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32 Master's Programs in Graphic Design 2020

Graphic design concentrates on the use of art, text and layout to create visually interesting and noticeable images. Graphic designers may work in advertising, publishing, digital design or branding in order to create unique designs that get the attention of customers and can be easily recognized in a busy world.

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École Intuit.Lab

The 4th year is the one that leads to professional autonomy by meeting with the brand. A real test of the achievements of the Bachelor cycle takes place during the four m ... [+]

Master's degree year 4

The 4th year is the one that leads to professional autonomy by meeting with the brand.

A real test of the achievements of the Bachelor cycle takes place during the four months of the first semester, either during an internship in an agency or at an advertiser, or during an international exchange.

In the second semester, the courses provide a vision of the economic realities (market, competition) and the professional context (customer relationship, supplier, manufacturing). The student learns to take the height of view and adapt his creative approach to this new requirement.

The brand becomes the heart of the student's work. It allows him to develop his book by combining works that distinguish him by their digital approach, and others that define its graphic qualities.... [-]

France Paris Aix-en-Provence
September 2020
French
Full-time
2 years
Campus
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L'Idem Barcelona

In this title we propose an academic program, with a solid technical and artistic training, in which the student can develop his creative potential and become a 360º prof ... [+]

Become a Graphic Design Expert

The creativity is one of the main keys to access outstanding works of great responsibility in sectors as avant-garde as graphic design. In this title we propose a academic program, with a solid technical and artistic training, in which the student can develop his creative potential and become a professional 360º in the different branches of visual communication: graphic design, web design, advertising, UX Design ...

The curriculum is led by a international academic team and active that gives the necessary tools to successfully handle any graphic design commission from real case studies.

Target

The aim of this title is to provide the knowledge and skills necessary to achieve a optimal level of professional training. To achieve this, L'Idem Barcelona has a multidisciplinary training oriented to the world of work and with a wide international network of communication agencies interested in hosting our students in internships.... [-]

Spain Barcelona
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English (US)
Full-time
1 year
Campus
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CEV - Escuela Superior de Comunicación, Imagen y Sonido

The Master in Graphic Design and Web will offer you a solid base of knowledge so that you can learn how to manage every detail of a printed and digital graphic product. F ... [+]

The Master in Graphic Design and Web will offer you a solid base of knowledge so that you can learn how to manage every detail of a printed and digital graphic product. From the development of strategies and campaigns to the basic visual standards to carry out any project. This qualification is taught exclusively in SPANISH and PRESENTIALLY.

You will strengthen your strategic vision and you will improve your skills to manage future projects. You will create creativities to organize workspaces and the final arts for the definitive impression.

You will obtain a new professional profile capable of meeting new business needs . We will teach you how to handle the most widespread software of the sector so you can use them at the highest creative level . You will be able to develop and implement projects in a web environment and design an effective digital strategy putting the focus on the brand and the user experience .... [-]

Spain Madrid
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Spanish
Full-time
700 hours
Campus
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IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Barcelona

In today’s world, understanding the communication sector is crucial in order to offer a range of solutions to meet the graphics and visual communication needs that the ma ... [+]

This program is taught in Spanish

In today’s world, understanding the communication sector is crucial in order to offer a range of solutions to meet the graphics and visual communication needs that the market demands.

Rising to this need, the Masters in Graphic Design trains professionals to build a multidisciplinary profile based not only on grasping the fundamentals, methodologies, and tools involved in graphic design, but also on acquiring management skills, enabling them to identify and adapt graphic and communication solutions to a host of different needs.

General objectives of the course To explore deep into the current concept of design with a cross-sector, multidiscipline approach. To teach students the fundamentals of design by studying the main iconographic references and styles. To equip students with the methodologies, techniques, physical elements and digital software that make up the visual communication toolbox. To explore the various professional options that graphic design and visual communication offer from an eminently practical and project-based perspective. To enhance the student’s profile with management skills linked to planning and organizing design processes and teams. Methodology ... [-]
Spain Barcelona
September 2020
Spanish (Spain)
Part-time
9 months
Campus
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Manchester Metropolitan University

This course is concerned with the advanced exploration and application of principles of graphic design within the contexts of research and professional development. Engag ... [+]

Overview

This course is concerned with the advanced exploration and application of principles of graphic design within the contexts of research and professional development. Engagement with digital and making technologies is central to discovering and harnessing new thinking in design.

This course is of particular relevance to those interested in effective visual communication and developing innovative concepts and approaches in publication design, illustration, motion graphics, corporate identity, photography, design for digital media and graphic design for advertising.

Length 2 year: full-time 4 years: part-time Features and Benefits Design Network

Based in the heart of the School of Art, MFA Design: Graphic Design and Art Direction is part of an innovative design network — a community of staff and students exploring design ideas in a discursive, cross-disciplinary studio environment. Critically informed practical designers, the group works experimentally, inspired by new insights and possibilities.... [-]

United Kingdom Manchester
September 2020
English (US)
Full-time
Part-time
2 - 4 years
Campus
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The University of Waikato

The Master of Design (MDes) is an advanced degree focusing on graphic design theory, technology and original research. It builds on the unique combination of design and ... [+]

Master of Design

The Master of Design (MDes) is an advanced degree focusing on graphic design theory, technology and original research. It builds on the unique combination of design and coding skills developed during the Bachelor of Design (BDes).

The MDes provides an opportunity for you to plan, develop and carry out a large-scale design research project. This will enable you to collaborate with other students and academics and to work with members of the professional design industry. The MDes research is represented by both a written thesis and an exhibited design realisation.

Research topics are tailored to suit your interests, providing an opportunity for you to hone a particular aspect of graphic design further, which could be a pathway to your chosen career. You will also have the full support, guidance and expertise of your supervisor during your research project.... [-]

New Zealand Hamilton
February 2020
English (US)
Full-time
12 - 18 months
Campus
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Vistula University

Graphic Design at the Bachelor’s level is dedicated to learning graphic techniques and gaining a basic knowledge of the arts. The Master’s program at the European Faculty ... [+]

Program description

Graphic Design at the Bachelor’s level is dedicated to learning graphic techniques and gaining a basic knowledge of the arts. The Master’s program at the European Faculty of Art of Vistula University will enable you to greatly expand your knowledge of the subject. The Master’s program also provides a great opportunity to learn how to consciously plan your professional career, in a world where vast knowledge and skills are the name of the game.

Graphic Design at the European Faculty of Art of Vistula University is a program designed for all those who want to be independent, and are not afraid of artistic experiments. It also provides the perfect space for those interested in experimental work, using their imaginations, their own drawing skills, photography, and the latest in digital printing.... [-]

Poland Warsaw
October 2020
Polish
Full-time
Part-time
4 semesters
Campus
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Academy of Fine Arts, Katowice

This innovative and unique two-year program of studies has been devised by the staff of the Faculty of Design of the Academy of Fine Arts in Katowice with the assistance ... [+]

Overview

Inclusive Design: Health and Social Well-Being is a new program of studies which prepares its future graduates to face and tackle complex challenges related to the role of design in improving the quality of life, well-being and public health by including users in the design process.

This innovative and unique two-year program of studies has been devised by the staff of the Faculty of Design of the Academy of Fine Arts in Katowice with the assistance and advice of external experts from such institutions as the Helen Hamlyn Centre For Design, EIDD, TU Delft, University of Hasselt, Gehl People, and other experts active in the field.

The program will help you master the research methods and tools that will facilitate both a theoretical and hands-on approach to modern design. You will learn how to define key conceptual issues, how to select the right tools and methods for the users of your work and how to engage and include them in the whole process. In doing so, you will benefit from the most recent approaches of User-Oriented, Human-Centred and Inclusive Design. You will also explore the potential behind the application of Integrated Product Design, Experience and Interaction Design, and of the Social and Service Design.... [-]

Poland Katowice
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English (US)
Full-time
2 years
Campus
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Seeway - Barcelona

Art direction is at the source of message creation, combining the various design disciplines to achieve effective visual communication and optimal results. ... [+]

Art direction is at the source of message creation, combining the various design disciplines to achieve effective visual communication and optimal results.

The Master in Art Direction and Graphic Project Management is based on a perspective of project execution in which you must understand, conceptualize and project functional and attractive graphic solutions that are adapted to the real needs of each case.

A specialized training, taught by active professionals and referents from the world of graphic design, and guided by criteria present in the workplace, with which you will acquire a wide range of perspectives, tools and specific resources under which you can raise, manage and execute completely any type of graphic project.... [-]

Spain Barcelona
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Spanish
Part-time
9 months
Campus
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Polytechnic of Leiria

The program aims to provide students with the conceptual and practical skills of a high professional level in specific areas of graphic design and communication for multi ... [+]

Master in Graphic Design

The Masters in Graphic Design ESAD.CR aims to provide students with the conceptual and practical skills of a high professional level in specific areas of graphic design and communication for multiple platforms, which feature contemporary visual culture.

Access conditions Holders of a bachelor’s degree or legal equivalent in Communication Design, Graphic Design, Multimedia Design, Product Design, Fine Arts, New Media, interested in pursuing studies in the area of Graphic Design; Holders of a foreign academic bachelor’s degree following the 1st cycle of studies organized according to the principles of the Bologna process in Graphic Design and related areas; Holders of a foreign bachelor’s degree that is recognized as meeting the objectives of a degree by the Scientific-Technical Council of ESAD in Graphic Design and related areas; Holders of an academic, scientific or professional curriculum which is recognized as attesting the capacity to carry out this cycle of studies by the Scientific-Technical Council of ESAD. Study plan ... [-]
Portugal Leiria
October 2020
English (US)
Full-time
24 months
Campus
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IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Florence

9th edition - The Master course in Graphic Design offers a high level of professional preparation which is based on the design method, the mastery of technical and techno ... [+]

THIS COURSE IN HELD IN THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE.

9th edition - The Master course in Graphic Design offers a high level of professional preparation which is based on the design method, the mastery of technical and technological skills and the continuous updating about the latest market demands.

Besides a strong cultural background on the roots and evolutions of design and visual communication, our students receive constant training on the most used and advanced software thanks to the development of many projects. They work side by side with Italian and international companies involved in different fields in order to gain as much experience as possible on the graphic design's contemporary scenario.... [-]

Italy Florence
February 2020
English (US)
Full-time
10 months
Campus
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IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Milan

13th edition - The role of Graphic Designer has changed a lot thanks to the evolution of communication technologies and to the change of commercial strategies of companie ... [+]

THIS COURSE IN HELD IN ITALIAN LANGUAGE.

The role of Graphic Designer has changed a lot thanks to the evolution of communication technologies and to the change of commercial strategies of companies; today a Graphic Designer needs cultural and organizational skills that allow to set up and manage communication projects in all round, coordinating their application for tools and markets ever wider. A solid methodological approach is therefore necessary to manage inputs from different contexts, harmonising them and creating visual strategies that can be declined in different contexts and formats.

Some of the partner companies students have developed projects with in previous editions are: Brancamenta, Casa Circondariale San Vittore Milano, Value Retail, Municipality of Castelnuovo del Garda, DMC, Durex, Fà la cosa giusta, ING Direct, Mediaset, Panorama, Qn- Il Giorno, Altroconsumo, Fratelli dell'Uomo.... [-]

Italy Milan
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Italian
Full-time
10 months
Campus
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Academie Charpentier

Master Artistic Direction and Graphic Design ... [+]

Being someone of the image in the world of today imposes a global vision of the project. The acceleration of computer tools has radically changed the production chain of images, which is no longer entrusted to an artistic director, then to a creative and finally to a performer but to one and the same responsible person. In addition, brands or institutions rely on the duration of the message, signs, codes, modes, which are constantly changing.

This evolutionary and rapid aspect of the job requires a young professional an eclectic spirit, a quick intuition, a creativity open to conceptual and formal initiatives . To prepare for this, from the third year, students present their work to juries composed of outside professionals and teachers of the school.... [-]

France Île-de-France
January 2020
French
Full-time
5 years
Campus
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Escuela Superior de Diseño de Barcelona

Specialize in Graphic Design and discover in depth all the elements that compose it. ... [+]

Speaking of graphic design and different spheres of influence-confluence, not spend more than 10 seconds to start thinking about what their most complex and important disciplines are. And as you go along this stream thinker in your head, increasingly entrenched in it is the idea that the Editorial Design is 100% graphic design.

We look at other disciplines and we see a series of cross that lead us to her ways; but when we get in front of the editorial discipline, we know that it is part of graphic design. From design or choice of typeface to work until submission of the final art, through discussion with the art direction on which photo or illustration must accompany that or another layout, any decision taken is pure graphic design. ... [-]

Spain Barcelona
November 2019
Spanish
Full-time
12 months
Online
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The Florence Institute of Design International

The Graphic Design Master program is intended for graduates already holding a degree in graphic or a related design. It is also recommended that they have had some profes ... [+]

Overview

The Graphic Design Master program is intended for graduates already holding a degree in graphic or a related design. It is also recommended that they have had some professional training in graphic design. The course assists students in developing their professional, conceptual and creative thinking. Throughout the course, students improve their group responsiveness, become more sophisticated problem solvers and increase their technical skills.

Faculty

The faculty is made up of both locally Italian and international professors who all speak and teach in English. Additionally, the professors are all professionals working in their field. This is to ensure that the faculty is aware of what is happening in their field so that they do not give their students outdated information. The school’s intimate class sizes allow for each student to receive a premium individualized education.... [-]

Italy Florence
October 2020
English (US)
Full-time
1 year
Campus
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