The MFA Master of Fine Arts in Computer Art - Masters in Graphic Design Communication is a program graduate graphic design fully integrated within the EHEA (European Higher Education Area) valid throughout Europe and taught jointly by the School of Design Institute of Communication Arts TRACOR and the University CEU San Pablo, arising from the real market need brought about by the ongoing technological revolution and create a new professional art, design, audiovisual and multimedia-web, versatile and self-sufficient communication, fully integrated in the communication process and with absolute control same, able to understand the products and conceptualizing ideas, but also to translate them graphically or audiovisual form, using the most innovative technologies.
Why study the Master in Graphic Communication Design?
In the international arena School of Graphic Design, Multimedia Communication and New Media, few programs together in the same training process development of creativity and artistic skills with the techniques and skills needed to manage technologies and new tools practical realization of previously conceived ideas.
In recent years, the design profession, in all its forms, has attracted the interest of prospective students for their good job prospects due to the increasing need for companies to have creative professionals, well prepared and trained in the use of new technologies for the creation of their communication pieces. Thus, the figure of the professional design has evolved over the years. The use of computers and software programs or tools created specifically for the design, along with coexistence with so-called "traditional media" has caused a change in the powers, functions and skills required to designers.
Until recently, the designer was a highly specialized professional area that focused on a particular creative work environment. Today, many people with specific expertise but with a similar creative training, they can tackle projects of all kinds if they use the technological tools needed. This ease of access to technology makes constant opportunities arise for better prepared professionals.
The Master in Graphic Communication Design (MFA, Master of Fine Arts in Computer Art) consists of 70 ECTS (European Credit Transfer System) and is divided into three major areas of knowledge with the following structure of modules: Basis for Visual communication, Digital Tools for Visual Creation and Applications of Graphic and Visual Design. The program is completed with three part-time jobs, work to master and external internships.
The one with guaranteed employment
The degree of recognition of the Master of Fine Arts in Computer Art - Master in Graphic Communication Design industry is such that the students who pass the course, after making his traineeship, have guaranteed employment contract, which it will allow access (for at least six months) to his first graphic and multimedia designer with the exclusive first Employment program TRACOR *.
* Students who meet the guidelines set out in the exclusive TRACOR First Employment program. Apply the foundation for our Department of Information and Admissions
Advantages of studying this master in TRACOR
Objectives and Skills
Objectives of the Master in Graphic Design
The educational objectives of the Master in Graphic Communication Design fall into four broad categories: The first objective aims to provide students with solid theoretical knowledge to understand the nature of various professional activities to be developed in more detail throughout program. The student must know, understand and critically analyze the role of design of visual messages within the social, economic and cultural structures in which companies able to question the different ethical issues, codes and regulation move related communication, and maintain principles in their practice of communicative creativity.
In the second part the theoretical knowledge and skill with various key tools for professional development would be located.
The importance of the implementation and management of new technologies is key for the student to form properly and can aspire to develop a successful career.
The third objective focuses on the professional knowledge of the different aspects covered by the field of visual communication. In them the student can learn, work and apply their theoretical and practical to different specialties existing market knowledge.
Finally, the ultimate goal would be to enhance the management and methodology of design projects, for which it needs to develop the ability to work in multidisciplinary teams, time management and the relationship with other students, developing a work culture in which reward the value of effort, sacrifice and self-improvement.
Competences of the Master in Graphic Design
That students know how to apply the acquired knowledge and ability to solve problems in new or unfamiliar environments within broader (or multidisciplinary) contexts related to graphic design and visual communication.
The student should be able to integrate knowledge and handle complexity, and formulate judgments based on information that was incomplete or limited, includes reflections on social and ethical responsibilities linked to the application of their knowledge and judgments.
The student knows communicate their conclusions (and the knowledge and rationale underpinning) to specialists and non-specialists in a clear and unambiguous manner.
The student possesses the learning skills that allow them to continue studying in a way that will be largely self-directed or autonomous.
The Master in Graphic Communication Design (MFA, Master of Fine Arts in Computer Art) consists of 70 ECTS (European Credit Transfer System) and is divided into three major areas of knowledge with the following structure of modules: Basis for Visual communication, Digital Tools for Visual Creation and Applications of Graphic and Visual Design.
These instructional modules must be added the three part-time jobs, the Master's Thesis and placements in companies mandatory.
Students who intend to access the Program must be in possession of:
- A Spanish official university degree, preferably graduates in Fine Arts, Advertising and Public Relations, Audiovisual Communication and Higher Education graduates in Design, without ruling out other degrees.
- A certificate issued by an institution of higher education in the European Higher Education Area entitling the issuing country for access to Master studies.
- A title under foreign education systems to the European Higher Education Area without approval, after verification by the University that accredits a level of education equivalent to the corresponding Spanish university degrees and that authorizes the issuing country for access to Master studies.
The Admissions Committee TRACOR meets regularly to assess the various applications of students who have completed admission tests. The Department of Information and Admissions is responsible for informing candidates of the final result of the admission process. In case of non-acceptance, it is always communicated personally interested, guiding, as far as possible, on more suitable for your career alternatives.
Once admitted into the program, the Department of Information and Admissions tells the student candidate for the steps to reserve a place and final enrollment in the Masters. To reserve a place, the candidate must proceed to make the payment of 20% of the registration fee. The formalization of tuition Agreement grants candidate status student can choose between several forms of payment.
- There is a program of corporate scholarships from 25% to 100% of the cost of the master.
- Check the program of mobility aids.
- If you are an international student there is a special program grants and scholarships for you.
The Master in Graphic Communication Design (Master of Fine Arts in Computer Art-MFA) incorporates the First Employment * Exclusive program TRACOR through which the graduates of the Master is guaranteed in graphic design six-month internship occurred design six months of employment as a graphic designer with a formal contract.
Students receive an innovative and efficient training that allows them access to employment obtained through the First Employment * program with all the guarantees of success. Companies are confident hiring new employees because they can choose from a select number of students who have obtained the MFA degree, those that best suit their philosophy and needs, which facilitates the integration of the student engaged in the company.
The effort made by the student during the Masters is rewarded by both the training received, which gives security and professional maturity, for the great opportunity provided by the First Employment program to implement the knowledge gained by providing, after concluded the MFA, the need to complete their training, gaining experience and helping to build a curriculum and professional employment.
The COIE of San Pablo CEU University and the Department's Career TRACOR work together to obtain practical and career opportunities for students in the Master in Graphic Communication Design. Both departments have many cooperation agreements with advertising agencies, design studios, interactive and Web design and communication departments of companies agencies, natural career opportunities to the Master.
(*) Available for Spanish and foreign students who meet the legal requirements to work in Spain and the bases set out in the contract of the First Employment program. Request a copy of the foundation of the program in the Department of Information and Admissions.
These are some of the companies that have collaborated with us or employment practices:
MEDIA 014 • 121 • 3010 PRES • ABC.ES TECHNOLOGIES • ACH AND ASSOCIATES • ACUTE ADECCO IBERIA CREATIVE WORKSHOP • • • AFRE • ALEPH AECEM COMMUNICATION • • ANDREW McConochie ANAYA ANIMATECK STUDIO DESING¬COMUNICATION • • • ARTELIER ARISTA COMMUNICATIONS • COMMUNICATION • ARYAN SPANISH ASSOCIATION FUNDRAISING • ASOC. MADRID FASHION ASSOCIATES & CIA • • • AVON AVALON • AXA • AXEL SPRINGER • AXICOM SPAIN - Cohn & Wolfe • TOWN HALL. PUERTO DE SANTA MARIA • AVALON AZENTO COMMUNICATION • • • Bassat Ogilvy BARFUTURA • BESANA • • BEST ADVERTISING AND COMMUNICATION RELATIONS • BODACLICK.COM • BSCH • Burson-Marsteller • CAPITAN QUIMERA • CAPITALS • CARAT CARREFOUR SPAIN • • CAREER OPPORTUNITIES • CASBEGA • CATAI TOURS • CEMEX • CAESAR & JUSTINA • CINTRA • CIRCLE TRAINING • CLUB EXCELLENCE • COMMUNICATING ONLINE MARKETING • COMMUNICATION SINGULAR • CONDE NAST • COM HEALTH • BUSINESS COMMUNICATION (Porter Novelli) • CONTINUUM • STANDARD ADVERTISING AND MARKETING • Cheeeeese HAPPY DESIGNERS • DELOITEE • DAVINCHI DESIGN AND NEW TECHNOLOGIES • DIANA MEDIA GRUOP • DIARIO ABC • DECIMAS • DIXIMEDIA (information) • DMG (DIANA MEDIA GROUP) • DOLCHE And LECRO • DOMESTIKA • DPI COMMUNICATION • DRAFT COMMUNICATION GROUP HEALTHCARE • DRIADE COMMUNICATION • Edelman • EDITIONS DIGITAL CENTURY • EKILIBRIO • The plus side • LVNC ULO CRITIC • LABORATORY ALMAGRO 36 • LIEUTENANT SAM • ENOVAE • EON • ESIN CONSULTORES • STUDY OF COMMUNICATION • EUROPE COMMUNICATION • EVENTS EGO • EVOLNETMEDIA • EVOLVE • ÉVORA MARKETING • SPANISH FEDERATION OF THE DIGITAL ECONOMY (AECEM) • FIDELITY • FILTER COMMUNICATION • Flash2Flash • FLUENTIA • FNAC • FONEXION SPAIN • FULLSIX • TECHNICAL CABINET ECHEVARRIA • CREATIVE GALLERY • GAMESA • GASTON Y DANIELA • GENERALI INSURANCE • GESTAZION COMMUNICATION • GLOBAL HEALTH CARE • GLOBAL INCUBATOR • GLOBAL MARKETING • GOMEZ HOLLY COMMUNICATION • GROUPON • GROUP CITEC • GROUP EVER SL • HAVAS GROUP • GROUP FIDELITY-PROMOIMPORT • GROUP Mercantis (NATURAL LOGISTICS) • GROUP MOLINER • GRUPO SAN JOSE • GROUP SKY • HAIKU MEDIA • GROUP TecniPublicaciones • GROUP UNIDENTAL (SIC 98) • HACHETTE FLIPACHI • HAIKU MEDIA • HEINEKEN • HI-MEDIA NETWORK INTERNET • ICP • ideup! • IB EVENTS • IEDE • IEDD • IMAGINE (IMAGE & IDEAS FOR ADVERTISING) • Imaste • IMPACT 5 • IN SPIRIT DESIGN • INFORMA D & B • INTERACTIVE INFORMATION • INFORPRESS • INSPIRING MOVE • INNOVA E-BUSINESS • interative COMUNICATION PROJECTS (ICP) • INSIGHT DESIGN • INTEGRAL.COM • INTERGENIO INTERBRAND • • • DENTAL INTERNATIONAL INSTITUTE IESO • IRIEM IXO GROUP AD • • • KA JACOB KIMBERLY CLARK INTERNATIONAL • • KI-WI • COMMUNICATION • KTG KOHL (KIDS & TEENS GROUP) • CIA • PLATFORM (SAINT GOBAIN) • LA SUITE CREATIVE • LATA LATINA • LATERLMENTE • LEE HECHT HARRISON • LOGIQO • LOGIXELL RESEARCH (LOGIQO) • LUCCA • PLAYFUL 7 • LLEDÓ LIGHTING • MANINVEST • MAN ONE CREATIVE SITE • MARCO ALDANY • MARKETALIA MARKETING ONLINE • Marketinet • MORE FEE ADVERTISING • RAW MATERIAL • MDI-ARQUIECTURA • MIG ADVERTISING MASTER IN SPAIN • CONSTRUCTION COMPANIES AND REAL ESTATE MDI • MCCANN ERICKSO N • MC CANN WORLDGROUP SPAIN • MEDIA PLANNING GROUP • MILLWARD BRONWN Optimor • MIND THE GAP • LOOK AND FLIES • MUSSA SOLUTIONS • NEOLABELS • NEWCOM • NATURAL LOGISTICS (GROUP Mercantis) • NH Hoteles • NIC & WILL • NIUMBA • NO-LINE • NONOLOA • notoriety (INCREVENTA COMMUNICATION) • NTITY BRAND CONSULTING • NEW ALTERNATIVE • Nurun CRAZY LABS • OGILVY HealthWorld • OGILVYONE WORLDWIDE • OKI SYSTEM IBERICA • ON LINE MARKETING • OPPORTUNITIES CANARY • ORBITAL • Orbyce • OUTSIDE COMMUNICATION • OWL CREATIVITY & DESIGN • Pjob • playthe. NET • PORTAL OF MANAGERS • POSTAL FREE • PRESM DAN • PRISA DIGITAL • PROGRESA • PROINTEC • PSYMA • ADVERTISING OLAS • PUBLICIS COMMUNICATION • PUBLISEIS INITIATIVES PUBLICITARIAS • PYRO STUDIOS • QUUM COMMUNICATION • RAXON COMPUTER • RBA MAGAZINES • RECOLETOS DIGITAL MEDIA • RLM • Reparalia • DON JOURNAL • ROL SOCIAL EVENTS • RPA • RUIZ NICOLI LINES SAGE SP • SALVADOR BACHILLER • SANED • SANOFI PASTEUR MSD • SEQUOIA COMMUNICATION GROUP • SCM MEDIALAB (SOC. COOPERATION MINDS) • SGAE • SHACKLETON • SIEMENS • Słaboń SOFTWARE • SOCIAL NOISE • SOLCOM • CREATIVE SOLUTIONS CONTINUUM • SORENSEN • SPARKLINGMEIDA LTD • SPRIM • STAFF GROUP • STARCOM (ZED DIGITAL) • STONE & WATER, STORM (GRUPO RUIZ NICOLI) • STL (SYSTEM OF A LOTTERY STATE) • STORM INTERACTIVE ADVERTISING • SUN PLANET • T20MEDIA • CREATIVE WORKSHOP • TAMED • TecniPublicaciones • TEMPERA-MENTO • LIEUTENANT SAM • TEQUILA (TBWA) • CREATIVE TERRITORY • THE BRAND UNION • THE PHONE HOUSE • THE CHIC CORPORATION • THE COCKTAIL • TRACI (RESTART IDEAS AND DESIGN) • TRAZADA, TREINTA TEN TECHNOLOGIES • TRESCOM COMMUNICATION • Turisferr • UNIDENTAL • Ulled ASSOCIATED COMMUNICATION • UNIPUBLIC • UNIVERSIA • Unkasoft • VEXLAN • TRAVEL EL CORTE INGLES • WANADOO • VODAFONE • WORKSHOP • WARNER .BROS.ENTERTAINMENT SPAIN • WEB2IMPACT • WUNDERMAN • WYSIWYG DIGITAL DESIGN • YELL ADWORKS • YVES ROCHER • ZED DIGITAL.
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