Masters Programs in Graphic Design

Compare 23 Masters Programs in Graphic Design

Graphic Design

A masters degree in graphic design imparts graphic design knowledge to students enrolling for the program. The program is offered in several universities across the world. Graphic design is a process that requires creativity and a host of many other skills.The field of graphic design is growing in importance everyday; such as illustrations in textbooks as well as making advertisements more appealing and effective. Therefore, the role of a graphic designer is central to any product and in determining how a specific product will perform in the market. Graphic design encompasses visual art, typography and illustrations and how to manipulate all these aspects to make the product as visually appealing as possible.

A master in graphic design student gets to learn the various aspects that play complementary roles in making graphic design such an effective tool as far as the promotion of a product is concerned. Various types of typography such as manual, experimental, web and art; editorial design, the packaging of products, designing of logos, and the branding of the product are just some of the aspects that students of the program are taught.

Students of a masters program in design gets hands on experience while still undertaking the program; they get a chance to undertake many projects as part of the program and get to work with real clients. This presents them with an opportunity to get exposure and to learn practical skills important in the building of their careers. Probable careers for graduates include jobs in such fields as: typography, graphic, print, identity design, entertainment industry, and package industry.

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Master in artistic education

Escuela Superior de Diseño de Aragón
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 1 year October 2018 Spain Zaragoza + 1 more

The Master in Artistic Teaching: Spatial and graphic creativity strategies in ephemeral installations, reflects the need to value multidisciplinary work in the world of design in a global way, generating a structure based on two major concepts: [+]

Inscription

From July 2 to July 12, 2018

Registration

From July 13 to 18, 2018.

Extension dates September

Registration and registration September: From September 3 to September 28, 2018.

Basic data

Master's Degree in Artistic Teaching: Spatial and graphic creativity strategies in ephemeral installations.

Duration

from October 1, 2017 to June 30, 2018. Annual, possibility of partial enrollment in 2 academic years.

Credits

60 ects.

Language

Spanish.

Presentation

The Master in Artistic Teaching: Spatial and graphic creativity strategies in ephemeral installations, reflects the need to value multidisciplinary work in the world of design in a global way, generating a structure based on two major concepts:... [-]


Master's Degree in Design and Management of Technological Projects

UNIR - Mexico
Online Full time 18 months October 2019 Mexico Mexico City

An online Master's Degree in Design and Management of Technology Projects is what you need to broaden your professional career, as it will train you as project manager, as well as manager in positions of responsibility oriented to design, direction and implementation of a technological nature. [+]

Double Mexican and European Title

An online Master's Degree in Design and Management of Technology Projects is what you need to broaden your professional career, as it will train you as project manager, as well as manager in positions of responsibility oriented to design, direction and implementation of a technological nature.

With this Online Master's Degree you can combine your professional and personal life with European university quality studies thanks to the UNIR Mexico methodology: you will have a personal tutor and live and deferred online classes so you can visualize them as many times as you wish.

Likewise, you will acquire knowledge with technological foundation as well as the necessary strategies and guidelines so that you can direct people and multidisciplinary work teams. Prepare to make your way in a new professional career with a solid formative base in the hands of expert teachers in your field.... [-]


Master in Graphic Design

IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Milan
Campus Full time 10 months November 2018 Italy Milan

13th edition - The role of Graphic Designer has changed a lot thanks to the evolution of communication technologies and to the change of commercial strategies of companies; today a Graphic Designer needs cultural and organizational skills that allow to set up and manage communication projects in all round, coordinating their application for tools and markets ever wider. A solid methodological approach is therefore necessary to manage inputs from different contexts, harmonising them and creating visual strategies that can be declined in different contexts and formats. Some of the partner companies students have developed projects with in previous editions are: Brancamenta, Casa Circondariale San Vittore Milano, Value Retail, Municipality of Castelnuovo del Garda, DMC, Durex, Fà la cosa giusta, ING Direct, Mediaset, Panorama, Qn- Il Giorno, Altroconsumo, Fratelli dell'Uomo. [+]

THIS COURSE IN HELD IN ITALIAN LANGUAGE.

The role of Graphic Designer has changed a lot thanks to the evolution of communication technologies and to the change of commercial strategies of companies; today a Graphic Designer needs cultural and organizational skills that allow to set up and manage communication projects in all round, coordinating their application for tools and markets ever wider. A solid methodological approach is therefore necessary to manage inputs from different contexts, harmonising them and creating visual strategies that can be declined in different contexts and formats.

Some of the partner companies students have developed projects with in previous editions are: Brancamenta, Casa Circondariale San Vittore Milano, Value Retail, Municipality of Castelnuovo del Garda, DMC, Durex, Fà la cosa giusta, ING Direct, Mediaset, Panorama, Qn- Il Giorno, Altroconsumo, Fratelli dell'Uomo.... [-]


Master in Graphic Design - Focus on New Media

IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Florence
Campus Full time 10 months February 2019 Italy Florence

9th edition - The Master course in Graphic Design offers a high level of professional preparation which is based on the design method, the mastery of technical and technological skills and the continuous updating about the latest market demands. Besides a strong cultural background on the roots and evolutions of design and visual communication, our students receive a constant training on the most used and advanced software thanks to the development of many projects. They work side by side with Italian and international companies involved in different fields in order to gain as much experience as possible on the graphic design's contemporary scenario. A Graphic Designer graduated from this Master course is particularly involved in social issues and communication ethics, manages the creative process at its best and is ready to satify the needs of the brands he/she works for with a personal expressive touch. [+]

THIS COURSE IN HELD IN ENGLISH LANGUAGE.

9th edition - The Master course in Graphic Design offers a high level of professional preparation which is based on the design method, the mastery of technical and technological skills and the continuous updating about the latest market demands.

Besides a strong cultural background on the roots and evolutions of design and visual communication, our students receive a constant training on the most used and advanced software thanks to the development of many projects. They work side by side with Italian and international companies involved in different fields in order to gain as much experience as possible on the graphic design's contemporary scenario.... [-]


Online Master in Graphic Design and Digital Environments

LaBasad - Barcelona School of Arts & Design
Online Full time 12 months Open Enrollment Spain Barcelona Spain Online + 1 more

The Online Master in Graphic Design and Digital Environments trains professionals in the graphic design sector and digital environments with a high degree of specialization. [+]

Online Master's Degree taught in SpanishObjectives of the Master

The Online Master in Graphic Design and Digital Environments trains professionals in the graphic design sector and digital environments with a high degree of specialization.

With an eminently practical approach, based on theoretical principles and analysis of real examples, the final objective of the master's degree is that students who complete it become professionals capable of directing and managing graphic projects, having the ability to supervise projects from a global perspective and defend and communicate the work done before the final client.

Assimilate the computer tools of graphic design.Master the necessary resources to create a solid and effective graphic design.Create communication pieces from the reflection and analysis of the message to be transmitted.Increase the creative and resolutive capacity through the execution of practical projects.Analyze and verify the viability of the projects.Access requirements... [-]

Master of Computer Graphic Design

The University of Waikato
Campus Full time 12 - 18 months July 2019 New Zealand Hamilton

The Master of Computer Graphic Design (MCGD) is an advanced degree focusing on graphic design theory, technology and original research. It builds on the unique combination of design and coding skills developed during the Bachelor of Computer Graphic Design (BCGD). [+]

Master of Computer Graphic Design

The Master of Computer Graphic Design (MCGD) is an advanced degree focusing on graphic design theory, technology and original research. It builds on the unique combination of design and coding skills developed during the Bachelor of Computer Graphic Design (BCGD).

The MCGD provides an opportunity for you to plan, develop and carry out a large-scale design research project. This will enable you to collaborate with other students and academics and to work with members of the professional design industry. The MCGD research is represented by both a written thesis and an exhibited design realisation.

Research topics are tailored to suit your interests, providing an opportunity for you to hone a particular aspect of graphic design further, which could be a pathway to your chosen career. You will also have the full support, guidance and expertise of your supervisor during your research project.... [-]


Master Graphic Design

Aula Creactiva
Campus Part time September 2019 Spain Madrid

Do you want to be a graphic designer? The Master Graphic Design enables you to guide your professional career within a Graphic Design studio or an advertising agency. [+]

Do you want to be a graphic designer? The Master Graphic Design enables you to guide your professional career within a Graphic Design studio or an advertising agency. The Master is formed by the courses of Basic Graphic Design, Advanced Graphic Design and Pre-Graphic Graphic Design. Graphic Design is a key activity within visual communication and covers many areas: corporate identity, advertising, editorial design, packaging, signage, signage and multimedia. Visual communication, in addition to being a basic pillar of our contemporary culture, is today a key sector that constantly demands professionals who develop their creativity in multiple disciplines. Advertising agencies, magazines, publishers, advertisers or studios need graphic designers to develop their activities. Throughout the Master Graphic Design you will learn to master the most used tools in the sector (Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign), you will learn to design complex projects such as corporate identities, posters, brochures, magazines and packaging, and you will enter the exciting world of graphic production, learning to perform final arts and knowing different types of paper, finishing formats or binding techniques.... [-]


Master of artistic director in graphic design, digital design option

Autograf
Campus Full time 2 years October 2018 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.... [-]


Master in Motion Graphics Design

Seeway - Barcelona
Campus Part time 9 months October 2018 Spain Barcelona

The proliferation of new technologies has multiplied the presence of screens full of elements in need of powerful and attractive content. At this point, the Master's Degree in Motion Graphics Design from Seeway makes sense, a program that orbits around the specific importance of movement in the transmission of information and offers you a practical approach to gather the latest technologies of image in movement, its design, typography and audiovisual creation. [+]

The proliferation of new technologies has multiplied the presence of screens full of elements in need of powerful and attractive content.

At this point, the Master's Degree in Motion Graphics Design from Seeway makes sense, a program that orbits around the specific importance of movement in the transmission of information and offers you a practical approach to gather the latest technologies of image in movement, its design, typography and audiovisual creation.

The necessary technical training for the creation of graphics in motion, which deepens in the solid knowledge of the tools of composition and digital edition in addition to endowing you with graphic solutions of high quality and creativity using the most innovative techniques.... [-]


Master in Graphic Design

Polytechnic of Leiria
Campus Full time 24 months October 2018 Portugal Leiria

The program aims to provide students with the conceptual and practical skills of a high professional level in specific areas of graphic design and communication for multiple platforms. [+]

Master in Graphic Design

The Masters in Graphic Design ESAD.CR aims to provide students with the conceptual and practical skills of a high professional level in specific areas of graphic design and communication for multiple platforms, which feature contemporary visual culture.

Access conditions Holders of a bachelor’s degree or legal equivalent in Communication Design, Graphic Design, Multimedia Design, Product Design, Fine Arts, New Media, interested in pursuing studies in the area of Graphic Design; Holders of a foreign academic bachelor’s degree following the 1st cycle of studies organized according to the principles of the Bologna process in Graphic Design and related areas; Holders of a foreign bachelor’s degree that is recognized as meeting the objectives of a degree by the Scientific-Technical Council of ESAD in Graphic Design and related areas; Holders of an academic, scientific or professional curriculum which is recognized as attesting the capacity to carry out this cycle of studies by the Scientific-Technical Council of ESAD. Study plan ... [-]

Masters in Graphic Design

Escuela Superior de Diseño de Barcelona
Online Full time 12 months May 2019 Spain Barcelona

With this program you will be able to respond to the multifaceted reality of the design world. [+]

With this program you will be able to respond to the multifaceted reality of the design world.

In today's society the role of the graphic designer is a fundamental part in the visual communication of a company that, following a project and creative method, is able to cover each of the small details of said communication. The designer is the irreplaceable part in the good work of communication and the necessary contribution of added value to the product and business service.

In order to reach that point, it must be formed in a gradual way, starting with studying the basic fundamentals of graphic design, and then directing its training to the knowledge of the different disciplines that complete the world of communication in its graphic facet. And only having acquired the necessary training and knowledge in the different working environments, we can ensure a total assimilation of what graphic design means.... [-]


Master's degree in design & advertising

IADE
Campus Part time 2 years September 2019 Portugal Lisbon

The Master in Design & Advertising is based on the convergence of knowledge in the areas of design and marketing, bringing together in a single program the two areas of training in which IADE has most stood out. [+]

The Master in Design & Advertising Is based on the convergence of knowledge in the areas of design and marketing, bringing together in a single program the two areas of training in which IADE has stood out the most.

Through research and the use of active pedagogical models, students are able to understand the dynamics of advertising creation, to critically analyze and evaluate different proposals, and to think about the agency models and the creative direction of the future.

International experience

In addition to the international partnerships that IADE has, the global network of Laureate International Universities offers 80 universities in 29 countries where students can make international mobility. ... [-]


Masters in Graphic Design

Accademia di Comunicazione
Campus Full time 8 months October 2018 Italy Milan

The Master in Graphic Design arises from the need to fill the gap that is often created between the training paths commonly available on the market and the increasingly demanding requirements, in terms of skills and experience acquired, by the professional world. [+]

The Master in Graphic Design arises from the need to fill the gap that is often created between the training paths commonly available on the market and the increasingly demanding requirements, in terms of skills and experience acquired, by the professional world.

That of the Graphic Designer, using for once an Italian name, is today a very complex profession but, at the same time, extremely stimulating. The fields of application are always those of the visual language, even if the ways in which the messages are conveyed have evolved and have changed considerably thanks to digital media.

Therefore, the Graphic Design professional is not only an expert in visual languages, but also a director of communication strategies based on the sign, which are expressed on physical media, in real places or virtual environments.... [-]


Master of Graphic Design

The Florence Institute of Design International
Campus Full time 1 year Italy Florence

The Graphic Design Master program is intended for graduates already holding a degree in graphic or a related design. It is also recommended that they have had some professional training in graphic design. The course assists students in developing their professional, conceptual and creative thinking. [+]

Overview

The Graphic Design Master program is intended for graduates already holding a degree in graphic or a related design. It is also recommended that they have had some professional training in graphic design. The course assists students in developing their professional, conceptual and creative thinking. Throughout the course, students improve their group responsiveness, become more sophisticated problem solvers and increase their technical skills.

Faculty

The faculty is made up of both locally Italian and international professors who all speak and teach in English. Additionally, the professors are all professionals working in their field. This is to ensure that the faculty is aware of what is happening in their field so that they do not give their students outdated information. The school’s intimate class sizes allow for each student to receive a premium individualized education.... [-]


International Master's Degree in Graphic Design (Diploma certified by a European Notary)

ESNECA
Campus Part time 300 hours Open Enrollment Spain Spain Online

This course is aimed at entrepreneurs, managers, entrepreneurs, workers in the graphic and photographic sector and anyone who wants to acquire the necessary technical knowledge for an excellent program management and graphic design technique. [+]

Recipients

This course is aimed at entrepreneurs, managers, entrepreneurs, workers in the graphic and photographic sector and anyone who wants to acquire the necessary technical knowledge for an excellent program management and graphic design technique.

Modality

The modality of the Master's degree is On-Line and Tutoring

Once enrolled, the student will receive the access codes in less than 24 working hours.Our team of teachers and tutors will contact the student within a maximum of 48 hours after enrollment to guide the student, accompany him / her at the beginning and throughout the course, and answer any questions or questions that may arise.Duration

The duration of the course is 300 hours.... [-]