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Bachelor of Arts in Film and Animation

Starting from A.Y. 2022/23, the current BA in Media Design and Multimedia Arts will evolve into the BA in Film and Animation. 

The new BA aims at preparing artists and professionals in the field of audiovisual creations, in particular in the branch of cinema, in both live action productions and animations, and in all the traditional, contemporary and future applications including their hybrid products. The dynamic nature of this industry and of new technologies assumes the outlining, even in the short term, of new professional roles, and the BA lays the foundations to keep up with these changes.

 

Department: Design and Applied Arts
Area: Media Design and New Technologies
Title Awarded: First Level Academic Degree
Total Credits/Duration: Three years/180 CFA (1CFA=1ECTS)
Language: Italian - English
Campus: Milan - Rome*

*Teaching delivery campus subject to authorization by MUR for A.Y.2022/23

Academic Master in Sustainable Innovation Communication

Starting from A.Y. 2022/23 the new Academic Master in Sustainable Innovation Communication will enrich the NABA Communication and Graphic Design Area.

The Academic Master explores theories, methods and design approaches to contemporary communication through an intensive programme and helps students to develop cross-disciplinary analysis, cultural coding and language skills pertinent to the sustainable innovation of institutions, public and private companies. It provides students with the competences to design and plan communication systems in which marketing, strategy and creativity are integrated with coherence and harmony in order to enhance the eco-systemic impact of cultural and technological innovations.


Department: Design and Applied Arts
Area: Communication and Graphic Design
Title Awarded: First Level Academic Master Degree
Total Credits/Duration: One year/60 CFA (1CFA=1ECTS)
Language: Italian - English
Campus: Milan, Rome*

*Teaching delivery campus subject to authorisation by MUR for A.Y.2022/23
 

Academic Master in New Urban Design

Starting from A.Y. 2022/23 the Academic Master in New Urban Design will enrich the NABA Design Area, subject to authorisation by the Ministry of University and Research currently in progress.


The Academic Master gives a new perspective on the role of urban designers, and allows the students to enhance their experience in reading into, interpreting and designing cities to face the new complexity of urban contexts, and complement it with practical actions also establishing relationships with local and international partners. Through the research of new ways to understand the city, this course develops the specific necessary skills to carry out new urban design projects, with specific attention to service design.

 

Department: Design and Applied Arts
Area: Design
Title Awarded: First Level Academic Master
Total Credits/Duration: One year/60 CFA (1CFA=1ECTS)
Language: Italian - English
Campus: Milan
 

Academic Master in Fashion Digital Marketing

Starting from A.Y. 2022/23 the new Academic Master in Fashion Digital Marketing will expand the NABA Fashion Design Area academic offer, subject to authorisation by the Ministry of University and Research currently in progress.


The Academic Master is an intensive study path that analyses the developments of the contemporary fashion system in terms of marketing, communication and culture, with the aim of preparing professionals in the digital marketing field, capable of creating specific contents and strategies for fashion and lifestyle brands. With the study of digital technologies, tools and media within theoretical and project-based courses, where lectures are complemented by seminars and thematic workshops, the students can develop a self-sufficient, innovative and sustainable approach.

 

Department: Design and Applied Arts
Area: Fashion Design
Title Awarded: First Level Academic Master
Total Credits/Duration: One year/60 CFA (1CFA=1ECTS)
Language: Italian - English
Campus: Milan

Academic Master in Art and Ecology

Starting from A.Y. 2022/23 the new Academic Master in Art and Ecology will enrich the NABA Visual Arts Department, subject to authorisation by the Ministry of University and Research currently in progress.


The Academic Master provides the students with a cross-disciplinary methodological approach and the needed tools to fulfil the most urgent issues related to landscape, environmental protection, biodiversity and sustainability, by connecting artistic creativity, design practice and scientific knowledge. Through theoretical seminars, experimental workshops and field research, the students explore the dynamics and stratifications that define an ecosystem (natural and social).

 

Department: Visual Arts
Title Awarded: First Level Academic Master
Total Credits/Duration: One year/60 CFA (1CFA=1ECTS)
Language: Italian - English
Campus: Milan

Master of Arts in Creative Media Production

Starting from A.Y. 2022/23 the Master of Arts in New Technologies for Arts will change its name in Creative Media Production.

 

The course investigates the complexity of the physical and digital world, inquired and narrated through video cameras, microphones, databases, and sensors. It explores the creative possibilities offered by traditional and experimental audiovisual media and by new technologies. The MA is grounded on solid theories and methods to develop an innovative artistic expressive representation of reality through linear and non-linear audiovisual productions, enhanced by the adoption of creative coding, human-computer interaction, x-reality, visual and generative sound design.

 

Department: Design and Applied Arts
Area: Media Design and New Technologies Title Awarded: Second Level Academic Degree in New Technologies for Arts
Total Credits/Duration: Two years/120 CFA (1CFA=1ECTS)
Language: Italian - English
Campus: Milan

University Master's Degree in Fashion Law - Blended

Starting from A.Y. 2022/23, the didactic offer will be enriched by the new University Master's Degree in Fashion Law, resulting from the collaboration between NABA and the International Telematic University UNINETTUNO. With its innovative blended formula that provides for both online, on the UNINETTUNO e-learning platform, and in presence front lessons on the NABA Milan campus, the course intends to train highly qualified professionals capable of managing the business, legal, technological, and marketing aspects of the fashion and textile industry in a systematic and multidisciplinary way, at national and international level, with a focus on sustainability (environmental, economic, and socio-cultural) and digitalisation aspects.

 

Title Awarded: First Level University Master's Degree
Total Credits/Duration: One year/60 CFU (1CFU=1ECTS)
Language: English (simultaneous translation available)
Formula: blended (online on the UNINETTUNO e-learning platform and in presence in NABA Milan Campus)
Accredited by: International Telematic University UNINETTUNO

Master of Arts in User Experience Design

Rome Campus

Starting from the A.Y. 2022/23 the NABA Campus in Rome will enrich its academic offer with four new Two-year Master of Arts programmes already in force at NABA Milan, subject to the authorisation of the courses’ teaching delivery campus by the Ministry of University and Research: among them, the Master of Arts in User Experience Design.

 

The two-year path provides the theoretical, technical and methodological skills for the design of complex digital communication systems. Through a continuous synthesis between creativity and strategy, and with an analytical and systemic approach to design that refers to cognitive psychology and contemporary visual culture, the MA deals with the study and design of digital interfaces and has a focus on user experience (UX/UI) as well as on information architecture.

 

Department: Design and Applied Arts
Area: Communication and Graphic Design
Title Awarded: Second Level Academic Degree in Communication Design
Total Credits/Duration: Two years/120 CFA (1CFA=1ECTS)
Language: Italian - English
Campus: Milan - Rome

Master of Arts in Visual Design and Integrated Marketing Communication

Rome Campus

Starting from the A.Y. 2022/23 the NABA Campus in Rome will enrich its academic offer with four new Two-year Master of Arts programmes already in force at NABA Milan, subject to the authorisation of the courses’ teaching delivery campus by the Ministry of University and Research: among them, the Master of Arts in Visual Design and Integrated Marketing Communication.

 

The two-year path provides a synthesis between the typical marketing approach, as usually covered in more corporate business oriented courses, to help students develop a solid background in the field, and the artistic-expressive approach as also used by new technologies, gaining a wide range of technical and design production skills. By working on real briefs, they have the chance to put their acquired skills into practice and to undertake all phases of complex communication projects.

 

Department: Design and Applied Arts
Area: Communication and Graphic Design
Title Awarded: Second Level Academic Degree in Communication Design
Total Credits/Duration: Two years/120 CFA (1CFA=1ECTS)
Language: Italian - English
Campus: Milan - Rome

Master of Arts in Fashion and Costume Design

Rome Campus

Starting from A.Y. 2022/23 the new Master of Arts in Fashion and Costume Design will expand the NABA Fashion Design Area academic offer, subject to authorisation by the Ministry of University and Research currently in progress, in the Rome Campus.

This MA gives the students the necessary skills to handle experimental, workshop-based, and cultural design projects that are linked to fashion and costume design. Over the two years, they will learn the elements of the fashion and costume language and how to methodologically transfer them into both the design and creation of a clothing collection and into the context of haute couture and performing arts' costume design.

 

Department: Design and Applied Arts
Area: Fashion Design
Title Awarded: Second Level Academic Degree in Fashion and Textile Design
Total Credits/Duration: Two years/120 CFA (1CFA=1ECTS)
Language: Italian - English
Campus: Rome

Master of Arts in Visual Arts and Curatorial Studies

Rome Campus

Starting from the A.Y. 2022/23 the NABA Campus in Rome will enrich its academic offer with four new Two-year Master of Arts programmes already in force at NABA Milan, subject to the authorisation of the courses’ teaching delivery campus by the Ministry of University and Research: among them, the Master of Arts in Visual Arts and Curatorial Studies.

 

Established in 2006, the MA combines solid training in artistic production with highly specialised curatorial practice. Lead by globally recognised artists, curators, critics and intellectuals, the programme explores the relationship between art, visual culture, aesthetics and social dynamics, focusing on the main research and theoretical methodologies of contemporary art. Given the solid positioning of the NABA Visual Arts Department within the contemporary art system, students will tackle interdisciplinary activities, and new training and operating models in contemporary art.

 

Department: Visual Arts
Title Awarded: Second Level Academic Degree
Total Credits/Duration: Two years/120 CFA (1CFA=1ECTS)
Language: Italian - English
Campus: Milan - Rome

Academic Master in Screenwriting for Series

Rome Campus

Starting from A.Y. 2022/23 the new Academic Master in Screenwriting for Series will expand the NABA Media Design and New Technologies Area academic offer, subject to authorisation by the Ministry of University and Research currently in progress, in the Rome Campus.

Through an intensive programme that integrates theories, methods and design practices by developing cross-disciplinary skills of analysis and cultural coding of contemporary languages, this Master intends to train professionals figures in the field of audio-visual screenwriting, who are capable of intercepting themes and narratives of a constantly evolving world for the development of cinematographic or serial projects of national and international relevance.

 

Department: Design and Applied Arts
Area: Media Design and New Technologies
Title Awarded: First Level Academic Master
Total Credits/Duration: One year/60 CFA (1CFA=1ECTS)
Language: Italian - English
Campus: Rome