Master in Communications and Visual Languages


Program Description

Program Overview

Master in Communications and Visual Languages aims to train teachers to sustain professional projects of communication with visual languages, through the theory applied and the investigation of models of meaning and interpretation, for the development of digital media, advertising, editorial design and digital art or the exercise of teaching.

This master plan is studied in a curriculum of 18 subjects per year and can be finished in two years and required to attend one day a week classes, because we care about our students continue to work to put into practice the knowledge acquired in this graduate.

Student Profile

Bachelor's Degree in Visual Arts, communication, Graphic Design, marketing, advertising and Computer Systems or with similar names. Also the engineering in Systems or with similar names. Other degrees and engineering may enter if and when justified its relationship with the contents of the curriculum. It must demonstrate a course for those who come from other fields of study.

Entry Requirements

  • Complete application for admission to ICONOS´s graduate.
  • Title of degree (original and copy).
  • Professional Card or proof of process (original and copy).
  • Certificate of studies to substantiate that have been covered 100% of the credits of the degree (original and copy).
  • Birth certificate (original and copy).
  • An Average minimum of 8.0 in undergraduate studies. Failure to have this average, it may review the case through the Technical Council.
  • 6 passport-size photographs black and white.
  • Curriculum vitae with documents attesting.
  • Letter explanatory why you want to enter the Masters.
  • Interview with the coordinator (a) graduate.
  • Letter of recommendation from school, or academic supervisor.

Foreign students should submit all documents validated by the SEP, duly translated and legalized by the Ministry of Education, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Consul of Mexico in the country where the studies, and immigration document.

Last updated Jan 2018

About the School

ICONOS - Research Institute for Communication and Culture, is an academic field dedicated to developing research and teaching programs in fields of culture and communication, especially digital. This ... Read More

ICONOS - Research Institute for Communication and Culture, is an academic field dedicated to developing research and teaching programs in fields of culture and communication, especially digital. This space has high regard for quality, which is why brings together specialists interested in contributing to knowledge and dissemination of culture in these areas we consider so relevant. Guideline Develop processes for higher education in the areas of communication, culture, and humanities, promoting and disseminating knowledge and universal art, and to investigate, create and communicate knowledge in our society through various forms and educational resources. Objectives 1. To provide teaching in higher education in the cognitive domain, and professional discipline of Communication and Culture. 2. Offer courses, diploma courses and specializations in the fields of communication and culture training for people with average technical professional or qualified as required in specific areas and intends to develop its activities with high efficiency, quality, and innovation. 3. Offer graduate studies in the fields of communication and culture to train professionals and researchers with high technological and academic level, able to solve critical problems in the social and professional field, thanks to excellent training, with a solid conceptual and multidisciplinary. 4. Offer doctoral programs in the fields of communication and culture to educate researchers and producers of knowledge at a higher level capable of solving crucial social problems. 5. Developing research activities in various perspectives and in multiple models and methodological strategies, linked by the common string of rigor and quality. 6. Developing projects and basic research programs in the fields of communication and culture in its various disciplinary fields and in their relative, multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary: from anthropological, aesthetic, semiotic, hermeneutic, linguistic, iconological, etc.., As well as part of the research lines developed by the faculty of graduate programs, for students in their educational process, or as institutionally defined formulations. Principles In ICONOS the principles are axiological senses who order our way of being and which, at the same time, guide our actions. 1. Ideological and epistemological pluralism.2. Argumentative dialogue as the foundation of the academic community.3. Free thinking.4. Critical thinking.5. Human and social responsibility.6. Academic Freedom. Teaching Strategies In ICONOS we know that the knowledge must be related to practice in the sense of contributing to solving the problems that arise in the workplace. We rely on teaching models that are based on the extensive knowledge of our teachers through the outstanding practice of professional practice and research. We use a teaching based on personal attention, aided by work in small groups of students and leading-edge technological resources. Plant Teachers We have a very high-quality teaching staff with experience in the private and public. Academics and researchers gathered in ICONOS have outstanding careers in university teaching both at postgraduate areas, such as research and professional production. All our teaching staff has degrees, and most have masters or doctors at prestigious institutions national and international level. In ICONOS, we realize that our society needs to clarify, systematize, and interpret their resources, structures and cultural dynamics and the communication, so we support the training of high-level professionals. Read less