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Foundation in Creative Art and Design

Kursus Asas Seni Kreatif dan Reka Bentuk

The Foundation in Creative Art and Design proposes a one-year (2 semesters) program consisting of 50 credit hours. This program provides students with the theoretical and practical foundations for knowledge and skills acquisition in
various disciplines of study in creative art and design and prepares them for undergraduate studies at Higher Learning Institutions (HLIs) throughout Malaysia.
At the end of this program, students will be able to explain design concepts, theories, and principles in their area of study, source and process data using appropriate digital applications, analyze and apply information to solve problems, and develop their skills for lifelong learning and communication in responsible ways.

Programme Educational Objectives (PEOs)

The objectives of the program are to:

  • PEO 1
    UniKL graduates who are knowledgeable, competent and innovative in Creative Art and Design, capable of pursuing further education at University Kuala Lumpur or other institutions of higher learning.
  • PEO 2
    UniKL graduates who are able to use knowledge and comprehension to identify and apply design role in response to concrete and complex problems.
  • PEO 3
    UniKL graduates who have (ethical disposition), effective leadership and team work as well as verbal, non-verbal and interpersonal communication skills to relate to peers and supervisors.
  • PEO 4
    UniKL graduates who are innovative and committed to the importance of lifelong learning and continuous improvement.

Programme Learning Outcomes (PLOs)

Upon completion of the programs, students will be able to:

  • PLO 1
    Utilise facts to describe and discuss concepts, principles, and processes in Creative Art and Design field.
  • PLO 2
    Apply fundamental principles of Creative Art and Design study to identify and solve problems;
  • PLO 3
    Conduct academic activities such as collect, analyse, organise, and process data/information to make conclusions individually or in groups; 

  • PLO 4
    Communicate effectively orally and in writing;
  • PLO 5
    Utilise basic digital technology applications to seek and process data related to Creative Art and Design field.
  • PLO 6
    Search, interpret, and use relevant information to pursue lifelong learning independently.
This programme is specially designed for individuals with SPM, SPMV, O-Level or equivalent qualifications, and those who would like to pursue a bachelor’s degree in UniKL upon successful completion of the Foundation in Creative Art and Design programme, students may further their studies in below degree programmes: –

  • Bachelor of Multimedia Technology (Hons) in Interactive Multimedia Design
  • Bachelor of Multimedia Technology (Hons) in Computer Animation
  • Bachelor in Tourism Planning and Development (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Business Administration in Marketing (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Business Administration (Hons.) International Business
  • Bachelor of Business Administration (Hons) in Management and Entrepreneurship
  • Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Analytical Economics
  • Bachelor of Technology Management (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Industrial Logistics (Hons)
  • Bachelor of Maritime Operation (Hons)
  • Bachelor of Business Technology (Honours) in Automotive Management
Semester 1
  • English 1
  • Islamic Studies/Moral Studies
  • Co-curriculum 1
  • History of Art and Design
  • Fundamentals of Drawing
  • Element and Principles of Design
  • Basic Visualization Techniques
  • *Elective 1

Semester 2
  • English 2
  • Study and Critical Thinking Skills
  • Co-curriculum 2
  • Introduction to Computer Technology
  • Visual Communication Design
  • Presentation Techniques
  • Design Project
  • *Elective 2

  • Introduction to Graphic Design
  • Introduction to Multimedia Design
  • Introduction to Furniture Design
  • Introduction to Consumer Product

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CPS / UniKL MIDI (formerly known as UniKL IPROM)

Programme Status:

Programme Code:
JPT/BPP (N/214/3/0195) 09/26, MQA/FA 14713


Study Mode:
Self Sponsored

Study Level:

January & July

1 Year

Universiti Kuala Lumpur
Level 26, 1016, Jalan Sultan Ismail,
50250 Kuala Lumpur

Tel:  +603 - 2175 4162
Fax: +603 - 2175 4440
Email: cps@unikl.edu.my


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