Certificate in Communication Design

Application Dates
Course Overview
Tuition Fees
Please refer to college
1 year and 4 months
Study Field


Advertising & Graphic Design Department

Next Intake Date

January, April, August

Entry Requirements

  • Pass SPM / O-Level with minimum one (1) credit
  • UEC with minimum 1B including a credit
  • Pass Drawing Test conducted by The One Academy.
  • Pearson BTEC Level 2 Certificate


Serving as a stepping stone to our diploma programmes, this certificate course allows students to thoroughly learn about the many facets of the art and design industry in depth before moving on to their next chapter. The subjects taught range from general art to an introduction to other courses or subjects in the art and design industry. 

Open Day

The One Academy Info Day

December – January
March – May
August – September
Weekdays: 9 am – 5.30 pm
Weekends: 9am – 4pm

Counsellors available every weekday (except public holidays).

Course Overview

The Certificate in Communication Design is an extensive induction programme. Throughout the 4 semesters, subjects like drawing, digital art & design, introduction to visual communication, introduction to multimedia, interior design, fundamental studies, animation basics, general art appreciation and more are covered. Students will undergo comprehensive foundation training in art & design process while building their confidence to self-explore later in their chosen field upon completion of this course.

After taking the Certificate in Communication Design, students may opt to major in any of our offered diploma programmes: Digital Media Design, Advertising & Graphic Design, Interior Design, Digital Animation, Film Visual Effects, Illustration, Fashion Design & Pattern Making and Fine Arts.

Apply Method

You may apply online via https://toa.edu.my/admissions/getting-started/index.php


you may apply via email:  enquiry@toa.edu.my

Application Open Date

  • Now till January 2019 (for January intake)
  • Now till May 2019 (for May intake)
  • Now till September (for August intake)

Application Deadline

Course Commencement Date

  • 7 January 2019
  • 13 May 2019
  • 9 September 2019