New Era University College
New Era University College

New Era University College


Diploma in Graphic Design (DGD)


Graphic/ Visual Design, Advertising Design
Diploma Program
Qualification Awarded
Diploma in Graphic Design
Awarding Institution
New Era University College
Recognition of Qualification
Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA)
Course Duration
2.5 years (total up 7 semesters)
February, May, September
Class Location
  • New Era University College (Kajang)


Diploma in Graphic Design is a practice-based course that develops creative mind, critical thinking, reflective, and technical skills enhanced by pertinent academic staff.
The programme is distinguished by an emphasis on experimentation, versatility and technical expertise. Students are supported by industry-standard software, tutorial, workshops, and studio environment
The course encourages students to investigate, question and challenge the contemporary role of graphic design and understand the process, technique and management.
to produce innovative, emotive, enduring and aesthetic designs through intense involvement in the design process.
You will gain the confidence to understand, interpret and talk about the ground-breaking and iconic designs from the past and present.
You will also learn how to present and defend your ideas and promote yourself and your work.

Course Syllabus

Major Subjects
第一年 YEAR 1
情境学习 Contextual Studies
● 美术与设计史 History of Art & Design
● 色彩学 Colour Studies
● 二维与三维设计 2 & 3-Dimensional Designs
● 素描1 Drawing 1
● 素描2 Drawing 2

平面设计基础 Graphic Design Fundamental
● 平面设计概论 Introduction of Graphic Design
● 文字设计 Typography

专业技术 Technical Skills
● 电脑绘图设计1 Computer Graphic 1
● 电脑绘图设计2 Computer Graphics 2
● 数码摄影概论 Introduction to Digital Photography

第二年 YEAR 2
情境学习 Contextual Studies
● 视觉文化 Visual Culture
● 视觉传达设计 Visual Communication
● 平面设计企业策划 Project Research

视觉传达 Graphic Communication
● 企业形象设计 Brand Identity
● 广告原理 Principles of Advertising
● 包装设计与科技 Packaging Design and Technology
● 广告设计 Advertising Design

数码设计探索 Digital Design Exploration
● 数码摄影制作 Digital Photography
● 电脑动画 Motion Graphic
● 数码插图 Digital Illustration
● 网页设计 Web Design

第三年 YEAR 3
平面传达 Graphic Communication
● 排版设计与电子预印 Publication Design and Electronic Pre-Press

专业发展 Professional Development
● 实习 Industrial Training
● 平面设计创业概论 Entrepreneurship
● Personal Portfolio Development 个人作品集开发
● Final Design Project 毕业制作

Entry Requirement

• SPM with 3 Credits
• UEC with 3 Credits
• O Level / IGCSE / Other qualifications deemed equivalent by MQA

Course Fees

< RM40000 (estimated total amount of the tuition and miscellaneous fees for the entire program)
Tuition Fee
RM38,000 (Including Application Fee)
Application Fee

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Course Inquiry

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