One Year Course Visual Arts

General

Program Description

The intensive Visual Arts Course prepares students to take their first steps in graphic design, photography and motion graphics in an introduction to the techniques, processes and methodologies of this discipline, enabling them to create their own visual language.

This course provides access to IED Madrid’s master’s degree programmes.

Training

Fundamentals of the Creative Process for Visual Arts
Students will learn to collect, analyse, synthesise and manage information in order to assess and develop ideas and arguments that establish relationships between formal language, symbolic language and specific functionality.

Manual Tools for visual Arts
Acquiring the ability to observe in order to represent the environment through different plastic and expressive techniques. Introducing, both theoretically and practically, the science of the perception of colour. Knowing and mastering basic volumetric concepts, processes and techniques.

Digital Tools for Visual Arts
Approaching the practice of visual design from the point of view of the technologies and tools used in a computer-generated design, using techniques of digital image editing, editing, vector drawing, the generation and editing of moving images and image processing.

Labs for Visual Arts
Learning the different manual and traditional techniques of graphic arts, photography and stock-motion animation.

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Last updated Feb 2020

About the School

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We can remember the Spanish domination over Milan, lasted almost two centuries, and that in southern Italy. In a way, the decision that Spain would be the first country outside Italy to host IED campuses came quite naturally. Read less