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KDU College Penang Inspires Aspiring Designers with Graphic Design Experts

Speakers Muhammad Aliffira Rezza (second row, second from left), Lim Chun Woei (second row, fourth from left) and Abdul Rahman Noureldin (second row, fifth from left) with UMK and KDU College’s CODE students in a group photo session.Speaker Lim Chun Woei is well known for his brainchild, Urban Cr3atures, which is a local arts movement specialising in motion graphics, character design and tattoos.
It was a homecoming for speaker Muhammad Aliffira Rezza, a KDU alumni from CODE, who served as an inspiration on how the students can pursue a career in the creative industry upon graduating.Speaker Egyptian Abdul Rahman Noureldin is renowned for his imaginative and eye-catching concept art that captivates the contemporary art enthusiasts.
George Town, 7 October 2015 – The Centre of Design Excellence (CODE) of KDU College Penang (KDU College) rounded up three graphic design experts during its “CODE Designer’s Talk 2015” at the KDU College Auditorium on 2 October this year.

CODE Designer’s Talk 2015 was a collaborative effort between lecturers and senior CODE students of KDU College, with the objective of giving students an understanding of the requirements for a Diploma in Creative Media Design.

Speaking at the event were Muhammad Aliffira Rezza, a freelancer and illustrator who is a CODE alumni from KDU College, Lim Chun Woei, a renowned graphic designer who founded of Urban Cr3atures and part-time lecturer in KDU College, and Abdul Rahman Noureldin, an international graphic designer and digital illustrator from Egypt who currently resides in Kuala Lumpur. The speakers also advised students on career opportunities in this industry, sharing with them real-life experiences.

KDU College’s CODE lecturer Maizul Affendy Bin Baharudin said, “This talk is part of KDU’s effort to improve its education offerings by keeping its courses industry-relevant and giving students a platform for students to engage with the current newsmakers in this industry.

“This was a highly beneficial talk for those attending, which numbers consisted of a bulk of our CODE students. We are also proud to host a 130-strong group of 3rd year graphic students from Universiti Malaysia Kelantan (UMK), and engaging them with the vibrant creative media industry here.”

KDU College’s Centre of Design Excellence (CODE), School of Arts and Social Sciences is one of the top choices for students who wants to pursue a career in the creative industry. Call 04-2386368 now to enquire and visit kdupg.edu.my for exciting news and updates.
About KDU College Penang

KDU College Penang is a member of Paramount Education, a fully integrated provider that offers quality education from primary and secondary, both local and international, through to undergraduate and post-graduate levels, as well as executive and professional development programmes. Paramount Education celebrated its 30th Anniversary in 2013, and is proud to have had 80,000 students since its inception, some of whom include corporate leaders, entrepreneurs and celebrities around the globe.
 
Paramount Education is the education arm of Paramount Corporation Berhad, a public company that is listed on the Main Market of Bursa Malaysia Securities Berhad and whose diversified business interests also include property development.
 

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