Course Details

Award: Diploma in Digital Media Design (DMD) (N/213/4/0365) (10.06.2020-09.06.2025)
MQA Approval MQA / PA 13716
Duration 2.5 years (total up 7 semesters, incl. Industrial Practice)
Intakes February, May & September
Total Course Fees RM 38,000 (To view complete fee structure, please click HERE)
Remark: This fee structure is applicable to Malaysian students only. Fee structure for international students please consult Institute of International Education (IIE), NEUC.
Medium of Instruction English

Course Introduction

Diploma in Digital Media Design introducing aspiration to 2D and 3D animation, game design, interface design (UI), user experience design (UX) and video production. The students will discover the latest digital trends and practices in contemporary creative media strategies and processes and able to build a broad foundation in digital media skills and concepts, including idea generation, storyboarding, visual narrative, digital video, motion graphics, web and interactive design with innovative and creative thinking and graduate with industry-based design practice experience. This course is the perfect stepping stone for an exciting career in digital media production.

Programme Modules *


Students will be introduced to the key aspects of the histories and theories of design, technical skills, design thinking and practice in the field of digital media design. Students’ work will be supported by weekly technical demonstration sessions to enhance their digital skills. They will also be engaged in other practical workshops.


Contextual Studies
  • History of Art & Design
  • Colour Studies
  • 2 & 3 Dimensional Designs
  • Drawing
Digital Media Design Fundamental
  • Introduction to Multimedia
  • Storyboard Design & Visual Narrative
  • Typography
Technical Skills
  • Computer Graphic 1
  • Computer Graphic 2
  • Digital Photography
  • 2D Digital Animation


Students will begin to think more professionally about digital media context. They will have opportunities to enhance their skills and knowledge gained in the first year to explore and do research on design principles and theories. They will be required to get involved in working practices in audio visual techniques, creative media design and practices on media production.


Contextual Studies
  • Introduction to UX Design
  • Introduction to Game Design
Media Technology
  • Interactive Media Design
  • Digital Video Production
  • 3D Game Design
Digital Design Exploration
  • Digital Illustration
  • 3D Visualization
  • Motion Graphic
  • 3D Animation
  • Web Design
  • Visual Communication


Students will sharpen their creativity by focusing on their professional interests to identify dynamic design solutions to create a distinctive and industry-ready portfolio which applicable to creative industries and various sectors.


Professional Development
  • Industrial Practice
  • Entrepreneurship of Digital Design
Personal Portfolio Development
  • Digital Media Design Final Project

Minimum Entry Requirement

  1. Possesses SPM with at least credit in THREE (3) subjects; OR
  2. Possesses SKM Level 3 / Sijil Vokasional Malaysia (SVM) (Note: The HEPs are to conduct screening and provide necessary guidance specific to the discipline of the programme); OR
  3. A Certificate (Level 3, MQF) in relevant field with at least CGPA of 2.00; OR
  4. A pass in Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia (STPM) with at least Grade C (GP 2.00) in any subject; OR
  5. A pass in Sijil Tinggi Agama Malaysia (STAM) with at least Grade Maqbul; OR
  6. Other relevant equivalent qualifications recognised by the Malaysian Government.
  7. Unified Examination Certificate (UEC): Pass with minimum 3 Grade Bs in any subjects
  8. Pass an interview (online / virtual / conventional) OR submission of student’s portfolio, to be determined by the HEP as required.

*For detailed information on entry requirements, please contact Marketing & Sales Department.

Career Prospects

From creative jobs in the entertainment and advertising industries to roles in science and technology that specialized in visual communication, there are plenty of digital media design careers available to the skilled graduates and will be directly at the heart of all creative media applications and their related industries in the future.

The course produces graduates who are flexible and responsive. And able to develop personal skills in self-learning, problem-solving, research and networking, all of which are transferable to a range of careers. More importantly, they are industry – ready to work as:

  • UI/ UX Designer
  • 3D Visualizer
  • Web Designer
  • Design Educator
  • Digital Illustrator
  • Creative Director
  • Creative Consultant
  • 2D & 3D Animator
  • Multimedia Designer
  • Video Game Designer
  • Advertising Art Director
  • Digital Media Photographer
  • Entrepreneur
  • Digital Developer
  • Website User Experience Designer
  • Video Production Executive
  • Digital Media Specialist



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