Master Degree in Design Studies in France

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Design Studies

Every object or system in our man-made world must be designed by someone: from clothing to computers, films to furniture, programs to products and everything in between. Master of Design programs at universities in France are ideally suited to graduates from related Bachelor's programs who desire an opportunity to delve deeper into their concentration in design. Graduates from Master of Design programs find rewarding careers after graduation, or continue their education with a PhD, across France or around the world.

Lasting one to two years when taken on a full time or part time basis, Master of Design programs at schools in France can be flexible in their study schedules, making it possible for returning students to enroll while simultaneously continuing to work. You can request more information about any Master of Design program from the school in France by filling out the web form linked below. After completing the required coursework, seminars, lectures, workshops and assessments, most Master of Design programs in France require graduate students to submit a master's thesis, which exhibits their in-depth knowledge of their area of design.

Whether you are interested in becoming an expert in Information Design, Virtual Reality, Material Behavior and Structural Design or another area related to design, scroll down and read more about Master of Design programs in France, today!

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Master sds overall design professional

ESMAC : École Supérieure des Métiers des Arts appliqués et de la Culture
Online Part time 2 years Open Enrollment France France Online

The MASTER PROFESSIONAL SDS® GLOBAL DESIGN is a European diploma from the INSHED. The training allows to be professionally operational by the beginning of your career and enjoy good employability, beyond even your country. [+]

TRAINING Follow its distance learning Understand the different stages of the development of a cultural project Know drive multiple projects simultaneously. Develop a personal project. Sit a level of operational business English. Master all the multidisciplinary skills in all types of design: graphic, architecture and object. CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

The MASTER PROFESSIONAL SDS® GLOBAL DESIGN is a European diploma from the INSHED. The training allows to be professionally operational by the beginning of your career and enjoy good employability, beyond even your country.

ADMISSION

To start your training project, nothing more simple, you simply download the detailed training that interests you. From that moment :... [-]


Professional master sds design management

ESMAC : École Supérieure des Métiers des Arts appliqués et de la Culture
Online Part time 2 years Open Enrollment France France Online

The MASTER MANAGEMENT PROFESSIONAL DESIGN SDS® is a European diploma from the INSHED. The training allows to be professionally operational by the beginning of your career and enjoy good employability, beyond even your country. [+]

TRAINING Follow an online training. Develop a personal project. Namely designing all stages of the organization of a design project. Taking the measure of economic realities and challenges of the managerial function. Able to position itself as a manager of a project team. Get a good level of professional English. Choosing a specialization among the proposed 3: Graphic Design, Industrial Design, Interior Design. CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

The MASTER MANAGEMENT PROFESSIONAL DESIGN SDS® is a European diploma from the INSHED. The training allows to be professionally operational by the beginning of your career and enjoy good employability, beyond even your country.

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Master in Design Management - Berlin

LISAA Paris
Campus Full time 1 - 2 years September 2019 France Paris

The master’s degree in Design Management is an international programme in partnership with the MHMK Macromedia University of Berlin. [+]

The master’s degree in Design Management is an international programme in partnership with the MHMK Macromedia University of Berlin. MASTER OF SCIENCE IN BERLIN

This course, taught in English, takes place over two years and is open to students who have already completed a bachelor’s qualification in design.

It teaches students in Design Management in an international environment in Paris and Berlin at the MHMK Macromedia University. Students are awarded a master of science in Design Management.

Advantages of the Course Over the course of two years, LISAA gives its students the opportunity to further their knowledge of management and project management at its partner university, MHMK Macromedia in Berlin. Here students learn to use design thinking to develop and manage ambitious cross-disciplinary projects. An outstanding opportunity for students to immerse themselves in another culture and strengthen language skills, this programme also allows students to undertake a long-term work placement in Berlin. Fees French and EU residents: Paris (1st year) and Berlin (2nd year) - 12 000€ / year Non-EU Residents: Paris (1st year) and Berlin (2nd year) - 12 000€ / year Entry Requirements & Application ... [-]

GLOBAL DESIGN / SERVICE DESIGN

LISAA Paris
Campus Full time 1 year September 2019 France Paris

This course allows designers from a wide range of fields – in product or environment – to specialize in service design and to approach design from a multidisciplinary angle in order to find innovative solutions. [+]

This course allows designers from a wide range of fields – in product or environment – to specialize in service design and to approach design from a multidisciplinary angle in order to find innovative solutions. PROGRAMME OPENS IN SEPTEMBER 2016

Thanks to numerous partnerships with companies in the industry, and a teaching staff made up of architecture and design professionals, LISAA is widely renowned, notably by the Ministry of Culture and Communication and also by UNAID (French National Union of Interior Architecture Designers).

MASTER-EQUIVALENT QUALIFICATION

The course in Global Design/Service Design takes place over one year following the Interior Architecture – Environmental Design course or an equivalent qualification.... [-]


MASTER IN UX DESIGN

LISAA Paris
Campus Full time 1 - 2  September 2019 France Paris

This course is aimed at students who wish to learn about User Experience design issues for digital creations: websites, applications, software, interactive machines, etc [+]

This course is aimed at students who wish to learn about User Experience design issues for digital creations: websites, applications, software, interactive machines, etc. PROGRAMME OPENS IN SEPTEMBER 2016

The course is taught by active professionals who are recognised in their fields and brings together theoretical and practical classes with several work placements at businesses in partnership with the school. The quality of teaching at LISAA has led to it being recognised by the Ministry of Culture and Communication.

MASTER-EQUIVALENT QUALIFICATION

The advanced course in User Experience Design takes place over two years – a Master-equivalent level – and is open to students who have already completed a graphic design, technical or computer science course to a bachelor-level or equivalent (university or business school).... [-]


Master in Human Computer Interaction and Design (HCID)

EIT Digital Master School
Campus Full time 2 years September 2019 France Paris

The programme in Human Computer Interaction and Design focuses on study, design, development and evaluation of novel user interfaces and interactive systems taking into account human aspects, at the cognitive and sensory-motor levels, technological aspects, as well as business aspects. [+]

Why study the EIT Digital Human Computer Interaction and Design programme?

The EIT Digital HCID programme offers:

Frontline technical content within the field Studies at two of Europe's foremost technical universities leading to a double degree. A good integration with tailored Business courses in Innovation and Entrepreneurship A thesis work well grounded in industrial problems Access to the competence of eight EIT Digital innovation action lines at least through a summer school between the two years. Access to the co-location centres and innovation ecosystems of the nine EIT Digital nodes. What is the programme all about?

The programme in Human Computer Interaction and Design focuses on study, design, development and evaluation of novel user interfaces and interactive systems taking into account human aspects, at the cognitive and sensory-motor levels, technological aspects, as well as business aspects.... [-]


MASTER OF SC. “KNOWLEDGE INTEGRATION IN MANUFACTURING PRODUCTION” (KIMP)

Ecole Nationale d'Ingénieurs de Metz - ENIM
Campus Full time 2 semesters September 2019 France Metz

Research, development and innovation of products, machines and manufacturing systems are essential to meet the industrial excellence and competitiveness. This often involves the mechanical sciences, materials science, systems management science and systems modelling and knowledge on systems dynamics. Facing these challenges requires data, information and knowledge to investigate and master the complexity of modern industrial systems. [+]

Course major in “Design, Industrialization, Innovation”

1 THE ENIM INSTITUTION (ECOLE NATIONALE D’INGENIEURS DE METZ) 2 MASTER OF THE CONTEXT

Research, development and innovation of products, machines and manufacturing systems are essential to meet the industrial excellence and competitiveness. This often involves the mechanical sciences, materials science, systems management science and systems modelling and knowledge on systems dynamics. Facing these challenges requires data, information and knowledge to investigate and master the complexity of modern industrial systems.

The training is organized over two semesters:

a) the first semester (October to February) is devoted to theoretical scientific bases and tools,... [-]


MDes Social Design

L’École De Design Nantes Atlantique
Campus Full time Part time 2 years August 2019 France Nantes + 1 more

This program aims to explore the social issues through a participatory and co-constructed design approach. Its purpose, through Social innovation actions, is to improve quality of life, well-being, and health, focusing on the most vulnerable populations. Besides field research work, the educational program develops participatory methodologies adapted to the studied systems and co-constructing solutions rooted in reality. [+]

A postgraduate program in two years, taught in English, specialized in Social Design, a single master’s degree in design A program specially tailored for students from all over the world who want to integrate our MDes

This program aims to explore the social issues through a participatory and co-constructed design approach. Its purpose, through Social innovation actions, is to improve quality of life, well-being, and health, focusing on the most vulnerable populations. Besides field research work, the educational program develops participatory methodologies adapted to the studied systems and co-constructing solutions rooted in reality.

Main themes Economic patterns: companies’ long-term success and sustainability, design as a strategic tool in the business; Global design: keeping in mind the social and environmental responsibility of design; The concept of « second project »: the devices are conceived to leave a margin of negotiation and harmonization between users and their ecosystem. Curriculum ... [-]

MDes Media Design / Information Design

L’École De Design Nantes Atlantique
Campus Full time Part time 2 years August 2019 France Nantes + 1 more

The Information Design program explores the emerging challenges presented by the exponential production of data, from graphic representation to the conceptualization of innovative services based on data, information, and knowledge. It uses principles resulting from studies carried out in visual identity, and more particularly in graphic semiotics, signage and cartographic representations of information. [+]

A postgraduate program in two years specialized in Information Design, a single master’s degree in design

A program specially tailored for students from all over the world who want to integrate our MDes

The Information Design program explores the emerging challenges presented by the exponential production of data, from graphic representation to the conceptualization of innovative services based on data, information, and knowledge. It uses principles resulting from studies carried out in visual identity, and more particularly in graphic semiotics, signage and cartographic representations of information.

Main themes Representation of the information Knowledge engineering Data-journalism Creation of innovative services Curriculum ... [-]

MDes New Eating Habits / Food Design & Brand

L’École De Design Nantes Atlantique
Campus Full time Part time 2 years August 2019 France Nantes + 1 more

Within the MDes Food Design & Brand, the focus is made on the evolution of eating habits and brand identity through the creation of all signs and uses of consumer goods. Specific knowledge in food anthropology, marketing, technology, methodology, etc are learned and tested through projects with industrial partners [+]

A postgraduate program in two years specialized in Food Design & Brand, leading to a master’s degree in design

A program specially tailored for students from all over the world who want to integrate our MDes

Within the MDes Food Design & Brand, the focus is made on the evolution of eating habits and brand identity through the creation of all signs and uses of consumer goods. Specific knowledge in food anthropology, marketing, technology, methodology, etc are learned and tested through projects with industrial partners.

Main themes Food and new technologies Healthy food Food culture, local products, tourism Curriculum

The MDes programs, established over two years, are organized in four semesters validated by 30 ECTS each. A consequent and increasing personal working time is expected for each module.... [-]


Master of interior designer architect

Autograf
Campus Full time 2 years October 2019 France Paris

Architect Interior Designer, demonstrates creativity and boldness. He directed, renovates, restores life to a place, offers new solutions, clever, aesthetic. Combining sensitivity and technique, the space designer offer, from a precise specifications, solutions adapted to the lifestyle of a group of individuals or operation of a business in accordance with the material constraints, budget and environmental-specific space. [+]

Architect Interior Designer, demonstrates creativity and boldness. He directed, renovates, restores life to a place, offers new solutions, clever, aesthetic. Combining sensitivity and technique, the space designer offer, from a precise specifications, solutions adapted to the lifestyle of a group of individuals or operation of a business in accordance with the material constraints, budget and environmental-specific space.

This vocational training is high based on creativity, professionalism, and also the acquisition of knowledge and cultural skills, sociological, semiotic, philosophical, visual (drawing, colors, volumes), graphs, infographics, conceptual, creative technical, legislative, descriptive.... [-]


Master of artistic director in graphic design, digital design option

Autograf
Campus Full time 2 years October 2019 France Paris

Digital Designer is a graphic designer working in digital and interactive design supports: intranet and internet, DVD, mobile applications, creation of animated images, 2D or 3D ... [+]

Digital Designer is a graphic designer working in digital and interactive design supports: intranet and internet, DVD, mobile applications, creation of animated images, 2D or 3D ...

This training meets the conceptual and semantic learning, visual, technological and managerial.

During the two years of the Master, besides personal work validating each subject studied, it is proposed to students individually carry out a project year and a specialty store.

Students are also confronted with the project management agency, with the creation of collective second year. Each group created must achieve in year three real projects with real sponsors, customers who requested school or students belonging to the network.... [-]


Advanced Master Embedded Lighting Systems

ESTACA
Campus Full time 400 years September 2019 France Paris

The vehicle lighting sector is currently undergoing a major change with the development of new technologies like LED lights, as well as new and complex lighting systems functionalities. This changing landscape provides an opportunity to explore new avenues for innovation based on lasers, smart lighting solutions, and new lighting functionalities. Therefore, three major Engineering Schools in Transportation Engineering (ESTACA), Optical Sciences (Institut d’Optique Graduate School) and Design (STRATE – Ecole de design) join their experience in engineer training to develop a high-level international Advanced program designed for training cross-skilled engineers for the field of vehicle embedded lighting systems. The training structures are strongly connected to research and actively supported by industrial players. [+]

THE HIGH-LEVEL INTERNATIONAL TRAINING CURRICULUM IN VEHICLE LIGHTING SYSTEMS

The vehicle lighting sector is currently undergoing major changes with new technologies such as LED lights, as well as new and complex lighting systems functionalities. This changing landscape provides an opportunity to explore new avenues for innovations based on lasers, smart lighting solutions, and new lighting functionalities. Therefore, three major Engineering Schools in Transportation Engineering (ESTACA), Optical Sciences (Institut d’Optique Graduate School) and Design (STRATE – Ecole de design) join their experience in engineer training to develop a high-level international Advanced program designed for training cross-skilled engineers for the field of vehicle embedded lighting systems. The training structures are strongly connected to research and actively supported by industrial players.... [-]


MBA / MSc. in Marketing & Brand Management M2 October

INSEEC Chambéry campus
Campus Full time 2 semesters October 2019 France Chambéry

The MBA / MSc. Marketing & Brand Management M2 is a three-period course with 357 hours of face-to-face training which is worth 60 ECTS or 26 US credits. All classes are taught in English. [+]

The MSc. / MBA Marketing & Brand Management M2 is a three-period course with 371 hours of face-to-face training which is worth 60 ECTS or 26 US credits.

All classes are taught in English.

This course aims to provide international students with the knowledge and skills required to work efficiently in a global environment focusing on:

Brand Management, Digital Strategy and Leading Business and Company Strategies as well as in-depth knowledge of Management and Marketing. Mobile Marketing Skills to develop practical skills needed for operating in a professional working environment: managing multicultural teams on different sites using effective decision-making abilities.Community Management, Editorial Strategy. CAREER OPPORTUNITIES ... [-]

Digital Directing

ArtFX
Campus Full time 5 years September 2019 France Montpellier

“Become the actor of the visual innovations of tomorrow” [+]

DIGITAL DIRECTOR DIPLOMA IN 5 YEARS (Master’s degree equivalent)

VFX, 3D Animationa and CG Specializations

The first two years are designed to provide a solid foundation for students before embarking on filmmaking. The first year is a preparation artistic class. The courses are divided into short interventions around basic themes and concrete projects to help the students become familiar with the different concepts.

1st Year> Acquisition of Solid Bases in Cinema

Artistic & Cultural Development - Maturity of Work

Goals

Acquire solid artistic and cultural bases Gain work maturity to give yourself every chance to succeed Develop your creativity, your curiosity, and your ingenuity Acquire an artistic and cinematographic culture Master the basics of drawing, photography, sculpture, film analysis and animation Learn about teamwork and organization Acquire the basics of Business English communication ... [-]