Visual Communication (Graphic Design)

The AMDT ‘Advanced Diploma of Visual Communication (Graphic Design)’ course aims to give students & professionals the broad based and specializations necessary for initiating and developing a rich design career path and to demonstrate skills in the areas of creative graphic, web, art, typography, print & editorial design, branding & identity, information design, media publishing, packaging, advertising, and as well as production and presentation skills.

What you will learn

You will learn Graphic Design, Web Design, User Interface Design, Experience Design, Computing, Visual Design, Multimedia Authoring, Digital Design, Digital Imaging, Digital Photography, Typographic Design, Marketing, Print Design, Production, Life Drawing, Illustration, Managing Design, Package Design, Communication Design, Publication Design, Editorial Design, Advertising Design, Product Design, Copy writing, Creative Writing , Art Direction, Creative Direction, Account Planning, Media Planning, etc.

Units – Year 01

Art & Design 1
Art & Design 2
Art & Design 3
Drawing and Illustration
Digital Design, process and Strategy 1
Interactive Web Design
User Interface & Experience Design
Stop Motion Animation
Marketing, Brands & Strategy

Units – Year 02

Creative Writing
Art Direction
Creative Direction
Advertising Campaigns
Digital Design, Process & Strategy 2
Digital Drawing & Illustration
Package Design
Editorial Design
Professional Practice in Art and Design
Final Project

Software + Technologies

Adobe Flash CC, Photoshop CC, Illustrator CC, InDesign CC, Dreamweaver CC, Fireworks CS6, Bridge CC, HTML5, CSS, Acrobat, etc.

Career Opportunities

After successful completion of the ‘Visual Communication’ course students may become Graphic Designers, Interactive Web Designers, Advertising Consultants, Public Relations Officers, Package Designers, Marketers, 2D Artists, Web Designers, Art Directors, Creative Directors, Design Managers, User Interface Designers, Digital Illustrators, Photographers, Animators, etc – A career of their choice.

Entry Requirements

Option 01: A’Level qualification or equivalent
Option 02: O’Level with AMDT Foundation Diploma
Option 03: O’Level with any recognized Foundation qualification
Option 04: Any recognized Diploma or Level 3 qualification
Option 05: Full-time work experience with portfolio


Year 1 – No award
Year 2 – Advanced Diploma
Year 2 – BTEC HND (Year 02)

Recognition of Prior Learning

Students with recognized diploma or certificate in the relevant field will be given credit exemptions based on past results and portfolio review. Even professionals may join and apply for exemptions with proof of work.

Transfer to UK or Australia

Talk to us about how you can get your Edexcel BTEC Level 5 Higher National Diploma (HND) along with our Advanced Diploma, without paying any additional course fee.

Pearson BTEC HND (formerly Edexcel)

After successful completion students will also be awarded with a ‘BTEC HND Graphic Design‘ UK certification.

Adobe Certifications

Students may additionally (optional) apply to sit for the relevant ‘Adobe Certification’ exams along with the course.

Visual Communication, Graphic Design

  • UPDATED: January 1, 2017
  • TYPE: Undergraduate
  • DURATION: Two (2) Years
  • INTAKES: January, September