Master's Degree in Design Studies in Barcelona in Spain

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Design Studies

A masters is the first level of graduate coursework and can be obtained after you receive a bachelor’s degree. Earning a masters usually requires two years of full-time study, which amounts to 36 to 54 semester credits.

 

Design is a specialty discipline with a vast array of applications. Constructing an object or process is key to meeting clients’ needs. Unique thinking, research, analysis and problem solving combine to fabricate products in corporate, education, government, and not-for-profit environments.

 

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.

Being the 2nd largest city in Spain, Barcelona is the capital of Catalonia province. It has over 4 million inhabitants. It is a vibrant city that hosts thousands of tourists annually. It is home to university of Barcelona among others.

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Master in user experience

laSalle Barcelona Postgraduate
Campus Full time September 2019 Spain Barcelona

The field of user experience, accessibility and usability have gained importance in recent years due to the great evolutionary leaps of products. The user-device relationship is constantly evolving and developing companies looking for new styles of interaction that surprise and fidelicen its users. [+]

The field of user experience, accessibility and usability have gained importance in recent years due to the great evolutionary leaps of products. The user-device relationship is constantly evolving and developing companies looking for new styles of interaction that surprise and fidelicen its users.

To achieve a satisfying user experience technical quality of a product is not enough. The factors that motivate and satisfy users often depend on emotional, aesthetic or functional aspects that can be difficult to detect by trial and error.

As he Master in UX (User eXperience) as the Graduate UX whose main objective is to form several profiles most demanded development in job vacancies in the sector: "UX Director", "Team Leader in UX", "Interaction Designer", "UI / UX Designer" "Architect Designer", "UX Consultant" or "User Experience developer". For this reason, the type of training provided is fully professionalized and focused on real projects for clients.... [-]


Masters in design and programming apps

laSalle Barcelona Postgraduate
Campus Full time 1 year September 2019 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. [+]

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? ... [-]

Master design and production of costumes for the performing arts, cinema and TV

Idep Barcelona
Campus Full time 1 year October 2019 Spain Barcelona

In addition to the familiar power of film, the world of television drama series, contemporary and vintage, is growing both at home and abroad, and have become the main argument of the programming of the big chains national and international. [+]

In addition to the familiar power of film, the world of television drama series, contemporary and vintage, is growing both at home and abroad, and have become the main argument of the programming of the big chains national and international. The same applies to the circus, contemporary dance, music or theater, all creators of dream worlds and individual and sophisticated designs scenery and costumes.

Given this reality, the professional required for Costume Design and Production must be highly skilled in the art. A professional management requirements translate into an attractive and appealing to the viewer, who can translate to a garment psychology of a character and the dramatic evolution from a script design, but at the same time produce knowledge from a thorough knowledge of the techniques of more specific and creative pattern and can perform tests that costumes for actors and dancers with a physiognomy and very specific needs.... [-]


Master advanced design and pattern

Idep Barcelona
Campus Full time 1 year October 2019 Spain Barcelona

For the professional designer to know what to create for each type of consumers, or marks, get to know the specific specialties and techniques of pattern appropriate for each type of garment, is not pure creative intuition but the result of uniting the creativity and training technical versatility and a thorough knowledge of the environment. [+]

For the professional designer to know what to create for each type of consumers, or marks, get to know the specific specialties and techniques of pattern appropriate for each type of garment, is not pure creative intuition but the result of uniting the creativity and training technical versatility and a thorough knowledge of the environment.

The deep knowledge of different disciplines and markets within the broad fashion industry, coupled with a high level of sponsorship that allows enhance the design proposals technically developed their pieces to keep any trace of the creative development of collections, is the basis for professional and absolutely essential for proper training in fashion.... [-]


Master advanced photography and digital retouching

Idep Barcelona
Campus Full time 1 year October 2019 Spain Barcelona

The world of photography has changed dramatically with the standardization of digital cameras and image processing software, forcing a further step the photographer. [+]

The world of photography has changed dramatically with the standardization of digital cameras and image processing software, forcing a further step the photographer.

Since you can not conceive of a photographer who does not have good knowledge capture and digital postproduction. On the one hand a professional photographer must possess the theoretical and technical skills to make a good photograph, as well as specific knowledge photographic genre, at least those that have common characteristics to others (such as the portrait, reportage and editorial Photography author). On the other, and for maximum performance and advantages offered by the digital image, the post has now become an indispensable process, beyond the imperative "revealed" digital, becoming necessary knowledge in retouching, photomontage and adequacy and integration of 3D images.... [-]


Master illustration, motion graphics and 3d

Idep Barcelona
Campus Full time 1 year October 2019 Spain Barcelona

The illustration is one of the most bullish disciplines within the graphic, artistic and business world, becoming an essential tool in many professional projects related to graphic design and communication. [+]

The illustration is one of the most bullish disciplines within the graphic, artistic and business world, becoming an essential tool in many professional projects related to graphic design and communication. But if at some level it has developed exponentially it is in the audiovisual design, where the creation of pieces in video format and contents of illustration has become a means in itself, developing its own visual language and a way of conceive images that empathize more directly with the consumer.

For this reason more and more professionals are required to combine both disciplines, illustration and motion graphics, and can also cope with 3D techniques to their projects.

The new generation of professional artists has brought together designers from all creative fields, reinventing concepts and trends to become an indispensable link to the validity of these sectors.... [-]


Masters - graphic design and illustration

Idep Barcelona
Campus Full time 1 year October 2019 Spain Barcelona

Today, graphic design activity is closely linked to the illustration, since this is a resource within contemporary art, with its own visual language, it empathizes more directly with the consumer. [+]

Today, graphic design activity is closely linked to the illustration, since this is a resource within contemporary art, with its own visual language, it empathizes more directly with the consumer.

The process of construction of an editorial object or a brand image must often add creative versatility of illustration, where the link between art and design is becoming more diffuse but rather the more essential to develop innovative communication projects .

Therefore, to create a graphic product, besides knowing its processes and methodological fundamentals of design, typography and image, add new skills illustration with the graphic designer must become capable of creative take charge of projects where classical drawing techniques converge with the latest technologies.... [-]


Masters - advanced interactive design: Web and digital publishing

Idep Barcelona
Campus Full time 1 year October 2019 Spain Barcelona

In the digital age, where almost all content is given to us through a screen, they have generated a multitude of graphics solutions among which websites have been until recently the most popular. [+]

In the digital age, where almost all content is given to us through a screen, they have generated a multitude of graphics solutions among which websites have been until recently the most popular. But not only we consult web pages from your computer, but now we inform, relate and even read through apps and digital publications on tablets and smartphones.

This reality makes them no longer valid traditional print designers, who just moved from print solutions to digital, or computer, that program even though they know they do not know the visual reading resources and communication needed to develop a good product.

Therefore it is necessary that the designers are permeable to new information media, understanding the complexity of the process with a global perspective, facing the technological developments that pose from the real understanding of the possibilities they offer and adapting digital channels the print criteria to a new environment of digital communication, thereby opening more career opportunities and even the possibility of creating your own business or your own startup.... [-]


Masters - art direction and graphic design

Idep Barcelona
Campus Full time 1 year October 2019 Spain Barcelona

The emergence of new communication channels and new consumer behavior with brands has completely reinvented the traditional creative process and, therefore, graphic communication systems. [+]

The emergence of new communication channels and new consumer behavior with brands has completely reinvented the traditional creative process and, therefore, graphic communication systems. The creation of the visual identity of a company and its products or the design of an editorial publication are common challenges facing a graphic designer, but today it is necessary to integrate everything into a global communication strategy in a new scenario who they have gone down the barriers between design and advertising, including online and offline, giving way to the concept of integrated communication or 360.

A graphic designer who want to develop as professional needs to learn to think strategically and globally, to develop their creative potential and develop their own skills. A new professional who join the essence of design art direction, becoming a key element in finding the right graphic language that brands are presented to the public.... [-]


Masters - graphic and interactive design: identity, editorial and web

Idep Barcelona
Campus Full time 1 year October 2019 Spain Barcelona

The advance of new technologies has led to major changes in all areas of graphic design and communication. No longer serves offline just be a graphic designer, but must also give the highest level in the digital and online environment to provide complete solutions to customers. [+]

The advance of new technologies has led to major changes in all areas of graphic design and communication. No longer serves offline just be a graphic designer, but must also give the highest level in the digital and online environment to provide complete solutions to customers.

Therefore, knowledge of the process of building brand image or product and creating an editorial support, add new skills with the graphic designer is to become a creative capable of generating communication pieces in a web environment that are differential and attractive, while keeping the environment and audiences.

For this, a graphic designer who wants to be competitive on a professional level must also deepen the methodological processes and graphic resources for the development of print projects tailored to each client briefing, understanding the needs, technology and the real possibilities of digital graphics area to offer creative contributions made a site a unique and innovative piece.... [-]


Master in Smart Cities

Bau Design College of Barcelona
Campus Full time 1 year October 2019 Spain Barcelona

When the smart city concept first emerged during the last decade, it constituted the contribution of information and communication technology (ICT) to the development of cities for learning, adaptation and innovation. [+]

Master in Smart Cities. Designing with Citizens

When the smart city concept first emerged during the last decade, it constituted the contribution of information and communication technology (ICT) to the development of cities for learning, adaptation and innovation. However, since then the concept has shifted towards a more neoliberal stance promoted by multinational companies, who view ICT as a means of enhancing the competitiveness of cities through the development of the digital economy.

The Master’s degree in Smart Cities. Designing with Citizens, coordinated by the Design for All Foundation and Bau Design College of Barcelona takes the approach that competitiveness, economic development and improved efficiency in cities should not be an end in itself. Rather, it should be the natural consequence of the active involvement of citizens in the evolution of urban societies towards greater sustainability, as the harmonious development of a city may only be achieved through the will and empowerment of healthier, more creative and socially engaged citizens.... [-]


Master's in Design of Commercial Spaces and Visual Merchandising

Bau Design College of Barcelona
Campus Full time 1 year October 2019 Spain Barcelona

Commercial spaces are currently the scene of a social activity on which a considerable part of the economy rests: the consumer society. The products we consume travel a long way before they reach our hands. [+]

Master's in Design of Commercial Spaces and Visual Merchandising

The Master's in the Design of Commercial Spaces and Visual Merchandising (60 ECTS) is obtained by completing two postgraduate degrees, for 30 ECTS each. These postgraduate degrees may be completed in the same academic year, or in different years. All postgraduate courses that are part of a master's degree can be taken independently.

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Commercial spaces are currently the scene of a social activity on which a considerable part of the economy rests: the consumer society. The products we consume travel a long way before they reach our hands. Manufacturers, distributors, businessmen, marketing procedures, etc., are involved in this process. However, the space in which consumer products are brought together is also an important area for a corporate image, and the responsibility for this falls on the interior designer who designs this setting.... [-]


Master's in Interior Space Design

Bau Design College of Barcelona
Campus Full time 1 year October 2019 Spain Barcelona

Interior Design is a discipline that embodies different subjects and professional strands, as a result of the evolution and specialization of other related activities: design, scenography, architecture, and styling, among others. [+]

Master's in Interior Space Design

Interior Design is a discipline that embodies different subjects and professional strands, as a result of the evolution and specialization of other related activities: design, scenography, architecture, and styling, among others.

It is also often referred to as a discipline similar to general design and its specific fields: product, industrial, graphic.

This Master’s degree course brings together all these criteria and offers training and an academic vision to those designers coming from a specific field who seek to acquire a deeper understanding of the specific area of Interior Design, in all its professional formats: homes, workplaces, ephemeral or commercial.... [-]


Master in Cognitive Systems & Interactive Media

Universitat Pompeu Fabra Barcelona
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2019 Spain Barcelona + 1 more

The mission of the Master in Cognitive Systems and Interactive Media (CSIM) is to train the researchers and professionals who will investigate, develop and design the interactive cognitive systems and media of tomorrow. The results may be physical devices, such as robots, or logical ones, such as sophisticated software that provides new experiences and/or virtual environments. The CSIM program draws on three main fields of knowledge. [+]

Master in Cognitive Systems & Interactive Media

The mission of the Master in Cognitive Systems and Interactive Media (CSIM) is to train the researchers and professionals who will investigate, develop and design the interactive cognitive systems and media of tomorrow. The results may be physical devices, such as robots, or logical ones, such as sophisticated software that provides new experiences and/or virtual environments.

The CSIM program draws on three main fields of knowledge: interactive technology, cognitive sciences, and interactive media. To achieve its objective, the program takes an interdisciplinary approach that is critical to providing students with an in-depth knowledge of the design, construction, development, deployment, and analysis of interactive cognitive systems and media, along with the necessary skills to successfully carry out all of these stages. The CSIM program's goal is to produce integrators of such interactive cognitive devices and programs.... [-]


Master in Intelligent Interactive Systems

Universitat Pompeu Fabra Barcelona
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2019 Spain Barcelona + 1 more

Future emerging technologies will provide both interactivity and intelligence. The master's programme in Intelligent Interactive Systems (IIS) addresses both trends, focusing on the design, analysis and development of agents and robots able to interact intelligently with humans and other agents, that is, agents that can perceive, plan, act, learn and communicate. The programme's lecturers are world-renowned scientists in the fields of... [+]

Master in Intelligent Interactive Systems

Future emerging technologies will provide both interactivity and intelligence. The master's programme in Intelligent Interactive Systems (IIS) addresses both trends, focusing on the design, analysis and development of agents and robots able to interact intelligently with humans and other agents, that is, agents that can perceive, plan, act, learn and communicate.

The programme's lecturers are world-renowned scientists in the fields of artificial intelligence, robotics, machine learning, natural language interaction and web intelligence. Students will learn about the languages, models and algorithms involved in intelligent interactive systems and will be exposed to top-level research in the field.... [-]