Graphic Design Diploma

Graphic Design Diploma

Graphic Design is an industry flourishing worldwide and LaSalle College Jakarta graduates are in demand. The Diploma of Graphic Design at LaSalle College Jakarta is a 120-credit program that prepares students to develop skills in graphic, layout, typographic design, photography, and digital technology through hands-on experience.

The Graphic Design program provides a balanced, comprehensive diploma program in the history, theory, and practice of the visual arts and new media. Working closely with highly accomplished faculty, students apply contemporary practices in the fine arts, independent animation & creative industries to the production of graphic design, digital animation, motion arts, broadcasting, web design and interactive artworks.

The Diploma of Graphic Design at LaSalle College Jakarta is very up-to-date – reflecting the rapid changes that occur in arts and design. This in turn provides you with a contemporary skill-set to meet the demands of the industry. The curriculum is focused on developing the student's technical skills and creative vision, with an emphasis on building a portfolio that will prepare the student to enter the workforce in fields of Graphic Design development and design.

The Diploma in Graphic Design can be completed in 2 years of full-time or 3 years of part-time study.

The Diploma in Graphic Design Diploma can be completed in 2 years of full-time or 3 years of part-time study.
  • Conduct preliminary project research
  • Explore the history of art and design
  • Recognize current styles and trends in design
  • Select visual components based on project objectives
  • Manipulate drawing, page layout, and image processing software on Mac & PC platforms
  • Develop digital imagery, animation and special effects
  • Apply techniques for writing screenplay and storyboarding
  • Use the latest software to integrate multimedia operations
  • Design web pages
  • Resolve constraints inherent to multimedia project production

Benefit of state-of-the-art learning environment complete with:

  • Spacious drawing and illustration room
  • Digital video & animation studio
  • Fully equipped photography studio
  • PC & Mac computer labs
  • A study library

Upon completion of the program, graduates will be able to work in the following positions:

  • Packaging Designer
  • Designer for an Advertising Agency
  • Art Director
  • Illustrator
  • Digital Imaging Editor
  • Online & Offline Editor
  • Final Artwork Artist
  • Web Designer
  • 3D Animator
  • Professional Photographer

Semester I

  • Drawing
  • Colour Theory
  • Digital Imaging
  • Fundamentals of Design
  • Life Drawing
  • History of Graphic Design

Semester II

  • Concept Development
  • Digital Illustration
  • Photoshop for Prepress
  • Typography
  • History of Art in Early Civilization
  • Computer Animation for Multimedia

Semester 3

  • Corporate Identity
  • Electronic Design
  • Production Procedures
  • Advanced Typography
  • Fundamentals of the World Wide Web
  • Digital Illustration 2 (Comp Illust 2)

Semester 4

  • Portfolio 1
  • Design and Technology
  • Advertising Design
  • History & Analysis of Design
  • Web Site Development 1
  • Editing in Story Telling

Semester 5

  • Art Direction
  • Foundation of Electronic Production
  • Digital Visual Composition
  • Dimensional Design
  • Broadcast Advertising
  • Photography 1

Semester 6

  • Senior Project
  • Portfolio 2
  • Portfolio 2
  • Professional Development
  • Motion Design (Video Effects & Editing)
  • Photography 2 (Advertising Photography)