Duration: One year
Intake: November 2018
Course Language: Italian with simultaneous translation in English
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The Master in Industrial Design offers a higher level of education in the design of consumer item, furnishings and service. The analysis of real cases is the basis of our teaching methodology. Students will have the opportunity to deepen disciplines such as Industrial Design, techniques of representation, history of living and design.

Study Plan

Industrial design
Ergonomic issues
Interior design
Aided design and techniques of representation
Design and market
History of home and design

Teaching activities are structured through lectures, tutorials, workshops, guided tours to museums and exhibitions, participation in competitions (individual and group). For each academic year ISD schedules a series of seminars, conferences and interactive workshops lead by ISD teachers and external Italian or foreign experts. The topics are usually on the borderline between the different departmental areas and they have been designed to achieve a tangible result.

The attendance is full-time and mandatory.

To be admitted to each subject’s exams, students must attend at least 70% of lessons and do all the scheduled exercises.

Admission Requirements

University studies, post-diploma studies or significant work experience in the disciplinary area of Fashion.

Send by e-mail to interstudent@isdnapoli.it or by fax +39 081 19305621 with the enclosed Application Form completed, curriculum vitae, copy of University transcripts and degree, portfolio of 5-10 design projects and a photocopy of passport. Within 10 days after the receipt of the above documents, the student will be informed by e-mail about the outcome of application.

Application deadline

The enrollment must be sent to International Office at least 30 days before the beginning of the course. The programme has restricted entry. Enrollments are awarded depending on availability of places.

Istituto Superiore di Design
Via Duomo 61
80138 Napoli
t +39 081 44 04 95

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