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  • Type of course: Postgraduate
  • Spanish Language
  • School: IED Design
  • IED credits: 20
  • Duration: 3 months
  • Hours: Afternoon 19.00-22.30 h (lv, 3, 4 or 5 days per week)
  • Assistance: On-site
  • Qualification: Private Accredited certificate at the end of the course (compulsory attendance).
  • Aimed at: architects and designers / Necessary knowledge of AutoCAD / Professional experience will be valued.
  • Admission process: CV / motivation letter Porfolio (up to 3Mb) / Web Personal interview, if the Didactic Coordination deems it appropriate

A luminous object can be used as a way to express the personal identity of the user and the space. Creates diversity of environments and is a generator of products that tell a story and provoke emotions.

With the Product and Light Postgraduate Course you will gain knowledge about the creation of a luminary (colloquially called lamp) from the concept to its final execution to enhance its sale. A program focused on being "hands-on", from conceptual research and the development of proposals with the "learning by doing" method.


  • Train professionals with a preparation from the conceptual part, through the process, to the performance of their work in the field of lighting product design
  • Deepening knowledge and the scope of new trends in design thinking
  • Know the necessary tools for the development of proposals related to light
  • Conceptualize the object and the environment taking the relationships between different typologies generating innovative solutions and proposing uses and combinations
  • Provide the student with a multidisciplinary profile with ability to adapt to the work environment in various areas specializing in light and object

Professional outings

  • Freelance designer of product development in the field of design and lighting
  • Responsible for the area of lighting design in companies in the sector
  • Associate designer for interior architecture studios
  • Designer of light experiences in ephemeral proposals
  • Head of projects within companies or stores specialized in the sale and creation of luminaries
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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