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MasterDesign

Degree awarded

Master of Arts HES-SO in Design

Majors

Description

The Master of Arts HES-SO in Design is taught at the two schools which offer courses in the field of Design:

  • ECAL/Ecole cantonale d'art de Lausanne
  • HEAD – Genève, Haute école d'art et de design

In addition to joint modules, aimed at giving students targeted research skills as well as developing a culture, skills and multilateral approaches in the field of design, the course offers 6 majors:

  • Product Design (ECAL)
  • Photography (ECAL)
  • Type Design (ECAL)
  • Spaces and Communication (HEAD – Genève)
  • Media Design (HEAD – Genève)
  • Design Mode et Accessoires (HEAD – Genève)
These majors enable students to develop further their specialised skills, while at the same time developing more universal skills on the basis of the complementarity of the schools, their departments and their institutes.

To supplement its teaching and research activities, the Master of Arts HES-SO in Design also benefits from a wide network of partnerships developed by the two schools with institutions and businesses in Europe and other continents.

Course organisation and fees

ECTS Credits
90
Duration
2 years - 4 semesters
Language
French and English
Registration fees
CHF 150
Fees
CHF 500 per semester (tuition fees)
Calendar
The study programme begins in calendar week 38

Documents

Professional prospects

  • Artistic designer of magazines or any other publications (press, advertising or institutional communications)
  • Independent product designer
  • Collection manager
  • Design manager in the design department of a company
  • Interior architect and graphic designer specialising in spaces and communication: exhibition scenography, museography, events designer, commercial space designer (stands, showrooms, concept stores), signage designer
  • Interactive systems designer, web designer, process designer (experience design) and information designer
Contact


Registration

ECAL

HEAD – Genève

 Accréditation OAQ Master Design


Contact
HES-SO Rectorate
Route de Moutier 14
2800 - Delémont
T +41 58 900 00 00 - F +41 58 900 00 01