Course in Design

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A course is the study of a particular topic within a wider subject area and is the foundation of a qualification. A typical course includes lectures, assessments and tutorials.

Design studies are often a fusion of engineering principles and design. Architecture, graphic design, retail merchandising, and apparel design are informed by design studies coursework. Designing on digital platforms and fabrication of product prototypes are practiced in design labs.

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Graduate Pathway in Design and Commercialization

Saint Louis University
Campus or Online Full time 1 - 2 semesters January 2018 USA Saint Louis

This Pathway program leads to a master's degree in Engineering for Design and Commercialization. [+]

Do you want to study for a graduate degree in the United States but need to improve English language skills or test scores? A Pathway program provides academic, language and cultural support in order to succeed at a US university. Students are guaranteed progression to a graduate degree program through curriculum consisting of credit-earning courses. We provide full integration with domestic and international students on campus from highly trained university instructors and tutors while giving you academic support throughout the program.

Students who successfully complete an INTO SLU Graduate Pathway program in engineering for design and commercialization are assured progression to a UAB graduate engineering degree program upon submission of additional required application materials. ... [-]


ACCREDITED SEMESTER

Santa Reparata International School Of Art (SRISA)
Campus Full time 1 - 2 semesters January 2018 Italy Florence

SRISA offers American University level undergraduate courses taught in English in a variety of areas of study. All classes, with the exception of Italian, are taught in English. [+]

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SRISA offers American University level undergraduate courses taught in English in a variety of areas of study. All classes, with the exception of Italian, are taught in English. Most students choose to study for one or two semesters. Fall and Spring semesters are 15 weeks long and students enroll in 14-16 credit hours.

Semester Programs: Fall (September-December) Total Credits: 14-16 Spring (January-April) Total Credits: 14-16 Departments: Fine Arts Liberal Arts Design Italian Subjects:

Photography, Digital Imaging, Printmaking, Book Arts, Painting, Drawing, Art History, Museum Studies, History, Music Appreciation, Politics and Social Science, Literature, Creative Writing, Cinema (Film Studies), Journalism, Fashion Design, Jewelry Design, Textiles Design, Italian Language (All Levels).... [-]


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Santa Reparata International School Of Art (SRISA)
Campus Full time 1 - 2 semesters January 2018 Italy Florence

SRISA offers American University level undergraduate courses taught in English in a variety of areas of study. All classes, with the exception of Italian, are taught in English. Most students choose to study for one or two semesters. Fall and Spring semesters are 15 weeks long and students enroll in 14-16 credit hours. [+]

SRISA offers American University level undergraduate courses taught in English in a variety of areas of study. All classes, with the exception of Italian, are taught in English. Most students choose to study for one or two semesters. Fall and Spring semesters are 15 weeks long and students enroll in 14-16 credit hours.

Semester Programs: Fall (September-December) Total Credits: 14-16 Spring (January-April) Total Credits: 14-16 Departments: Fine Arts Liberal Arts Design Italian Subjects:

Photography, Digital Imaging, Printmaking, Book Arts, Painting, Drawing, Art History, Museum Studies, History, Music Appreciation, Politics and Social Science, Literature, Creative Writing, Cinema (Film Studies), Journalism, Fashion Design, Jewelry Design, Textiles Design, Italian Language (All Levels).... [-]


One Year Course in Global Design

IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Barcelona
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 Spain Barcelona

The One year course in Global Design is addressed to all those interested in getting an introduction to the several disciplines of design (product, interiors, fashion, graphic, advertising, and marketing), and it is a help for students in choosing which will become their career.

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THIS PROGRAM IS TAUGHT IN ENGLISH The One year course in Global Design is addressed to all those interested in getting an introduction to the several disciplines of design (product, interiors, fashion, graphic, advertising, and marketing), and it is a help for students in choosing which will become their career. All throughout the year students acquire the essentials of creation and design. The world of creation is changing, design is becoming a melting pot of disciplines and their practice is being liberalized. The multidisciplinary approach is a part of a mixing process of the fields of application of creativity. This hybrid education welcomes students to an open study plan with clear intentions: piquing their curiosity, developing creativity and discovering several expressions of design.... [-]


One Year Course in Digital Arts and Experience Design

IED – Istituto Europeo di Design Madrid
Online & Campus Combined Part time 1 year January 2018 Spain Madrid

Become a professional in multimedia design tools and understand their uses in the new digital arts markets. [+]

Best Courses in Design 2018. Become a professional in multimedia design tools and understand their uses in the new digital arts markets. Do you want to know how #mapping is done? How to work with #arduino? Or what the #internet IoT is? On the One Year Course in Digital Arts and Experience Design you will get to learn how video, sound, image and spaces design combine to achieve a wider, more diverse result with the ability of transforming the role of spectator from a passive receiver into an active participant. During the academic year, the student will respond to the new order of R+D in the cultural and technology sectors, placing the student between audio-visual method and artistic creativity, the engines of the new technologies, innovation and entrepreneurship. Professional opportunities: Development of hardware and software for audio-visual experiences; audio, video and 3D content production; show design; concept art and museums; game design; consulting and teaching. The design and audiovisual production markets are inundated with terms like #interaction, #mapping, #wearables, #internet_of_things, #bending, #UX, #AR, #VR, etc. The emergence of the Internet, the boom of social networks and the development of new digital tools have opened a world of possibilities for audiovisual designers/artists that only a few years ago was unimaginable. New creators repurpose their studios to become laboratories in which they merge traditional knowledge with new and varied types of content. Additionally, they use new tools for research, development and prototyping. Video, sound, image and design spaces combine to achieve a... [-]

Manaa

ITECOM Art Design NICE
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 France Nice

The Foundation Course (Upgrade Applied Arts) is one year: it is a fundamental shift towards of applied arts and design studies. [+]

Presentation Duration of training: 1 year The Foundation Course (Upgrade Applied Arts) is one year: it is a fundamental shift towards of applied arts and design studies. It has two objectives: upgrade your artistic skills and give you the basics of design and applied arts; allow you to mature your choice of orientation towards design and applied arts, and choose your career guidance. contents The Foundation Course offers a complete education, formal and practical in design and applied arts: graphics, visual culture, design and visual expression, storyboard, technical drawing, computer graphics. The MANAA issue further general education (French, mathematics, English, etc.). It directs students to the BTS and professional training. TRAINING PROGRAMME graphics Image culture plastic drawing and Expression Technical drawing Infographics Rough storyboard Living model General Education SOFTWARE Illustrator Photoshop Indesign ADMISSION TO SCHOOL Bac or equivalent File & maintenance (presentation of personal work) TRAINING AVAILABLE Initial training. Training (CIF, FC ...). After the Foundation Course, students can move towards a BTS on our professional training or apply for assistance of major art schools. [-]

Extended Intermediate Vectorworks

Kensington and Chelsea College
Campus Part time 5 weeks November 2017 United Kingdom London

This 5 week course is for learners wanting to further develop their 2D Vectorworks skills. You should have successfully completed the course in Intermediate Vectorworks at KCC. Each 2.5 hour session will cover the following: [+]

Best Courses in Design 2018. The following Art & Design Courses are for students wishing to undertake a substantial programme of study in one of the above disciplines. When applying, students need to select which specialist area they wish to study. Whatever you choose; Pottery, Sculptural Ceramics, Jewellery, Silversmithing, Interior Design, Multimedia, Stained or Kiln formed Glass, you will find our courses challenging and empowering. We will help you start at the level of course that is right for you and enable you to progress onto the next stage and into work or higher education. On all courses, projects are designed to mirror the industry and take you through the design process while you develop a high level of skill and professional practice. You will benefit from our prestigious team of lecturing staff. Exhibitions, held at various stages of the year, give the opportunity for students to show their work in a public context. Specialist workshops are fully equipped with machinery, tools and materials appropriate to the subject area. You will also be able to buy essential tools and materials from the College. Course Overview This 5 week course is for learners wanting to further develop their 2D Vectorworks skills. You should have successfully completed the course in Intermediate Vectorworks at KCC. Each 2.5 hour session will cover the following: Session 1 Overview of Interface Introducing new 2D icons and shortcut keys Session 2 Graphic attributes Fill options – solid, hatch or gradient Session 3 Creating and Editing symbols Session... [-]

Postgraduate Degree in Innovation and Design Thinking

Bau Design College of Barcelona
Campus Full time 1 year October 2018 Spain Barcelona

Innovation and internationalization have emerged as the key strategies in the current economic context. New ecosystems and business strategies arise in the process of the paradigm shift from product design to service design. [+]

Postgraduate Degree in Innovation and Design Thinking Innovation and internationalization have emerged as the key strategies in the current economic context. New ecosystems and business strategies arise in the process of the paradigm shift from product design to service design. The design of experiences requires multi-skilled professionals with strategic and tactical proficiency when moving the customer / user to the centre of the design process and the business strategy. Design Thinking has enabled the designer to become the agent of change in organizations and to act as a lever of transformation in this new way of working, enabling innovation in processes, products, services, communication and business strategy. To that end, and based on the Lean Start-up philosophy, the specific techniques of the different stages of the innovation cycle will be applied to Customer Development, Value Proposition, Service Design and Business Design processes. New techniques and processes that will make possible the alignment of the business vision and its value proposition with the strategies and principles of the customer’s experience. GENERAL AIMS OF THE TRAINING To acquire the tools and knowledge for the management of innovation for developing innovative products, services, communications and a business model with an organizational impact. To learn the techniques, gain experience and develop real projects by the use of Design Thinking methodologies to design services and new business models (Business Design & Lean Start-up). SYLLABUS This postgraduate course is divided into 4 modules, the fourth being the development of a Final Research Project to end the... [-]

Short Course - Made in italy through art & design

Istituto Marangoni
Campus Full time 3 weeks June 2018 Italy Milan France Paris United Kingdom London China Shanghai + 6 more

The magic and success of Italian design is known the world over; this course takes students on a journey to understand the ingredients of that success. It is suited to those who are curious about the origin and context of Italian [+]

Best Courses in Design 2018. The magic and success of Italian design is known the world over; this course takes students on a journey to understand the ingredients of that success. It is suited to those who are curious about the origin and context of Italian design, and will be taught through field study activity, and underpinned by theoretical knowledge. Design experts will help participants build the picture of what makes the made in Italy a global player in the creative ideas for iconic products of the past and in the market today, by unpacking and explaining the visual language of Made in Italy. Course themes week 1 Participants are introduced to Italian culture narrated through film and photography, from the neo-realist in Italian cinema, the dolce vita through to the work of Pier Paolo Pasolini. What better way for a full emersion into Italian culture and the historical context than Italian cinema? This sets the scene for the development of the programme for the following two weeks. week 2 Art: from the discovery of coloured pigment through to the heights of master painters and sculptors in the renaissance, the Arte Povera movement in 1960 and beyond, Italy has been an inspiration and the home of creative talent for centuries. Participants will explore the rich patrimony that exists in architecture, landscape design, painting and craftsmanship. They will become familiar with the contexts in which these works were produced and the visual language adopted. They subsequently will be able to recognize... [-]

BA (Hons) Semester Courses in Arts and Design

Arts University Bournemouth - Arts Study Abroad Programs
Campus Part time 10 - 30 weeks August 2018 United Kingdom Poole

The Extended Diploma is an exciting, varied and practical course with expert career guidance which can lead directly into employment in the creative industries or, more often, be used as a [+]

BA (Hons) Semester Courses in Arts and Design

The Extended Diploma is an exciting, varied and practical course with expert career guidance which can lead directly into employment in the creative industries or, more often, be used as a progression route into Higher Education and specialist courses in art, design, media or performance. Many students choose this course to commence study in a specialist environment.

 

 

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The course is designed to give you a very strong practical knowledge in aspects of Art, Design and Media covering a wide spectrum of disciplines such as Fine Art, Painting and Drawing, Sculpture, Fashion, Textiles, Graphic Design, 3D Design, Video and Photography. If you are undecided about which area you would like to specialise in, this course allows you to firstly experiment and then focus on specific areas within art, design and media. It will allow you to develop your interests and strengths – expert tutors will guide you through all stages of your development. If you are and remain very clear about your career path, you will be encouraged to develop your specialism more fully (for example, a student interested in photography would use elements of photography within printmaking, graphic design, etc).... [-]