Associate Degree in Packaging Design & Technology
Faculty of Design Innovation
This programme is designed to equip students with the advantage of acquiring skills specifically needed in the packaging design industry. This programme enables the student to fully understand the fundamentals of packaging design and production technology as well as visual communication, from its conception to production as well as enabling students to fully connect with industry.
Graduates will experience actual projects and joint projects, as well as incorporating the industry within the university concept (Indusity). Students would be trained to advertise and market their packaging design skills, which enhance management as well as enhancing their abilities as an entrepreneur, which prepares them for the industry.
Our graduates are well versed in international and expectations of the packaging design industry. Students are multi-skilled, versatile and capable of multitasking and, therefore, make a smooth transition into industry. Students are exposed to a wide range of digital photography and image manipulation software and entrepreneurship skills.
At the end of the programme, students will be able to translate ideas into visual form with details. The packaging that they produce will certainly be at par with industries quality standards. They will also be able to develop effective strategies for goal setting, time management and to execute design concepts to a professional standard.
Limkokwing University was highly competitive because it had to challenge rivals offering similar courses so my lecturers kept pushing me to do better. This helped me to work under a very intense environment, which prepared me for the tight deadlines and high expectations of the advertising and graphic design industry once I graduated.
- Packaging Designers
- Brand Manager
- Packaging Design Consultant
- Brand Positioning Strategist
- Education, Brand Consultant
- Marketing sales
- Digital Imaging Specialist
- Desktop Publisher
- Brand Identity Designer
- Production Coordinator
- Production Director
- Pre-press Specialists
- Production Manager and Business Entrepreneur
About the Industry
Art & design is the application of design and aesthetics to objects of function and everyday use. Whereas fine arts serve as intellectual stimulation to the viewer or academic sensibilities, the applied arts incorporate design and creative ideals to objects of utility, such as a cup, magazine or decorative park bench. There is considerable overlap between the field and that of the decorative arts; to some extent they are alternative terms.
The Malaysian Plastics Manufacturers Association/Malaysia Plastics Design Centre and Limkokwing-MDI…