The Diploma in Fine Art programme provides students with excellent exposure to all techniques involved in the discipline. Over the duration of this course, students are given the opportunity to experiment with a wide range of materials, skills, forms, and techniques which provide them with a solid foundation for further development in their chosen art-related careers.

Knowledge in the history of art and contemporary art enhances students' appreciation of local and regional cultures. Creative thinking is nurtured as students are encouraged to think as professional artists. Students can major in a variety of media such as painting, drawing, printmaking, modelling and carving. They are also exposed to exhibitions, seminars, practical workshops, and art dialogues conducted by local and international artists and lecturers.

Note: Candidates who do not have Art may be required to Pass in interview / drawing test / portfolio assessment conducted by Equator College to determine their suitability for the course. Applicants are also required to demonstrate proficiency in English, a pass in SPM/O-Levels English or have studied subjects that require a satisfactory level in English.

Programme Code KP/JPS (A10329), KPT(R/211/4/0013)20190624
Duration 3 Years
Study Mode Full-time
Entry Requirement
    Malaysian Student
  • Pass in SPM / UEC / SPMV / 'O' Level with 3 credits; OR
  • Sijil Kemahiran Malaysia (SKM) Level 3 and SPM (1 credit); OR
  • Other equivalent qualification approved by MOHE

  • International Student
  • Please refer to "List of Overseas Qualifications" link; AND
  • International English Language Testing System (IELTS)
    A competitive score is 4.0 or higher
Financial Assistance & Scholarship PTPTN, SOCSO, EPF & Equator College
Software Taught Illustrator, Photoshop
Course Components Practical and Theory
Internship / Industry Training 12 Weeks / 3 Months
Awarded
Diploma in Fine Art
Intake April / August
Venue Leith Street Campus

Programme Module

Note: This information in this website is correct at the time of publishing but may be subject to change.
  • Drawing I
  • 2 Dimensional Studies
  • Colour Studies
  • Basic Photography
  • Sketching Workshop
  • Basic Computer Graphic
  • Illustration Techniques
  • Major Discipline
  • Minor Discipline
  • Observational Drawing
  • Illustration I
  • Painting I, II, III
  • Photography
  • Modeling & Carving I, II, III
  • Printmaking I, II, III
  • Drawing Media I, II, III
  • History of Art
  • Final Year Project I
  • Final Year Project II
  • Aesthetics
  • Art Dialogue
  • Research & Report
  • English for Designer
  • English for Business Communication
  • MPU 1, 2, 3, 4
  • Internship

Equator College to offer internationally recognised quality education with a wide latitude of flexibility in its programmes. This means that while achieving a specific qualification designed to equip students for a successful professional life.

Equator's Diploma programmes are also structured to enable students to progress through one of the most comprehensive undergraduate, and subsequently, postgraduate portfolios that are offered by our international partner universities in the UK, Australia, New Zealand, Thailand, and Malaysia.

The full-time MQA accredited courses at Equator are recognised by our international university partners where credit transfer are available.

University Awarded
Note: Applicant must meet university entry requirements. This information in this website is correct at the time of publishing but may be subject to change.
Universiti Sains Malaysia, MAL BA (Hons) in Fine Art
University of the West of England, UK BA (Hons) in Fine Art
University of Wolverhampton, UK BA (Hons) Fine Art
University of Hertfordshire, UK BA (Hons) Fine Art
University of Tasmania, AUS BA in Fine Arts
Queensland University of Technology, AUS BA in Fine Arts

STUDENT GALLERY

All artwork & photos shown are from Equator's fine art students.

Oil Painting

Print Making

Print Making

Print Making

Mix Media

Mix Media

Oil Painting

Oil Painting

Print Making

Oil Painting

Oil Painting

Oil Painting

Oil Painting

Sculpture

Print Making

Oil Painting

INSPIRING ACHIEVERS

LEADING THE WAY IN CREATIVE INDUSTRIES