Graphic design has established itself as a vast professional field integrating different strands which are reflected in the variety of specialised career paths in the market.
From identity to editorial design, from information graphics to digital communication: the designer is called on to take care of all the graphic and visual aspects in the communication process. The programme of the Master’s course caters for the complexity of this scenario and allows profound experiences in the various areas of graphic design. The course develops in an ongoing relation among these disciplines in order to promote a higher level of professionalism and enhance the technical proficiency of the designers. The studio classes draw up the students’ design thinking and their graphic abilities by reproducing the challenging dynamics which are peculiar to the professional practice. Format, layout and composition, typography and visual elements are closely investigated as key elements of the language of the graphic representation. The plan of studies includes advanced training in all the professional tools and up-to-date technologies
-Web design tools
-Colour and printing processes
-Professional empowerment (a specific field of learning is focused on the development of the skills that allow the students to build and communicate their professional identity, including a portfolio and of other digital tools of personal branding)
The Master lasts 15 months (from October to December of the following year, with a summer break in August). Attendance is compulsory and full time. The total workload of the course corresponds to 1500 hours/student encompassing lessons, class exercises, internship and individual study.
At the end of lessons, students start a three-month internship at companies or professional firms in the field.
The Master’s course is held in English.
The Master’s course in Web and Digital
Design is organized in collaboration
with the Milan based IULM University
and award academic degree certificates
and credits under the ECTS system.
After successful completion of the
Master programmes, qualifiable
students that have matriculated at SPD
and IULM, will be awarded with the
first level University Master Diploma
recognised by the Italian Ministry of
Education, University and Research
and corresponding to 60 ECTS credits.
- Aula internazionale
- Docenti internazionali
- Lezioni in lingua straniera 100%