Distance learning Master's Degree in Design

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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.

 

Skilled design professionals are needed in many organizations to tool custom solutions for common problems. Because the design field encompasses a broad variety of environments and applications, specialists are needed in small business, large corporations, education, non-profits, and government.

 

While distance learning courses have due dates that must be met, there is a fabulous deal of compliance as to when you can carry out assignments when studying at a distance. With the online option, You could exit the discussion group as required to return to work and then join after work if needed. Distance learning courses can be taken in whatever place you have Internet access. You can even complete classes from the Internet lounge in any hotel around the world if you need a vacation.

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International Master In Event Management (measures)

ESODE Business School
Campus or Online Full time Part time 7 - 10 months March 2017 Spain Madrid Spain Online + 2 more

Thanks to Master in International Events (MEAS) you can be part of an exciting sector such as events. With this program you will acquire the necessary skills to manage an event from start to finish, as well as direct as a true leader. [+]

Best Distance learning Masters in Design 2017. Program Presentation This master will provide the tools to learn to manage the management, monitoring and control of an event. Thanks to Master in International Events (MEAS), You'll be part of an exciting sector such as events. With this program you will acquire the necessary skills to manage an event from start to finish, as well as direct as a true leader. GOALS The training program International Master in Event MEASUREDPursues the following objectives: Provide knowledge, skills and specific techniques to train professionals who can manage, organize and manage all kinds of events, and thus become a real event organizer. Develop the skills and professional skills to lead and direct the management and organization of events. Provide a detailed knowledge of the wide typology of events, as well as the latest trends and practices in the industry to guide and consolidate a career in event management. Addressed to Graduates, graduates and university graduates who wish to specialize in management and event management of any kind. Entrepreneurs, managers or area managers currently developing exclusive or partially his career organizing and coordinating meetings, conferences, and any kind of events, both public and private. Persons interested in obtaining quality training in leadership, management and organization of events that allow them to develop professionally in this field. Agenda modules The program is divided into three thematic blocks. On successful completion of the entire program the student will obtain the title of Master of the school itself. STAGE... [-]

Master in Animation & Visual Effects

Academy of Art University
Campus or Online Full time 2 - 3 years September 2017 USA San Francisco

The MFA in Animation & Visual Effects program focuses on developing skills in any one of the many areas of expertise within the animation and visual effects industry. The program educates students in all aspects of animation and visual effects, from ideation to post production. [+]

The MFA in Animation & Visual Effects program focuses on developing skills in any one of the many areas of expertise within the animation and visual effects industry. The program educates students in all aspects of animation and visual effects, from ideation to post production. Communication, collaboration, and time management skills are emphasized throughout the program to ensure graduates are acclimated to the intense professional culture that awaits them. MFA Animation & Visual Effects Unit Requirements Major 27 units Directed Study 18 units Graduate Liberal Arts 12 units Electives* 6 units TOTAL 63 units *Per director approval MFA Animation & Visual Effects Degree Requirements Successful completion of Final Thesis Project Minimum 2.0 cumulative GPA Minimum grade of C in all required 63 units MFA Program Learning Outcomes Graduate students will meet the following student performance criteria: MFA Thesis Project Present an original thesis concept worthy of the MFA degree Demonstrate the feasibility of the thesis project Produce a professional-standard project, with topical content for the industry, showcasing technical and artistic ability. Technical Skills Demonstrate facility with animation technology and software. Presentation Skills Clearly discuss work and workflow process with a review committee, using industry terminology. Effectively pitch ideas to the review committee Create visually compelling, professional quality presentation materials Preproduction Skills (Project Development) Execute projects that demonstrate attention to: research, analytical thinking, detail, flexibility in problem solving, and revision. Collaboration Collaborate effectively to produce creative projects Professional Readiness Present a comprehensive demo reel / portfolio demonstrating professional-level achievement of specialty... [-]

Masters In Meetings, Incentives, Conventions & Events, Mice

ESODE Business School
Campus or Online Full time Part time Open Enrollment Spain Madrid

The Master in Meetings, Incentives, Conventions & Exhibitions, MICE program will equip you with the necessary to specialize in an area of ​​great demand nowadays tools: business tourism. [+]

Best Distance learning Masters in Design 2017. Early registration discount The program Master in Meetings, Incentives, Conventions & Exhibitions, MICE it will provide the necessary to specialize in an area of ​​great demand nowadays tools: business tourism. This type of tourism is actively developing worldwide, is increasingly common as it is a unique opportunity for business development. Thus the student of this Masters will be qualified to perform from start to finish planning and development of business meetings, conferences, conventions, incentive trips and other similar actions to them (conferences, meetings, conferences, symposia, forums seminars, courses) called for different purposes and sizes. Starting dates: Face: November 2016 Part-time: October 2016 Online: February, June and November 2016 GOALS Provide theoretical and practical training necessary to deal with guarantees of success all activities linked to the MICE industry and business tourism, both from the field of private enterprise, and public societies. DRIVING techniques to efficiently operate and manage each operational phase of the different types of events and solve eventualities with a comprehensive and integrated vision, subject to criteria of effectiveness, efficiency and profitability. Develop the skills necessary for the deep industry knowledge in its diversity and strengthen essential skills in carrying out leadership roles in professional organization of congresses, conventions, incentives, fairs and other events. ADDRESSED TO University graduates interested in the management and organization of events. Professionals linked to the tourist sector (responsible department events in hotels, travel agencies specializing in business tourism and incentives, fairgrounds, bureau conventions, congress, etc.) interested... [-]

Master in Textile and Surfaces Design

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

The Master of Textiles and Surfaces Design trains students on the creative facets of their work, helping them express their ideas on the basis of a set of aesthetic criteria, as well as on the economy of resources, to pick the best ways to carry a project to term. [+]

THIS PROGRAM IS TAUGHT IN SPANISH The Master of Textiles and Surfaces Design offers specific training in the pattern design of prints applicable to a range of fields: textiles and products (wallpaper, ceramic, homeware etc.) and trains professionals to develop designs for specific surfaces, enabling them to make decisions regarding techniques and production processes on the basis of their possibilities and purposes, learning about the industrial, semi-industrial and manual processes used in each of them, with their specific lexicon and technical peculiarities.

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Master in Fashion Accessories Design

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

The Master of Fashion Accessories Design offers all the skills necessary so that students can join to a team of a design of accessories brand or to undertake a personal project. The program helps to stimulate their creative curiosity and abilities to become specialized professionals in the sector of jewellery, handbags and footwear design. [+]

Best Distance learning Masters in Design 2017. THIS PROGRAM IS TAUGHT IN SPANISH The Master of Fashion Accessories Design offers all the skills necessary so that students can join to a team of a design of accessories brand or to undertake a personal project. The program helps to stimulate their creative curiosity and abilities to become specialized professionals in the sector of jewellery, handbags and footwear design. Modules of the master: Jewellery / Handbags /Footwear Professional opportunities: Footwear designer,Handbags designer, Jewellery designer, Responsible of the design department of the accessories company, Designer in a brand department in an accessories area, Consultant or freelance advisor for brands Nowadays the main brands of fashion devote most of their resources to the production of accessories and second lines, a way to position the brand and draw great benefits from sales. The accessories have turned into objects of desire and true iconographic objects with their own name. Every season, stylists and editors look for the must have astrend models. Therefore, the fashion sector has become aware of the need to rely on highly skilled professionals to develop these lines and satisfy the demand of the international market. With the Master of Fashion Accessories Design, students will develop their creative potential through a tour by different stages of one of the most exclusive areas of the fashion world. They will learn to handle the traditional and new creation tools to design a product that can compete in a market with a strong demand. [-]

Master in Set Design and Exhibition Spaces

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

The Master of Scenography Design conveys to students the ability to visually and verbally structure a range of spaces, expanding the meaning of stage design, taking it to interior spaces, exhibition spaces, stands and temporary architecture, TV and, of course, live performances. [+]

THIS PROGRAM IS TAUGHT IN SPANISH The design and resolution of a stage space requires, as well as creative concepts and techniques, a range of multidisciplinary notions that help materialise the space. Stage design, along with lighting, wardrobe design, sound space, movement, etc., configures the visual and sensitive language proposed in a stage proposal, producing a consistent project that arouses the desired reaction in the audience. The Master of Scenography Design conveys to students the ability to visually and verbally structure a range of spaces, expanding the meaning of stage design, taking it to interior spaces, exhibition spaces, stands and temporary architecture, TV and, of course, live performances. Professional opportunities: with this master you can be a theatre stage designer, cinema, advertising and television art director, designer of facilities and events, costume designer and freelance. ... [-]

Master in Interior 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 Interior Design defines and develops the essential concepts of interior design in order to understand the relationship between the user and the space around him or her, a space that has evolved along with new trends and lifestyles. [+]

Best Distance learning Masters in Design 2017. THIS PROGRAM IS TAUGHT IN SPANISH The Master of Interior Design defines and develops the essential concepts of interior design in order to understand the relationship between the user and the space around him or her, a space that has evolved along with new trends and lifestyles. Experimentation through our five senses is an essential part of the Master’s approach, which delves into concepts such as: volume, materials, light, transparencies and the spatial journey and rhythm as elements that create sensations and experiences, creating a solid foundation for innovative solutions. The Master in Interior Design proposes a research process that materialises into projects on the various kinds of spaces, lending them an open approach, experimenting with a range of spaces: residential, commercial, exhibition, multi-use, ephemeral, etc., to offer students a comprehensive view of their future professional activity. Students achieve a high level of specialization in the interior design environment. During the Master of Interior Design, they investigate, analyze and examine in depth the design with a view close to the art, architecture or construction, acquiring knowledge that make easy to face any type of project of spaces. Throughout the master, aspects such as sensory experience in the spatial game, isolated or together, the sensitive use of light, transparency, paths, rhythm and the tectonic condition of the materials are taken into consideration. After completing the course, students are able to master the implementation of the design in its context, the volumetry, the relationship with... [-]

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. [-]

Master in Design: Ceramics

Bath Spa University
Campus or Online Full time 1 year September 2017 United Kingdom Bath

The course is distinctive in offering youMA Design: Ceramics the opportunity to specialise in ceramics as a medium allied to a breadth of possibilities, and establishing negotiated individual [+]

Master in Design: Ceramics

Ceramics aims to develop individual abilities within the subject, whether through practice or historical or theoretical study. Approaches range from sculpture and installation through to studio ceramics and design for products.

The course is distinctive in offering you the opportunity to specialise in ceramics as a medium allied to a breadth of possibilities, and establishing negotiated individual modes of practice.

Course Structure and Content

The course is offered in both full and part-time modes. It is normally one year (3 trimesters) in duration in full-time mode or 6 trimesters in part-time mode. The first two trimesters comprise taught sessions and assessed projects, while the Master’s Project in the final part of the course is by negotiated project only. Completion of the first 2 modules on the course lead to the award of the Postgraduate Certificate, and completion of the first 4 modules leads to the award of the Postgraduate Diploma. Subsequent completion of the MA double module leads to the award of MA Design: Ceramics.... [-]


Master in Motion Media Design

SCAD - The Savannah College of Art and Design
Campus or Online Full time September 2017 USA Atlanta Savannah

Find a global audience for your motion media designs at SCAD. Recently, our students created the opening visual for the Super Bowl — the most-viewed television broadcast in U.S. history. More experiences just like these await you here, as do countless opportunities to interact with visiting experts, study under a staff of motion media masterminds and be recruited by the world's biggest brands. [+]

Put your career in motion media into full effect Find a global audience for your motion media designs at SCAD. Recently, our students created the opening visual for the Super Bowl — the most-viewed television broadcast in U.S. history. More experiences just like these await you here, as do countless opportunities to interact with visiting experts, study under a staff of motion media masterminds and be recruited by the world's biggest brands. You’ll land your dream job with the power of the world's first specialized degree program in motion media design behind you. M.A. in motion media design Available at: - Savannah - eLearning MOME 501 Screen Design and Typography* MOME 502 Motion Analysis and Application* MOME 503 Motion Media Context and Application* ARTH 701 Contemporary Art CLC 580 Collaboration† MOME 705 Visualization and Concept Storyboarding MOME 709 Motion Media Cinematography and Editing MOME 729 Dynamic Typography MOME 748 Motion Media Design M.A. Final Project SFDM 719 Media Theory and Application SFDM 721 Studio Business Practice — 700-level ANIM, DWRI, FILM, ITGM, MOME, PERF, PROD, SFDM, SNDS, THED or VSFX elective† — 700-level MOME elective Total course of study: 45 hours* M.F.A. in motion media design Available at: - Atlanta - Savannah - eLearning MOME 501 Screen Design and Typography* MOME 502 Motion Analysis and Application* MOME 503 Motion Media Context and Application* ARTH 701 Contemporary Art CLC 580 Collaboration† MOME 705 Visualization and Concept Storyboarding MOME 709 Motion Media Cinematography and Editing MOME 729 Dynamic Typography MOME 735 Motion... [-]

Master in Interior Design

SCAD - The Savannah College of Art and Design
Campus or Online Full time September 2017 USA Atlanta Savannah

As a student at SCAD, you will have exclusive access to the university repeatedly rated number one for studying interior design by DesignIntelligence. Named among America's best architecture and design schools, both our undergraduate and graduate programs regularly receive acclaim in the industry. [+]

Best Distance learning Masters in Design 2017. Artfully arrange your career As a student at SCAD, you will have exclusive access to the university repeatedly rated number one for studying interior design by DesignIntelligence. Named among America's best architecture and design schools, both our undergraduate and graduate programs regularly receive acclaim in the industry. Through collaborative projects, you can work on groundbreaking new developments like SCADpad® — a micro-housing project that garnered global press for SCAD students — solving the design challenges of tomorrow. Interior design mission: The SCAD interior design department exists to guide students to become innovative interior designers capable of critical thinking, effective communication, and collaborative teamwork, emphasizing professional ethics and values within the context of social, environmental, and global design practice. M.A. in interior design Available at: - Atlanta - Savannah - eLearning INDS 702 Interior Design Seminar INDS 706 Interior Design Theory and Criticism INDS 709 Research Methods for Interior Design INDS 721 Emerging Interior Materials INDS 726 Environmental Psychology for Interior Design INDS 740 Contemporary Issues in Interior Design INDS 749 Interior Design M.A. Final Project — 500- to 700-level elective — 500- to 700-level elective Total course of study: 45 hours M.F.A. in interior design Available at: - Atlanta - Savannah INDS 502 Technical Foundation for Interior Design* INDS 503 Design Visualization, Communication and Documentation* INDS 504 Interior Design Studio Applications* INDS 702 Interior Design Seminar INDS 706 Interior Design Theory and Criticism INDS 709 Research Methods for Interior Design INDS 712 Graduate... [-]

Master in Interactive Design and Game Development

SCAD - The Savannah College of Art and Design
Campus or Online Full time September 2017 Hong Kong Sham Shui Po USA Savannah + 1 more

At SCAD, we take games seriously. Our interactive design and game development program has won the top prize in the E3 College Game Competition for two years running, along with receiving praise from The Princeton Review and Animation Career Review. [+]

It's not just a game — it's a career At SCAD, we take games seriously. Our interactive design and game development program has won the top prize in the E3 College Game Competition for two years running, along with receiving praise from The Princeton Review and Animation Career Review. From participation in professional conferences to opportunities to collaborate with industry giants, our students have every chance to capitalize on their passion for interactive design. We'll provide the top-of-the-line tools, the outstanding faculty and the advanced curriculum you need — you just bring your A-game. M.A. in interactive design and game development Available at: - Hong Kong - Savannah - eLearning ITGM 502 Game Design Perspectives* ITGM 503 Design Methods for Interactivity* ITGM 505 Game Art Methods* ARTH 701 Contemporary Art CLC 580 Collaboration† ITGM 705 Interactive Design and Media Application ITGM 706 Game Design Documentation‡ ITGM 709 Visual Interface and Information Design‡ ITGM 710 Character Development§ ITGM 715 Interactive Web Design§ ITGM 719 Scripting for Interactivity# ITGM 721 Environments for Games# ITGM 723 Human-centered Interactive Design ITGM 748 Interactive Design and Game Development M.A. Final Project — 700-level ANIM, DWRI, FILM, ITGM, MOME, PERF, PROD, SFDM, SNDS, THED or VSFX elective† — 700-level ANIM, DWRI, FILM, ITGM, MOME, PERF, PROD, SFDM, SNDS, THED or VSFX elective Total course of study: 45 hours* M.F.A. in interactive design and game development Available at: - Hong Kong - Savannah - eLearning ITGM 502 Game Design Perspectives* ITGM 503 Design Methods for Interactivity* ITGM... [-]

Master in Illustration

SCAD - The Savannah College of Art and Design
Campus or Online Full time September 2017 USA Atlanta Savannah

SCAD’s illustration program trains students to create fine-art drawings, bringing ideas, characters and personalities to life using both traditional and digital techniques. As a student here, you'll learn to work in a professional environment through a program structured like a working studio. You'll develop a personal style and technique, learning to express your own unique vision while forming a well-rounded perspective on design. [+]

Best Distance learning Masters in Design 2017. Drawing the future through illustration SCAD’s illustration program trains students to create fine-art drawings, bringing ideas, characters and personalities to life using both traditional and digital techniques. As a student here, you'll learn to work in a professional environment through a program structured like a working studio. You'll develop a personal style and technique, learning to express your own unique vision while forming a well-rounded perspective on design. M.A. in illustration Available at: - Atlanta - Savannah - eLearning ILLU 503 Illustration Strategies* ILLU 504 Drawing Strategies for Illustration* ILLU 505 Influences in Illustration* ARTH 701 Contemporary Art ILLU 701 Media and Techniques ILLU 714 Drawing for Illustrators ILLU 727 Illustration Concepts and Composition ILLU 730 Digital Solutions for Illustration ILLU 735 Illustration Markets ILLU 742 Directed Projects in Illustration ILLU 749 Illustration M.A. Final Project — 500- to 700-level elective Total course of study: 45 hours* M.F.A. in illustration Available at: - Atlanta - Savannah - eLearning ILLU 503 Illustration Strategies* ILLU 504 Drawing Strategies for Illustration* ILLU 505 Influences in Illustration* ARTH 701 Contemporary Art ARTH 702 Art Criticism ILLU 701 Media and Techniques ILLU 714 Drawing for Illustrators ILLU 721 Advanced Studio Techniques ILLU 727 Illustration Concepts and Composition ILLU 730 Digital Solutions for Illustration ILLU 735 Illustration Markets ILLU 742 Directed Projects in Illustration ILLU 764 Illustration for Publications ILLU 774 Professional Practices in Illustration ILLU 779F Graduate Field Internship† ILLU 779T Graduate Teaching Internship† ILLU 779F Graduate Field... [-]

Master in Graphic Design

SCAD - The Savannah College of Art and Design
Campus or Online Full time September 2017 USA Atlanta Hong Kong Sham Shui Po Savannah + 2 more

As a graphic design student at SCAD, you'll become fluent in the visual language that defines today's powerhouse brands and top-flight organizations. Our holistic graphic design degree program doesn't just cover the fundamentals of design, it delves into product packaging, entrepreneurship, mobile technology, interface design and user experience. [+]

Graphic design and visual communication As a graphic design student at SCAD, you'll become fluent in the visual language that defines today's powerhouse brands and top-flight organizations. Our holistic graphic design degree program doesn't just cover the fundamentals of design, it delves into product packaging, entrepreneurship, mobile technology, interface design and user experience. The result? An award-winning professional portfolio, real experience working for industry giants, and the opportunity to make a lasting mark on the ever-changing global visual landscape — all before you graduate. M.A. in graphic design Available at: - Atlanta - Hong Kong - Savannah - eLearning GRDS 502 Visual Communication History, Research and Discourse* GRDS 503 Typographic Communication* GRDS 504 Integrated Design Media* CLC 580 Collaboration† GRDS 701 Graphic Design Seminar: Methodologies GRDS 702 Graphic Design Studio: Methodological Practice GRDS 726 The Role of Graphic Design in Social Awareness GRDS 748 Graphic Design M.A. Final Portfolio — 700-level ARLH or ARTH elective — 700-level GRDS elective — 700-level GRDS studio elective† — 700-level GRDS studio elective — 500- to 700-level elective Total course of study: 45 hours* M.F.A. in graphic design Available at: - Atlanta - Hong Kong - Savannah - eLearning GRDS 502 Visual Communication History, Research and Discourse* GRDS 503 Typographic Communication* GRDS 504 Integrated Design Media* GRDS 701 Graphic Design Seminar: Methodologies GRDS 702 Graphic Design Studio: Methodological Practice GRDS 723 Graphic Design Seminar: Media Strategy GRDS 724 Graphic Design Studio: Media Practice GRDS 733 Graphic Design Seminar: Typographic Strategy GRDS 734 Graphic Design... [-]

Master in Design Management

SCAD - The Savannah College of Art and Design
Campus or Online Full time September 2017 USA Savannah

As a student here, you can turn your passion for design into a vital professional asset, joining forces with major brands in collaborative projects, and landing coveted internships at progressive organizations hungry for your ideas. [+]

Best Distance learning Masters in Design 2017. Bring design innovation to the world's biggest brands SCAD is home to a robust design management program that is recognized industry-wide for producing outstanding graduates ready to excel in the professional world as advocates of design innovation and creative problem-solving. As a student here, you can turn your passion for design into a vital professional asset, joining forces with major brands in collaborative projects, and landing coveted internships at progressive organizations hungry for your ideas. M.A. in design management Available at: - Savannah - eLearning SDES 501 Visual Communication and Presentation* SDES 502 The Human Factor, Design Thinking* SDES 503 Fundamentals of Graduate Research* BUSI 710 Financial Reporting and Analysis DMGT 702 History and Interpretation of Innovation DMGT 706 Idea Visualization DMGT 720 Design Innovation Development and Marketing Strategies DMGT 732 Facilitating Creative Thinking DMGT 748 Design Management M.A. Final Project IDUS 711 Methods of Contextual Research SDES 704 Applied Theory in Design — 500- to 700-level elective Total course of study: 45 hours* M.F.A. in design management Available at: - Savannah SDES 501 Visual Communication and Presentation* SDES 502 The Human Factor, Design Thinking* SDES 503 Fundamentals of Graduate Research* BUSI 710 Financial Reporting and Analysis DMGT 702 History and Interpretation of Innovation DMGT 706 Idea Visualization DMGT 720 Design Innovation Development and Marketing Strategies DMGT 732 Facilitating Creative Thinking DMGT 740 Sustainable Practices in Design DMGT 747 Collaboration at a Distance DMGT 750 Collaborative Culture in Design Organizations DMGT 757 M.F.A.... [-]