Master in Design - Innovazione e Prodotto per l’Alto Artigianato

IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Florence

Program Description

Master in Design - Innovazione e Prodotto per l’Alto Artigianato

IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Florence

THIS COURSE IN HELD IN ITALIAN LANGUAGE.

The Master course in Design - Innovazione e Prodotto per l’Alto Artigianato developes a whole comprehension of the craft product meant as merger of experiences coming from tradition - the know-how - and processes of innovazion thanks to the excellence conceived and made in Italy. A special attention is paid to the capacity of comprehending the product, the knoweldge on its tangible and intagible values and the value of the top-quality manufacturing - applying knowledge and understanding . The investigative background works as necessary platform to develop strategic design competences, re-design or the conception of products representing new creative energy - related to the most excellent manufacturing districts.

Career opportunities - Product and accessories Designer, Expert of advances manufacturing processes and digital fabrication, Responsible of prototying, Responsible of production.

Gabriele Pardi and Laura Fiaschi – Coordinators of the Master – are currently running for Compasso d’Oro award.

Target - The Master is addressed to professionals with a BA degree in Architecture, Engineering, Fashion and Design. Special attention is paid to the aptitude to laboratory design, knoweldge and curiosity of materials and raw materials.

Methodology and structure - The Master offers an educational path alternating frontal theoretical lessons and projects, always led and supported by professors. The Master hosts several protagonists of top-of-the-line manufacture, providing an overview of the production processes of contemporary design, according with communication and internazional market trends.

Research and project activities are developed on the basis of a company brief. This allows students to directly interact with partner companies, visiting showrooms or the production chain companies, but also museums and historic laboratories.

The didactics is structured into trimesters dedicated to the specific fields of craftsmanship, deepening the knoweldge of processes and design methods, as well as communication of processes of the product.

The Master supports students in developing an autonomous judgement, the core values of the products, communication skills, as well as a repositioning design strategy and the promotion of high craftmanship on the contemporary market - emphasizing the use of latest technologies mixed with manufacture.

The last step is the realization of the Final Project, in collaboration with businesses in this sector.

This school offers programs in:
  • Italian


Last updated September 25, 2018
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Mar. 2019
Duration
Duration
10 months
Full time
Price
Price
15,900 EUR
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Locations
Italy - Florence, Tuscany
Start date : Mar. 2019
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Mar. 2019
Italy - Florence, Tuscany
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