Master’s degree in Design and Multimedia

The work developed by a student during one academic year, according to the indicative plan of the course and on a full time basis, totals 60 ECTS.


Study Programme

Optional curricular units for bridging Optionals
Course unit title Year Regime Type Subject area ECTS credits
Communication Design Workshop 1 1st Semester Compulsory AVMP 6.0
Interaction Design 1 1st Semester Compulsory CS 6.0
Concepts and Practice of Contemporary Art 1 2nd Semester Compulsory FA 6.0
Interface Technologies 1 2nd Semester Compulsory CS 6.0
Transition Design 1 2nd Semester Compulsory SOS 6.0
Advanced Typography 1 1st Semester Elective * AVMP 6.0
Drawing and Representation 1 1st Semester Elective * FA 6.0
Internet Technology 1 1st Semester Elective * CS 6.0
Modelling and Materialization 1 1st Semester Elective * FA 6.0
Programming 1 1st Semester Elective * CS 6.0
Sound Design 1 1st Semester Elective * AVMP 6.0
Web Development 1 1st Semester Elective * AVMP 6.0
Collaborative and Social Computing 1 2nd Semester Elective * CS 6.0
Computational Creativity for Design 1 2nd Semester Elective * CS 6.0
Drawing and Composition Practices 1 2nd Semester Elective * FA 6.0
Game Design 1 2nd Semester Elective * CS 6.0
Information Visualization 1 2nd Semester Elective * CS 6.0
Interactive Virtual Reality Environments 1 2nd Semester Elective * CS 6.0
Multimedia Design Workshop 1 2nd Semester Elective * AVMP 6.0
Service Design 1 2nd Semester Elective * CS 6.0
Theory of Design and Communication 1 2nd Semester Elective * AVMP 6.0
Rules
  • The student may obtain up to 18 ECTS from courses offered at UC outside the base study plan. The registration on the optional courses is subject to approval by the program coordinator, which can recommend courses for complement of handicaps or increased coherence with the goals of the study program.
Optionals
Course unit title Year Regime Type Subject area ECTS credits
Internship/Dissertation 2 Annual Compulsory AVMP 42.0
Generative Design 2 1st Semester Compulsory AVMP 6.0
Acessibility and Universal Design 2 1st Semester Elective * AVMP 6.0
Animation and Image in Computational Media 2 1st Semester Elective * CS 6.0
Animation and Multimedia 2 1st Semester Elective * FA 6.0
Computational Design Laboratory 2 1st Semester Elective * AVMP 6.0
Comunication and Digital Marketing 2 1st Semester Elective * CS 6.0
Interface Architecture 2 1st Semester Elective * CS 6.0
Mobile Computing 2 1st Semester Elective * CS 6.0
New Media Design 2 1st Semester Elective * AVMP 6.0
Technology Enhanced Learning 2 1st Semester Elective * CS 6.0
Virtual Worlds and Architectures 2 1st Semester Elective * ACP 6.0
Visual Storytelling 2 1st Semester Elective * FA 6.0
Rules
  • The student may obtain up to 18 ECTS from courses offered at UC outside the base study plan. The registration on the optional courses is subject to approval by the program coordinator, which can recommend courses for complement of handicaps or increased coherence with the goals of the study program.

The optional course units are offered on a yearly basis, depending on the availability of the Organic Unit