Bachelor of Multimedia (Hons) Visual Effects

Faculty of Creative Multimedia

(N/213/6/0339) 05/24 (MQA/PSA12186)

BMm (Hons) Visual Effects is a specialized course which allows the students to focus on all aspects of visual effects (VFX) work, from pre-production, production to post-production, and is designed to spearhead the VFX local industry.


  • Entry Requirements
    • • Pass Foundation / Matriculation in related field from a recognised institution*; OR
    • • Pass STPM / A Level or its equivalent with 3 Principals inclusive of one Information and Communications Technology (ICT) subject; OR
    • • Pass UEC with minimum of grade B in at least five (5) subjects inclusive of English; OR
    • • Pass Diploma in the related or relevant field from a recognised institution with minimum CGPA of 2.50**
    • *Candidates from non-related field may be admitted subject to a rigorous internal assessment process.
    • **Candidates with CGPA below 2.50 but above 2.00 may be admitted subject to rigorous internal assessment process.
  • Programme Structure
    • Core
      • Year 1
        • Visual Effects Design 1
          3D Modelling for Animation
          Film Studies
          Visual Effects Design 2
          3D Surfacing for Animation
          Motion Graphics Application
          Visual Storytelling
          Media Culture
          Sound Design 1
          Media Aesthetics
      • Year 2
        • Visual Effects Design 3
          Animation & Setup for AFX
          Production for Visual Effects
          Effects Simulation
          Visual Effects Design 4
          Advanced Compositing
          Look Development for AFX
          Semiotics Studies
          Media Anthropology
      • Year 3
        • Visual Effects Design Project 1
          Design Research
          Animation Entrepreneurship
          Visual Effect Design Project 2
          Sound Design 2
          Media Law
    • Elective Modules
      • Corporate Identity
        Diagram Design
        Motion Capture
        Digital Audio and Video
        Project Management
    • University Subjects
      • Co-curriculum
        Hubungan Etnik (Local)/Pengajian Malaysia 3 (International)
        Tamadun Islam dan Tamadun Asia (Local)/Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 2 (International)
        Introduction to Multicultural Studies in Malaysia
        Workplace Communication
        Bahasa Kebangsaan A (Local)
        Foreign Languages (Local and International)
  • Career Prospects
    • Career Prospects: Visual Effects Supervisor, Technical Director, Director, Modeler, Texturing Artist, Compositor, Rigging Artist, Creative Director, Designer, Screenwriter, Concept Artist, Art Director, Lighting Artist, Render Artist, 3D Artist, 2D Artist, Editor, Cinematographer, Director of Photography