Master in Interaction Design
.Master Courses - Barcelona
The Master in Interaction Design aims to train professionals who aspire to be tomorrow’s digital leaders equipped with the collaborative, critical thinking and technical skills required to react, adapt and leverage the impacts of digital transformation and understand how the digital can be harnessed for strategic design.
The Master provides an environment of creativity, design and technological innovation by focusing on projects through a future lens. It provides students with the skillset and mindset to challenge the status quo and produce well-rounded designers who can work across disciplinary, cultural and geographical boundaries to design solutions addressing future individual, societal and business needs by nurturing curiosity, experimentation, technical skills and critical thinking, as well as empathic, collaborative skills.Credits
: 6 monthsAttendance
The Master is divided into 2 stages, each a module: the first is a cross-cutting stage in which students are taught core skills for disciplines that address future needs, followed by a second specialised stage in which students can further develop their skillsets in the discipline of their choice: digital management, creative coding, UX/UI design or digital fabrication.Objectives
To acquire the necessary theoretical and technological knowledge for the digital labour market.
To develop wide-ranging skills in the design, production and leadership of interactive projects.
To learn from the major leading companies in the sector.
To create a broad professional portfolio based on real briefs.
To access the city’s business and cultural context.
To master new digital fabrication tools and software.
To promote efficient, multidisciplinary, collaborative, work.
To improve communication skills for public presentations.
To enhance student autonomy through self-assessment and learning by doing.
To encourage creativity, experimentation and innovation.Student profile
Design and communication professionals with a passion for new technologies.
Designers who want to learn how to program and programmers with UX/UI interests.
Future entrepreneurs and producers from the digital sector.
Makers, product designers and digital artists.
Managers and creatives from the world of advertising and communication.Job opportunities
Interface design and user experience positions (UX, UI) in design studios and digital content companies.
Event producer and project leader in advertising agencies.
Provider of facilities and interactive experiences for events and congresses.
Maker sector professionals in fab labs and digital fabrication spaces.
Creative in communication agencies specialising in technology and new media.
The educational planning for all IED Master courses is aligned with the criteria established by the European Higher Education Area (EHEA). The IED Master program adopts a credit structure that follows the European Credit Transfer System (ECTS). IED Master only awards its own private degrees.Subjects
- Experience Design
- User Interface Design
- Design Thinking
- Project Management
- Physical Interfaces
- Design Strategy
- Sound Communication
- Digital Marketing
- Internet of Things
- History of Interaction Design
- Anthropologie and Cognitive Science
Interaction Design Common Module
- Designing for the Many
- Design Tour
- Public Speaking
- Portfolio and Personal Branding
- Resources for Information Search
- Design Process
- Social Design and Sustainability
- Communication Tools for Professional Profile