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BACHELOR OF DESIGN (HONS) IN CREATIVE MEDIA

KPT/JPS (R/213/6/0247) (A10960) 07/20

The Bachelor of Design (Hons) in Creative Media programme exposes students to a variety of media in the first year to provide breadth in design knowledge, while the subsequent two years of specialisation endeavours to provide depth in their specific area of discipline. 

2019 INTAKES:

  • 1st April
  • 26th August

 

3-year

programme

Transdisciplinary design

studio practice

Industry exposure

with our panel of industry partners

Requirements

PREREQUISITES

*All information is subject to change. The above entry requirements serve as a guideline. Readers are responsible to verify the information by contacting the university’s Admissions Department.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Taylor’s Foundation in Design (FID)

Pass with min. CGPA 2.00

Taylor’s Foundation in Natural and Built Environments (FNBE)

Pass with min. CGPA 2.00

Other Taylor's Foundation

Pass with min. CGPA 2.00

Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia (STPM)

CCC with min. CGPA 2.00 including Pengajian Am

Unified Examination Certificate (UEC)

Pass with min. 5Bs

A Levels

Min. CDD

South Australian Matriculation (SAM) / SACE International

Min. ATAR 55

Canadian Pre-University (CPU)

Min. average of 55% in 6 subjects

International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IBDP)

Min. 24 points in 6 subjects

MUFY

55%

Foundation from other institutions recognised by Malaysian Government

Min. CGPA 2.00

Diploma from other institutions recognised by Malaysian Government

Min. CGPA 2.33

MoHE Matriculation

Min. CGPA 2.33

*All information is subject to change. The above entry requirements serve as a guideline. Readers are responsible to verify the information by contacting the university’s Admissions Department.

ENGLISH REQUIREMENTS

*All information is subject to change. The above entry requirements serve as a guideline. Readers are responsible to verify the information by contacting the university’s Admissions Department.

PROGRAMME STRUCTURE

Students will study the fundamental processes of design theory and practice through problem- and studio-based learning. In experiencing the design thinking process, students will be able to analyse, evaluate, and put forward design solutions that are innovative and creative. The modules prescribed will provide the student with the necessary skills sets to conceptualise and create aesthetically sound outputs that are creative, functional, entertaining, engaging and communicable.

This programme is compatible with the new Taylor's Curriculum Framework that allows students to mix & match study modules.

Click here to find out more about the Taylor's Curriculum Framework.

PRIMARY MAJOR

This component consists of Common Core subjects, which are common modules across a discipline that provides the fundamental knowledge of the discipline.

 

Common Core


Specialisation

[Choose ONE (1) of the options:]

Option 1: Graphic Design
Option 2: New Media
Option 3: Animation and Visual Effects
Option 4: Entertainment Design

 

*All information is subject to change. Readers are responsible for verifying information that pertains to them by contacting the university.

UNIVERSITY CORE

This component aims to develop critical thinking, build up social intelligence and cultivate civic responsibility as well as broaden cultural knowledge. These consist of compulsory and nationally-mandated study modules required by the Malaysian Ministry of Higher Education.

 

  • Community Service Initiative
  • Hubungan Etnik / Malaysian Studies 3
  • Life Skills for Success & Well-Being
  • Millennials in Malaysia: Team Dynamics & Relationship Management
  • Tamadun Islam & Tamadun Asia / Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 2

 

*Students are requested to take Bahasa Kebangsaan A if they do not obtain a Credit for Bahasa Malaysia in SPM.

**All information is subject to change. Readers are responsible for verifying information that pertains to them by contacting the university.

COMPLEMENTARY STUDIES

The Complementary Studies component provides student the flexibility to study modules in a related or unrelated field from the same or different school to complement the Primary Major. It may be completed in a form of free electives, an extension, minors or a second major that typically requires at least one (1) semester of student learning time.

Click here to see a full list of all available Complementary Studies Components.

 

[Choose ONE (1) of the packages:]

Extension

Design Exploration and Practice


AND


Choose any ONE (1) Free Electives* offered by Taylor’s University. Refer to the Complementary Study Guide for the list of Free Electives.

Minor

Recommended Packages:


Choose any Minor package* offered by Taylor’s University. Refer to the Complementary Study Guide for the list of Minor packages.


*Subject to availability.
*Meet min. module pre- & co-requisite.

Second Major

Choose any Second Major package* offered by Taylor’s University. Refer to the Complementary Study Guide for the list of Second Major packages.


*Subject to availability.
*Meet min. module pre- & co-requisite.

Free Electives

Choose any SEVEN (7) Free Electives* offered by Taylor’s University. Refer to the Complementary Study Guide for the list of Free Electives.


*Subject to availability.
*Meet min. module pre- & co-requisite.

 

*All information is subject to change. Readers are responsible for verifying information that pertains to them by contacting the university.

STUDENT WORKS

SKATEBOARDERS

Newspaper and magazine publishing designs by Arif Nukman Adib Lukman.

SEE KL E-BRAND BOOK

Brand strategy & guideline project by Chia Yee Hsean.

UNICORN MANOR

Corporate branding compilation project by Jacqueline Yong.

2D ANIMATION SHOWREEL

Animation showreel project by Vivien Christian Cahyadi.

Future Careers

When you’ve successfully completed this programme, you could embark on any of these exciting careers, including:

Fees and Scholarships

Approximate Total Fees
(Local Students):

RM 94,500

Approximate Total Fees
(International Students):

USD 31,848

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* Fees will be reviewed annually. For the avoidance of doubt, Taylor’s reserves the right to revise the fee payable for any given semester.

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