Masters Programs in Media and Design

Compare 2 Masters Programs in Media and Design

Media and Design

Every company needs to get its message across to consumers. Governments and nonprofit groups also work hard to communicate clearly with the public. That is why an expert with a Master in Media and Design is so valuable to these organizations.

What is a Master in Media and Design? It is an advanced degree that further enhances the skills and abilities of creative professionals. These programs give additional training and prepare students for leadership roles in creative fields associated with marketing and communication. Graduates use advanced methods for preparing presentations and images that appeal to audiences across a wide variety of multimedia platforms.

These programs enhance the effectiveness of students’ natural creativity by developing the technical skills needed to reach a larger audience. Students learn how modern computer tools are used to create images and themes that communicate complex ideas visually. In addition to the technical aspects of their training, they also learn about creating marketing and advertising campaigns. They develop methods for organizing and motivating groups of other creative professionals. 

The cost of a Master in Media and Design can vary significantly depending on the institution the student selects. It is a good idea to start researching options right away. Most programs require at least two additional years of full time study. Contact the admissions department of your school of choice for tuition and fee information.

Graduates from these programs are prepared for careers in marketing or advertising firms. They also commonly find work as web developers, and their skills are applicable in some computer game design positions. These graduates often rise to positions of leadership within their organizations and may take on managerial roles. Some lead teams of other marketing experts in a design coordinator role. Others work for media consultancy firms or even start their own freelance work as I nternet content providers.

For many working students, traditional college course work conflicts with their schedule. Online degree programs are available that provide excellent training that fits within the lifestyle restrictions of busy professionals. International students may also benefit from the convenience of online classes. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Master in Editorial Design: Print and Digital Media

IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Madrid
Campus Full time 9 months October 2019 Spain Madrid

Go for designing all kinds of publication formats and new digital media controlling the role of photography and illustration, composition, typography and the processes that intervene in the reading process. [+]

COURSE LANGUAGE: SPANISH

The Master's Degree in Editorial Design: Print and Digital Media trains students to work in the current publishing environment, both on paper and in new digital media.

The professional market today demands a professional in which specialized knowledge on publishing for print media and a solid formation in the environment of publishing in digital media converge. The increase in the sale of editorial products, the proliferation of portable electronic devices and the change in the modes of access to information force the current designer to make a constant revision of the languages ​​of visual communication in print media.

For this reason, the Master of Editorial Design: Print and Digital Media not only includes the study of different publication formats, the role of photography and illustration, the principles of composition and typographic aesthetics, but also investigates cognitive processes that intervene in the reading process, as well as interface design techniques and user experience, in order to take advantage of the possibilities provided by the digital environment.... [-]


MDes Media Design / Information Design

L’École De Design Nantes Atlantique
Campus Full time Part time 2 years August 2019 France Nantes Brazil São Paulo China Shanghai India Pune + 7 more

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

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

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

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

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