The One Academy of Communication Design
The One Academy of Communication Design

The One Academy of Communication Design

The One Academy 学院

Diploma in Advertising & Graphic Design


Graphic/ Visual Design, Advertising Design
Diploma Program
Qualification Awarded
Diploma in Advertising & Graphic Design
Awarding Institution
The One Academy
Recognition of Qualification
Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA), Ministry of Higher Education (MOHE)
Course Duration
3 years
January, April, August
Class Location
  • The One Academy (Bandar Sunway)
  • The One Academy (Penang)

Course Syllabus

Major Subjects
· Computer Graphic Production Procedures
· Design Fundamentals
· Visual Communication
· Typography Fundamentals
· Applied Typography
· Packaging Design
· Digital Photography
· Publication Design
· Corporate Identity & Brand Communication
· Advertising Principles & Strategies
· Advertising Campaign
· New Media in Advertising
· Practical Project
· Visual Fundamentals
· Digital Visual Rendering

Entry Requirement

1. Pass Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) with minimum 3 credits (3Cs) including a pass in Bahasa Melayu and *Sejarah
2. Pass in Unified Examination Certificate (UEC) with minimum 3 credits (3Bs)
3. Pass in IGCSE/O-Level with minimum 3 credits (3Cs)
4. Pass The One Academy’s Certificate in Communication Design OR Certificate from other Institutions of Higher Learning in related field with minimum CGPA 2.00
5. Sijil Kemahiran Malaysia (SKM) Level 3 in Art and Design Field with 1 credit in SPM including a pass in Bahasa Melayu and *Sejarah
6. Other equivalent qualifications recognised by the Malaysian Government AND
7. Pass Portfolio Review or Drawing Test conducted by The One Academy for candidates who did not pass or take Art subject in SPM level or its equivalent.
8. English Language Requirement
Candidates who do not have a pass in English will be required to take Intensive English Programme (IEP) at The One Academy.

1. Ijazah Sekolah Menengah Umum (SMU) 3 / Ijazah Sekolah Menengah Atas (SMA) / Ijazah Sekolah Menengah Kejuruan (SMK) / Ijazah Madrasah Aliyah (bagi lulusan mulai tahun 2015) dengan gred purata 55 – 65.

1. Bang Tot Nghiep Trung Hoc Pho Thong (Upper Secondary School Graduation Diploma)

1. 高中毕业证书 (Senior Secondary School Graduation Certificate)
2. 职校/职高/技校毕业证书 (Graduation Certificate from a Vocational/Technical Secondary School (Zhixiao/Zhigao) or a Skilled Worker School (Jixiao))

1. UCLES O-Level/Secondary School Certificate (SSC)

1. 고등학교 졸업장/고등학교 과정 수료증 (High School Diploma)/High School Graduation Equivalency Examination

For International Students Only :
When you apply for a Visa Approval Letter, you must demonstrate that you have an acceptable level of English language proficiency.

The English Language tests which are accepted for Student Pass Application are:·
IELTS (Academic) minimum Band 4.0
TOEFL IBT (30-31)
CAE (160) (Cambridge English: Advance)
CPE (180) (Cambrige English: Proficiency)
PTE - Academic (Pearson Test of English) (30)
MUET (Malaysian University English Test) (Band 2)

Course Fees

< RM100000 (estimated total amount of the tuition and miscellaneous fees for the entire program)

The fee listed above is only for reference. For the actual information of the tuition fees, please click here to inquire.

Course Inquiry
- SMS/WA +6012 551 0639 (KL)
- SMS/WA +6017 922 1033 (Penang)

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