Master Degree in Design Studies in Spain

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Design Studies

The benefits of a Masters extend beyond improving your earning potential. They can provide you with personal and professional skills to accelerate your development. They are also an opportunity to differentiate yourself from your peers, many of whom will have similar A-level and undergraduate qualifications.

The design field is incredibly broad in its scope, offering a wide variety of career opportunities. Professionals working in this discipline employ creative and problem solving skills to answer consumer, business and institutional needs in both the public and private sectors.

Spain, officially the Kingdom of Spain, is a sovereign state and a member state of the European Union. It is located on the Iberian Peninsula in southwestern Europe. Spanish universities regulate access to their own degrees and they fix the academic fees. They can also offer unofficial postgraduate degrees. The capital city Madrid has possibly the largest number of bars per capita of any European city and a very active nightlife.

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Master Interaction Design

Harbour.Space
Campus Full time 1 year Open Enrollment Spain Barcelona

The Harbour Space Interaction Design Programme provides a unique environment for students to become expert practitioners, and to engage with students from their own and other disciplines. [+]

Best Masters in Design Studies in Spain 2017/2018. This program is taught in ENGLISH. Interaction Design programme provides a unique environment for students to engage with expert practitioners, and with students from their own and other disciplines. It blends technical know-how, interdisciplinary research and a creative artistic-scientific approach to enable the development of creative interfaces that generate progressive and innovative applications for media design, media research, media art, and communication. The programme also aims to inspire debate about the human consequences of different technological futures and explore the strategic role of interaction design in shaping everyday life while highlighting the increased relevancy of design to business and society. PROGRAM STRUCTURE This Master of Interaction Design degree contains an extensive number of real interaction design cases moving through which the students will gain a solid understanding of the creative and decision making process in the design department of a real company or a design agency. All courses are electives, yet we strongly recommend students to take courses marked as core. In total 1 year Master's consist of 15 modules including 1 module of workshops & seminars, 1 client and 1 capstone projects. Our professors are not academic teachers – they are accomplished design professionals that have launched thousands of successful products and services and made many winning strategic decisions. Modules Intro to Interaction Design Entrepreneurial Design Introduction to User Experience Design Cybernetics Sketching Design Ideas & Creating Concepts Smart Objects Content Strategy Innovation in Service Design Research Methods Future Wearables Designing... [-]

Master's Degree In Motion Graphics Design

Seeway - Barcelona
Campus Part time 9 months October 2017 Spain Barcelona

The proliferation of new technologies has increased the presence of screens full of powerful elements needed and attractive content. At this point it makes sense the Master in Motion Graphics Design of Seeway program orbiting the specific importance of movement in the transmission of information and offers a practical approach to bring together the latest technologies moving image, its design, typography and audiovisual creation. [+]

The proliferation of new technologies has increased the presence of screens full of powerful elements needed and attractive content. At this point it makes sense the Master in Motion Graphics Design of Seeway program orbiting the specific importance of movement in the transmission of information and offers a practical approach to bring together the latest technologies moving image, design, typography and audiovisual creation. Technical training necessary for creating motion graphics, which delves into the solid knowledge of composition and editing tools plus digital graphics solutions dotarte of high quality and creativity using innovative techniques. Summary Qualification: Master Degree from the University of San Jorge Credits: 40 ECTS Hours: Tuesdays and Thursdays from 18:30 to 21: 30h Mode: Barcelona Language: Castilian Semester: October to June. observations: classroom training. 100% practical guidance. Small groups. GOALS The Master in Motion Graphics Design will equip you with the ability to generate creative graphic solutions from the use of the most innovative techniques, shaping you as a professional in the design on the screen and allowing you to graphical quality solutions in various fields of application: advertising, branding, television, visual, video, internet, etc. The Master allows you to apply in your projects bases and rhythms of cinematic language and understand the culture and dynamics governing the design of motion graphics. Deepening the knowledge and use of the main tools and techniques Motion Graphics Design for performing visual projects. Conceive and design creative solutions and innovative audiovisual communication. Apply guidelines of professional work, to respond to... [-]

Master in Human Computer Interaction and Design (HCID)

EIT Digital Master School
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Spain Madrid

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. [+]

Best Masters in Design Studies in Spain 2017/2018. Why study the EIT Digital Human Computer Interaction and Design programme? The EIT Digital HCID programme offers: Front line 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 centers 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. The HCID programme is an interdisciplinary programme that offers courses on design and evaluation of interactive systems with a strong emphasis on user-centered design techniques: understanding the human capacities and consequences of using information technology as a tool for solving work related tasks, and developing and evaluating the systems by putting the user at the center of the design process. In addition, the program will create a business thinking in terms of user profiles, user segments, house style, branding, and market development and product introductions. What are the career opportunities for graduates from the programme? Graduates from the HCID master’s programme will qualify for jobs... [-]

Master in Lighting Design

IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Madrid
Campus or Online Full time Part time 9 months October 2017 Spain Madrid + 1 more

The Master of Lighting Design offers training on the manipulation of light in space, adding something beyond the mere response to a purely functional or aesthetic demand. [+]

THIS PROGRAM IS TAUGHT IN SPANISH The Master of Lighting Design offers training on the manipulation of light in space, adding something beyond the mere response to a purely functional or aesthetic demand. With the Master of Lighting Design, students will work on the ways of combining the technical aspects of light sources and their accessories in order to obtain artistic, visual and emotional results, generating spaces by means of the manipulation of light. AIMED AT: Postgraduates or graduates in the field of Art and Design, Architects and Interior Designers. Professional experience will be valued. OBJECTIVE: The Master of Lighting Design trains designers who see light as an element that creates spaces. Lighting is one of the most important factors to create an atmosphere; it has direct connotations on the place, dimensions, subjective burden, quality... PROFESSIONAL OPPORTUNITIES: studying this master you can be a specialist in lighting design, can work in events companies, ephemeral architectures and museographical facilities, service companies and specialized shops, engineering studios and movie, theatre and Light-art companies. [-]

Masters In Design And Programming Apps

laSalle Barcelona Postgraduate
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 Spain Barcelona

The Master in Design and Programming Apps born to respond to the challenges and professional needs in the field of mobile communications, and does so from a triple aspect. [+]

Best Masters in Design Studies in Spain 2017/2018. The Masters in Design and Programming Apps born to respond to the challenges and professional needs in the field of mobile communications, and does from three aspects: Development of front-end web platform 3x3 plus a user-centered design. Configuration management and back-end infrastructure to support the needs of the App. Business knowledge and agile project management that includes des of the distribution of Apps, through the promotion and marketing strategies, as well as analysis and optimization of results. You will receive comprehensive training polyvalent creating profiles front and back ends much appreciated by current development companies Apps. You will be able to develop solutions for the most advanced and demanded today (Android, iOS, Windows Phone and Web platform) mobile platforms. You will be prepared to work in one of the sectors with the most job opportunities and future projection of time and labor occupy much desired and difficult to fill in the current development companies Apps. What do you prepare? Train professionals with a complete and integrated view of the whole process that includes the development of mobile apps (both "front-end" and "back-end"). Train current and future software engineers with an overview of the market, able to develop solutions for the most advanced and sought after today mobile platforms (Android, iOS, Windows Phone and Web platform). Acquire business skills and management skills needed to work in multidisciplinary teams using agile methodologies, reaching knowledge needed to distribute and deploy apps, as well as promote... [-]

Master in Design for 3D Printing and Digital Fabrication

IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Barcelona
Online & Campus Combined Full time April 2018 Spain Barcelona

The Master's Course in Design for Digital Fabrication provides the necessary perspective and tools to implement new production possibilities in different professional fields. [+]

THIS PROGRAM IS TAUGHT IN SPANISH Digital fabrication opens up the gates towards the world of production so that almost anyone can design and build spaces, objects and devices. Designers and professionals whose work defines the objects that surround us can harness the advantages of digital fabrication in order to create new business opportunities and apply the benefits of new technologies to develop new solutions. The Master's Course in Design for Digital Fabrication provides the necessary perspective and tools to implement new production possibilities in different professional fields. It is a test-bed that provides students with certain abilities and competences that build on their professional background, giving them the skills to design, develop and implement creative projects by using techniques such as 3D-printing and numerical control cutters. Objective To equip students with digital fabrication methodologies and tools in order to become key players in implementing this knowledge in different design areas, adding value to the corporate environment and to their careers. Students are also encouraged to develop critical judgement in order to decide how and when to implement different tools in an innovative way, and to understand the possibilities of applying digital fabrication in product design, interior decoration, fashion and visual communication, by identifying the best way to bring their ideas to fruition and by appraising their impact on business benefits. They will also learn how to use digital fabrication tools by combining creativity, management and entrepreneurial spirit within actual businesses, where the aim is for them to become key... [-]

Master Degree in Interface and User Experience Design (UI / UX Design)

ESDi - Design School
Campus or Online Full time 1 year Open Enrollment Spain Barcelona

The Master Degree in Interface and User Experience Design (Master UI / UX) is projected as a result of the need to train qualified professional staff in the field of information systems design for the different interactive devices on the ITC market. There is currently a great demand for professionals who can design more useful, more effective and simpler products that make rich experiences in users. [+]

Best Masters in Design Studies in Spain 2017/2018. The Master Degree in Interface and User Experience Design [-]

Máster Especializado En Integración 3d Y Vfx Para Cine Y Publicidad. Mcp

CICE La Escuela Profesional de Nuevas Tecnologías
Campus Full time October 2017 Spain Madrid

El objetivo del Máster Profesional Especializado en Integración 3D y VFX para Cine y Publicidad. MCP, es formar tanto a operadores como artistas dentro de la disciplina de la implementación [+]

El objetivo del Máster Profesional Especializado en Integración 3D y VFX para Cine y Publicidad. MCP, es formar tanto a operadores como artistas dentro de la disciplina de la implementación de elementos digitales en entornos reales. La era digital ha permitido grandes avances dentro del CGI. Ahora es posible hacer grabaciones o tomar imágenes fijas de un entorno real y extender esos entornos con fondos y personajes digitales en una integración de alto nivel profesional: tenemos la posibilidad por ejemplo de recrear en un exterior montañoso, un maravilloso castillo con sus elementos, o incluir coches en un entorno completamente vacío y darle vida como si realmente existieran en él. En el Máster Profesional Especializado en Integración 3D y VFX para Cine y Publicidad. MCP se aprende a realizar las tomas reales, eligiendo las mejores condiciones de luz, situación, entorno, así como la construcción y manejo de cámara digitales. Igualmente se enseñan las técnicas de rodaje sobre Chroma Key, así como la eliminación del fondo de Chroma para la inserción de un entorno virtual. Por ello, el Máster Profesional Especializado en Integración 3D y VFX para Cine y Publicidad. MCP te abre la puerta a un mundo de imaginación al alcance de tu mano, ya que hasta ahora era imposible poder acceder a estos recursos por el coste, tanto de equipos de grabación, como de los elementos que lo acompañan. CICE, Centro de Formación Oficial de Autodesk y Autorizado por The Foundry, ha diseñado el Máster Profesional Especializado en Integración 3D... [-]

Official Master In Creating And Developing Digital Projects

FDModa - LCI Barcelona
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 Spain Barcelona

The main objective of the Master in creation and development of digital projects is to offer advanced training and specialized nature that will prepare students competitively to provide innovative solutions and new value propositions to a market that, from a technological point of view It is exponentially active and is booming. [+]

Best Masters in Design Studies in Spain 2017/2018. Master in Digital Creation and Development Projects The main objective of the Master in creation and development of digital projects is to offer advanced training and specialized nature that will prepare students competitively to provide innovative solutions and new value propositions to a market that, from a technological point of view It is exponentially active and is booming. The digital designer is now at the center of different families and professional sectors such as Audiovisual Communication, the Graphic creation Graphic Arts Advertising Public Relations and interactions design sectors, and showing increasing synergies often encompassed within the industry calls experiences and increasingly geared towards digital media as well point the various sectoral studies and local and state reports. Unlike most training offers in the field of digital design, the differentiating factor of this Masters in Digital Creation and Development Project is to form what is known as Front End Designer (Front End or Frontend Designer) in the professional world . The Front End consists of everything that has to do with what you see and interact in a digital project, it is the professional who is able to devise, plan and also carry out all the development necessary before final production so that ensures the feasibility, efficacy and optimizing designed projects. Also, students may choose to specialize in two areas, a more experimental and more oriented to the world of creation, entertainment and culture, to experience the smart citizen and smart cities, and... [-]

Master In Design And Character Animation

FX ANIMATION Barcelona 3D & Film School
Campus Full time 16 months Open Enrollment Spain Barcelona

The goal is to train students as character animators. They dominate not only the principles and techniques of animation but develop their talent for their creations expression necessary to convey emotions. [+]

Next call: October 3 October 2016 - REGISTRATION OPEN Duration: 13 months + 3 months of final project. Places: 10 Headquarters: Barcelona Description and purpose The goal is to train students as character animators. They dominate not only the principles and techniques of animation but develop their talent for their creations expression necessary to convey emotions. In this Master, you are working to deepen the (Maya) software and professional animation techniques. It is aimed at anyone who wants to specialize in animation. Requirements  Computer knowledge at user level, medium / advanced. Be 21 years or have made a career in FX ANIMATION. -The Master start from scratch No prior training is required specified It is oriented and will have priority enrollment: - Professionals with demonstrable work experience who want to switch careers or recycled. - All people who come from previous training in technical or artistic areas of higher vocational training, university degrees, postgraduate, masters, unregulated private training equivalent including: - Film and Media - Degree of interactive digital content - Drawing - Degree Multimedia. - Audiovisual - training cycle of higher level 3D games and interactive environments. - Fine Arts - 2D / 3D Animation - Computers - Programming - Engineering - Graphic Design - U other areas of the sector Career prospects Professional technical in character animation for film, advertising and video games. Professional technical in character design for animated films and video games. This training is recognized by leading industry professionals internationally as Edu Martin (Pixar) among... [-]

Masters In Design And Art Direction

Escuela Superior de Diseño de Barcelona
Online Full time 12 months November 2017 Spain Barcelona

With this program you will learn to visualize creative and convincing ideas, as well as understand who you are addressing, the medium in which you communicate the message, and the emotional load that this message must guarantee. [+]

Best Masters in Design Studies in Spain 2017/2018. With this program you will learn to visualize creative and convincing ideas, as well as understand who you are addressing, the medium in which you communicate the message, and the emotional load that this message must guarantee. The Art Direction, as an essential part of any commercial communication action, is in constant transformation. The evolution of the media, technology and social networks make it increasingly complex to determine the limits of this discipline. This new environment can confuse the priorities when it comes to becoming a good Director of Art. It is not so much about being the latest in trends or technology, but rather the opposite. From this Master we want to claim why it is so important to know how to tell an idea at a visual level. Why it is basic to understand that behind any communication action there is an intention to influence, excite or convince someone concrete. Why an Art Director can become overshadowed by the superfluous and completely ignore the ultimate purpose of all his work. Art Directors are visualizers of ideas. But for these ideas to be not only creative but convincing, we must understand who we are speaking to, the medium in which we communicate the message and the emotional load that we must guarantee in our messages. The work of the Art Director must respond to this vision. An online Master like the one you are analyzing is the perfect environment to develop... [-]

Master's Degree In Graphic Design And Interface For New Devices

Universidad Pontificia De Salamanca
Online & Campus Combined Full time 1 year October 2017 Spain Salamanca

The primary objective of this official Master is to train professionals specialized in graphic design new digital media that are able to respond to communication demands required by metamorphic socio-cultural environment in which we live. [+]

Program Description The primary objective of this official Master is to train professionals specialized in graphic design new digital media that are able to respond to communication demands required by metamorphic socio-cultural environment in which we live. As Icograda points out, (Ico-D) graphic design is an intellectual, technical and creative activity involved not only with the production of images, but with the analysis, organization and methods of presentation of visual solutions to problems Communication. Being an intensive master (class late Thursday and Friday all day), students can make practices between October and September if they wish. The practices are not part of the curriculum. That is, it is not a subject, but the possibility of a labor dive and a learning experience. The type of companies we work with are in the fields of Communication and Design or Software Development. GOALS Encourage reflective, analytical and critical capacity. Distinguish, meet and integrate the different phases of the processes of ideation, planning and development of a communication project. Encourage creativity and innovation. Produce messages and visual solutions for new communication devices. Professional profiles Professional profiles that are directed the Master are basically two: Creative Director oriented design and use of new technologies. graphic and interface for devices with screens designer. Although, depending on the orientation that each student can be better targeted to one of these forms: Designer mobile and tablet publications. Designer for mobile application projects and tablets Designer multimedia projects for digital signage Designer for digital signage projects Designer multi-platform... [-]

University Master User Experience For Designing Digital Products And Services *

ESNE - Escuela Universitaria de Diseño, Inovación y Tecnología
Campus Part time 10 months October 2017 Spain Madrid

The Master in User Experience and Product Design Digital Services wants to be qualified in one of the most sought disciplines within the industry of digital content and usability professionals. ESNE and Telefónica I + D, a pioneer in the creation of teams of user experience (UX) have jointly developed the structure and program of the Master, with which it seeks to respond to the growing demand for trained professionals specific in UX. [+]

Best Masters in Design Studies in Spain 2017/2018. * Pending verification The Master in User Experience and Product Design Digital Services wants to be qualified in one of the most sought disciplines within the industry of digital content and usability professionals. ESNE and Telefonica R & D, A pioneer in the creation of teams of user experience (UX) have jointly developed the structure and program of the Master, with which it seeks to respond to the growing demand for professionals with specific training in UX. This Master is aimed primarily at designers and researchers users, as well as engineers, computer or marketers. With an innovative and practical methodology that encourages active participation, multidisciplinary teams have been created by mixing different profiles, in order to develop a common project that can deepen user experience from different professional perspectives. In this sense, it has two workspaces designed for the practice of co-working where students can work on the development of projects and cutting-edge technology areas. Specifically, the User Experience Lab Telefonica and CEEIC- Entrepreneurship and Employment Center for Creative Industries ESNE. Competencies Apply design techniques based on user experience, product design and digital services. Ability to improve usability, accessibility and, in general, the experience of users in the products or services you contribute to develop. Adapt all design skills to the digital environment making the experience of users of the products or services you develop provide a better user experience. Demonstrate an advanced understanding of the principles and design methodologies based on... [-]

Master's in Graphic Design

Bau Design College of Barcelona
Campus Full time 1 year October 2017 Spain Barcelona

Due to the increase in channels of communication and information exchange, the demand for graphic designers has increased exponentially. Graphic Design is a discipline whose aim is to create and convey messages through images. [+]

Master's in Graphic Design Due to the increase in channels of communication and information exchange, the demand for graphic designers has increased exponentially. Graphic Design is a discipline whose aim is to create and convey messages through images. For this reason it shares some fundamental elements with many other artistic and communications disciplines. Nonetheless, it requires specific training which encompasses the use of specialized graphic design tools and the transformation of a message into a concept and a graphic composition which responds to a request. This master's offers training on the essentials to be a graphic designer. With a multidisciplinary rather than specialized focus, it provides an overview of the different areas of design: corporate image, advertising, editorial design, packaging and web design. In conjunction with these areas are the tools and resources used by designers: typography, photography, illustration, and the history of art and infographics. GENERAL AIMS OF THE TRAINING To provide a solid base in idea conceptualization and project development of different subjects as well as training in the necessary tools to carry out these projects. With a practical focus based on technical principles and case analysis, the final objective of this master's is to offer all the tools and knowledge necessary to manage a graphic design project. SYLLABUS This course is organised around 3 modules that complement each other and are taught simultaneously throughout one academic year. The course is completed upon handing in the Final Project. Each module consists of several subjects. MODULE I – WORKSHOPS... [-]

Master’s Degree in Visual Effects Creation for Cinema, Television and Publicity (VFX)

U-Tad Centro Universitario de Tecnología y Arte Digital
Campus Full time 600 hours September 2018 Spain Madrid

The U-tad's Master's Degree in Visual Effects Creation for Cinema, Television and Publicity (VFX) unifies the theoretical and practical knowledge needed for students to specialize in creating and integrating next-generation visual effects into audiovisual projects for the film, television and publicity industry in one program... [+]

Best Masters in Design Studies in Spain 2017/2018. Master’s Degree in Visual Effects Creation for Cinema, Television and Publicity (VFX) The U-tad's Master's Degree in Visual Effects Creation for Cinema, Television and Publicity (VFX) unifies the theoretical and practical knowledge needed for students to specialize in creating and integrating next-generation visual effects into audiovisual projects for the film, television and publicity industry in one program. During this Master’s Degree, students will learn the theoretical pillars that rule audiovisual language and use the latest technology in real-world projects. They will also broach the human and material resource management skills associated to estimates. The Master’s Degree concludes with a Final Project, that will be to create a professional quality short film as part of the student’s demo reel, a key element for finding a job on graduation. Ilion Animation Talent Scholarships Students on the program will carry out 150 hours practical work at Ilion Animation Studios, working directly on a new international Hollywood production that will premiere in 2016. Plus, they’ll be able to compete for 8 scholarships of between 50% and 40% for the Master’s Degree. Course Content Cinematography Aimed at cementing the foundations that make image creation possible and the techniques that are currently on the market for use in digital processes. Broadening the theoretical base that Audiovisual Narrative is supported by and the knowledge and exploitation of the new means that are on the market to preview and plan them. Technology This module will allow students to have a... [-]