M.A. Communication Design (Graphic Design)

Course Overview

M.A. Communication Design program in Graphic Design of JAIN (Deemed-to-be University) in Graphic Design program is a comprehensive journey through the diverse and dynamic world of visual communication. This program is structured around a wide range of subjects that encompass both foundational principles and specialized skills, ensuring that graduates are not only proficient designers but also well-rounded creative professionals.

Course Commencement

Date : August 2024

Eligibility

The qualification required to apply for the program is a minimum of 50% marks in the respective bachelor's degree from a recognized university

Curriculum Structure

Courses across the Semesters for M.A. Communication Design (Graphic Design) are as below:

Semester 1
  1. VISUAL DESIGN - PRINCIPLES AND APPLICATIONS/ Graphics and Visual Communication
  2. HISTORY OF ART AND DESIGN
  3. FOUNDATION ART
  4. BUSINESS MANAGEMENT FOR CREATIVE AND DESIGN DOMAINS
  5. PRODUCT DESIGN AND LEAN DESIGN PRINCIPLES
  6. STORY TELLING
  7. FUNDAMENTALS OF PHOTOGRAPHY
  8. RESEARCH ARTICLE 1
Semester 2
  1. INFORMATION DESIGN
  2. DEVELOPING VISUAL NARRATIVES
  3. Branding & Communication Design
  4. PUBLICATION & PRINT DESIGN
  5. PCL I - RESEARCH AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP PROJECT
  6. RESEARCH ARTICLE 2
  7. Open Elective

Semester 3
  1. APPLICATION UI DESIGN
  2. Motion Design
  3. TV Commercial Production Practice
  4. Package Design
Semester 4
  1. PORTFOLIO DEVELOPMENT
  2. PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE - INTERNSHIP
  3. MAJOR PROJECT
  4. PCL 2 - RESEARCH AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP PROJECT
  5. RESEARCH ARTICLE 3

Note:
Courses on offer are subject to change between semesters or academic years depending on relevant recommendations from experts in industry, academia and other important stakeholders

Exploring Opportunities Following M.A

Master Graduates in Graphic Design programs emerge with a versatile skill set that opens doors to diverse career opportunities. They acquire a solid design foundation, historical and cultural insights, and art business management skills. They excel in advertising, branding, and the highly sought-after skill of visual storytelling. Graduates develop research and analytical abilities, delve into dynamic motion graphics and animation, and master the art of crafting captivating narratives. They design user-friendly digital interfaces, specialize in editorial and print design, and combine research and entrepreneurship in innovative projects. They understand the power of social media, navigate media law and ethics, create interactive digital experiences, and design visually striking packaging. Moreover, they explore the exciting realm of game design, shaping graphics for the gaming industry.


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