Faculty of Arts and Design I --- U --- A --- V The Faculty borned in 2000 and currently about 1400 students are enrolled.
1 credit = 25 hours workload
This undergraduate programme in fashion design gives students the basic preparation for working in the various sectors of the clothing and fashion design industry. Students acquire design skills and techniques, as well as essential know-how for beginning careers in the fields of clothing/accessory design and fashion communication, and for developing complex design projects both in teams and individually.
The undergraduate degree in industrial design offers students basic preparation in the field of industrial design. Graduates may pursue careers in various fields related to industrial product design and will be trained to use sophisticated hardware and software. Students will also learn how to solve common challenges related to projects in the communications field.
The three-year degree in visual arts and theatre gives students the basic and essential preparation for studies in the fields of art and theatre. Over the span of three years students learn important techniques in 2-D and 3-D art, model-making and theatre production, in addition to image processing and manipulation techniques.
The graduate programme in visual arts is the only university programme in Italy that combines the theoretical and practical aspects of art (like the exhibitions Made in IUAV ). Workshops with internationally-known artists are combined with theory courses taught by important lecturers.
The graduate programme in product design provides advanced professional training, from project-based, analytical, theoretical and critical points of view. The programme deals with complex problems related to design projects and combines academic and research activities.
The graduate programme in theatre prepares students as theatre directors, set-designers, playwrights, stage managers and theatre producers.
The graduate programme in visual and multimedia design prepares students for careers in graphic and visual design. Students attend theory courses and receive practical training in tune with current multimedia practices.
Our theoretical and practical courses and workshops of art and design, are held by internationally-known artists and professionists and important lecturers, such as Joseph Kossuth, Lewis Baltz, Daniele Del Giudice, Wolfgang Scheppe, Giorgio Agamben, Paolo Lomazzi, Luca Ronconi ad many others, in order to give students a varied approach to the study.
Furthermore the Design and Art Facult has a great number of professors coming from foreign countries as Australia, Portugal, Norway, Hungary, England, Germany, Swiss, France, Spain, Belgium, Albany, USA … that is to say that some courses are taught in English.
Italian Universities are involved in some changing, so starting from next academic year the fdA graduate courses will change as follow:
Internships – practical work experience – are a means for testing and completing theoretical and methodological educational instruction.
Each internship is supported by an individual project included in the agreements signed by all involved parties.
is compulsory during the third year.
is compulsory at some point during the 2-year programme.
is optional. In these 3 last cases the beginning of an internship must be in preparation for students’ final thesis paper/project.
Some of our students have the opportunity to spend their internship in some of the most famous organisation like: