BA (Hons) Design Communication

Study Programme Details
City: Sunway
Country: Malaysia
Admission Sessions: Autumn Session, Spring Session
Study Format: Full Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type

Bachelor's degree


36 Months

Scholarship Available




About this Study Course

Embark on a transformative journey in communication design with our BA (Hons) Design Communication program. In the dynamic landscape of the 21st century, a communication designer not only crafts compelling content for various media but also pioneers new channels to ensure messages resonate with the intended audience. At the intersection of creativity and technology, this program equips students with the skills to navigate evolving design trends and shape the future of communication.


The BA (Hons) Design Communication program is tailored to cultivate passionate and creative thinkers. Gain a profound understanding of key communication and information design concepts while applying them to contemporary design trends and projects. Embrace a curriculum that values historical and contextual referencing, fostering the ability to source original materials through research. Engage with traditional communication realms and explore cutting-edge design, technology, software, and digital media. Beyond individual creative development, emphasize teamwork and networking skills through participation in creative collaboration teams.

Admission Requirements

  • IELTS or equivalent 6.0
  • STPM Average C or CGPA 2.0 (Minimum 2 principals) and a credit in SPM Bahasa Melayu
  • *A-Level Minimum 8 points *Points are calculated based on grades obtained for 2-3 subjects
  • Australian Matriculation ATAR 55
  • Canadian Matriculation 55%
  • Sunway Foundation in Arts CGPA 2.0
  • Sunway Foundation in Science Technology CGPA 2.0
  • Unified Examination Certificate Maximum 28 points from 5 subjects (all Grade Bs)
  • International Baccalaureate
  • Completed with minimum 24 points (excluding bonus points)
  • Creative Thinking
  • Drawing Techniques & Process
  • History of Art & Design
  • Computer Graphics
  • Digital Photography
  • Design Thinking & Practice
  • Visual Communication
  • Digital Storytelling
  • Advanced Computer Graphics
  • 2D & Animation Principle
  • RM36,000
    for Malaysian students
  • USD8,257
    for international students

Future Career Outcomes

As a BA (Hons) Design Communication graduate, anticipate a future enriched by creativity and innovation. Your skill set positions you for diverse career paths, including brand strategy, digital media, user experience design, creative direction, and social media management. Embrace a dynamic career landscape, leveraging your expertise to make a lasting impact.

Visa Requirements:

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