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  • Type of course: Postgraduate
  • Spanish Language
  • School: IED Visual Communication
  • IED credits: 20
  • Duration: 3 months
  • Hours: Afternoon 19.00 - 22.30 h. LV 3, 4 or 5 days a week
  • Assistance: On-site
  • Qualification: Private at the end of the course the student will receive a certificate of accreditation.
  • Aimed at: graphic designers, motion graphers, art directors, journalists, illustrators and audiovisual communication professionals who want to deepen the graphic representation of information
  • Admission process: CV / Letter of motivation; Portfolio (up to 3Mb) / Web; Personal interview, if the Didactic Coordination deems it appropriate

The infographic is the graphic representation of the information. It is considered as a fundamental tool for the transmission of ideas in a visual and simple way, but also analytical and precise. Understanding its processes, possibilities and operation allows any communication or design professional to establish an effective communication with its readers or clients.

From large amounts of institutional, social or sports data, to complex processes or descriptions, they can be represented in a simple and quickly comprehensible way.


  • Learn to manage specific tools for the treatment, analysis and representation of data
  • Know the history and evolution of the infographic, its adaptation to the digital media and its use in the information society
  • Learn the criteria that distinguish a good infographic development
  • Learn to work with different data sources, distinguishing their reliability
  • Assimilate the process of creating an infographic from its conception until its publication
  • Define the professional outputs of infographics in data journalism and through specialization

Professional outings

  • Freelance infographic
  • Infographic in companies or consultants
  • Journalistic graphic designer in print, digital or audiovisual media
  • Specialist in new narratives
  • Data journalist
  • Art direction
  • Storyteller
Program taught in:
  • Spanish

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Last updated June 18, 2019
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Jan 2020
3 months
4,300 EUR
Enrollment Fee € 1200 - Course Fee: € 3100
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