Graphic Design, Master

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
  • English, Portuguese
    Language
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Graduates in the Master of Graphic Design at Polytechnic of Leiria may work in the areas of editorial design, packaging, typography, information design, generic design for television or cinema, illustration, art direction, branding, multimedia design and production of graphic design.

About

In the advertising industry can be a creative pairs, for print advertising or television.

In the audiovisual industry, these skills can also be applied in the conduct of generic or other products where typography is applied. The teaching profession is also a professional output as well as academic research in the area of graphic design. The Graphic Design programme is delivered by Polytechnic of Leiria.

Goals

The Masters in Graphic Design ESAD.CR aims to provide students with the conceptual and practical skills of a high professional level in specific areas of graphic design and communication for multiple platforms, which feature contemporary visual culture.

The Master of Graphic Design ESAD.CR focuses on preparing students with a set of theoretical and practical studies in contemporary graphic design, typography applied, graphic design for contemporary means of communication and branding. Courses are complemented by seminars and research methodologies that explore the communication design conceptually and operationally, approaching simultaneously experimental and professional dimensions. The last two semesters focus on the preparation of sustained practical design work that could be replaced by an internship.

Programme Structure

Year 1

  • Graphic Design 
  • Graphic Design for Contemporary Media
  • Studies of Contemporary Graphic Design I
  • Elective - Master in Graphic Design
  • Applied Typography
  • Atelier Design Gráfico II
  • Branding
  • Studies of Contemporary Graphic Design II
  • Paper Engineering
  • Seminars

Year 2

  • Elective Group Master in Graphic Design
  • Research Methodologies
  • Elective Group - Master in Graphic Design

                    Detailed Programme Facts

                    • Programme intensity Full-time
                      • Full-time duration 24 months
                    • Credits
                      120 ECTS
                    • Languages
                      • Partially taught in English
                      • Partially taught in Portuguese
                    • Delivery mode
                      On Campus

                    English Language Requirements

                    This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

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                    Academic Requirements

                    Conditions of admission

                    • Holders of a bachelor’s degree or legal equivalent in Communication Design, Graphic Design, Multimedia Design, Product Design, Fine Arts, New Media, interested in pursuing studies in the area of Graphic Design;
                    • Holders of a foreign academic bachelor’s degree following a 1st cycle of studies organized according to the principles of the Bologna process in Graphic Design and related areas;
                    • Holders of a foreign bachelor’s degree that is recognized as meeting the objectives of a degree by the Scientific-Technical Council of ESAD in Graphic Design and related areas;
                    • Holders of an academic, scientific or professional curriculum which is recognized as attesting the capacity to carry out this cycle of studies by the Scientific-Technical Council of ESAD.

                    Tuition Fee

                    • International Applies to you

                      3000 EUR/year
                      Tuition Fee
                      Based on the original amount of 3000 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
                    • EU/EEA Applies to you

                      1140 EUR/year
                      Tuition Fee
                      Based on the original amount of 1140 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
                    We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
                    Application fee: 60€

                    Funding

                    Are available for application  the following types of scholarships:

                    • Merit Base Scholarship
                    • Cooperation for Development Scholarship
                    • Technology Scholarship

                    Merit Base Scholarship: A Merit Based Scholarship is a financial award that IPLeiria gives to international students based on academic records meaning that student will only have to pay partly of tuition fee.

                    Cooperation for Development Scholarship| Requisites and criteria: A Cooperation for Development Scholarship is a financial award that IPLeiria gives to international students meaning that student will only have to pay 50% of tuition fee.

                    Technology Scholarship: A +Technology Scholarship is a financial award that IPLeiria gives to international students meaning that student will only have to pay 50% of tuition fee.

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