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What will I learn?

Overview

This programme is crafted to develop creative and knowledgeable graduates who are armed with skills and ability to embark on careers as professional interior architects.

Graduates will be able to:

• Understand the role of design and the designer within a professional context.

• Have a theoretical and critical perspective of design within its cultural, social, political and economic context.

• Align the design and development of interior spaces with the architectural context and building envelope.

• Understand structural, technical and material considerations at an appropriate level.

• Design interior spaces in a rational, sensitive and articulate manner that contributes to the creation of a physical framework for a sustainable environment and society.

Professional body recognition

• Graduates are eligible to be Non-Corporate Member of the Malaysian Institute of Interior Designers (MIID).

• After relevant working experience and fulfilling the requirements by MIID, members are eligible to be upgraded to Corporate Member.

• Thereafter one may apply to the Lembaga Arkitek Malaysia (LAM) to be a registered Interior Designer, subject to meeting LAM’s condition.

• First City UC will pay for the student membership subscription to the MIID. Student has the opportunity to keep abreast with developments in the industry.

Learning outcome

Understand the role of design and the designer within a professional context.

Have a theoretical and critical perspective of design within its cultural, social, political and economic context.

Align the design and development of interior spaces with the architectural context and building envelope.

Understand structural, technical and material considerations at an appropriate level.

Design interior spaces in a rational, sensitive and articulate manner that contributes to the creation of a physical framework for a sustainable environment and society.

Career outcome

• Interior Design Companies

• Architecture Firms

• Furniture Manufacturer

• Lighting Design Consultant

• Exhibition Design Consultant

• Exhibition Designer

• Set Designers and Retail Designers

Which department am I in?

Faculty of Design and Built Environment

Study options

Full Time (3.5 years)

Tuition fees
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Start date

September 2020

Venue

First City University College

No.1, Persiaran Bukit Utama,

Bandar Utama,

PETALING JAYA,

Selangor,

47800, Malaysia

Entry requirements

For students from United States

English Requirement: MUET Band 3/IELTS Band 5.0/equivalent.

For international students

Students must have a Foundation in Arts and Design or UEC (art and design stream) or equivalent qualifications

OR STPM/ A-Levels/ Diploma in relevant studies with appropriate art portfolio will be evaluated on a case-by-case basis.

Other qualifications equivalent to 12 years High School recognized by the Malaysian government

Pathways options

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About this uni

First University UC’s work-relevant courses and industry connections are designed to ensure graduate employability.

  • Diverse campus with students from over 73 countries
  • High-quality, industry-relevant course curriculum
  • Excellent track record of student employability
  • Eco-friendly campus in premium urban setting