academic Reading
– English for Communication
– Foundation Sketching and Drawing for Designers
– History of 20th Century Design and Culture

– Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 1/ Pengajian Malaysia 2
– Design Principles
– Colours for Designers
– Introduction to Graphic Design

– Teamwork and LEadership / Bahasa Kebangsaan A
– Digital Image Processing
– Digital and Applied Illustration
– Fundamentals of Typography

Semester 1Semester 2Semester 3

– Malaysian Economy
– Digital Photography
– Creative Techniques
– Fundamentals of Page Layout

– Video & Motion Graphic
– Packaging Design
– Web Design
– Identity System Design

– Co-Curricular
– Publication Design
– Portfolio
– Final Project

Semester 1–  –  
–  Internship–  – 

TAN Yuan Yi
Graphic Design (2017)

I am honoured to be studying Graphic Design in Raffles University  as the university has given me a good platform to solidify what has been my passion since childhood. I have learnt ow to use my passion for design in a matured way and it makes me ready to face any challenges in the future

Entry Requirements

Diploma in Visual Communication

SPM: Credits in 3 subjects
O-level: Credits in 3 subjects
UEC: Grade B in 3 subjects
Others: Any other equivalent qualification recognised by the Malaysia Government which will be considered on a case by case basis

Additional Requirement: Pass RU Portfolio Assessment and Interview

Malaysian Student

MALAYSIAN ENGLISH ENTRY REQUIREMENT
No Minimum English Requirement

* A Learning Assistance Sessions (LAS) (from Week 6 to Week 12) will be provided at no cost if the student failed the English assessment in week 4

Contact us to receive the latest information about the tuition
fee.

Click here to check the available scholarship.

International Student

INTERNATIONAL ENGLISH ENTRY REQUIREMENT

IELTS: 4.0
TOEFL: 397
TOEFL iBT: 30-31
PTE: 36
MUET: Band 2

*Students who did not meet International Student English Requirement are required to take an English Preparation Programme (EPP) and TOEFL or any equivalent English qualification.

Application Fee: RM4,500

Admission Fee: RM11,000

Indicative Tuition Fee:
Year 1: RM17,400
Year 2: RM17,400
Year 3: RM5,250

Total Fee: RM55,550
(Approx. USD 14,000)

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