When aimed at the definition of social development strategies, Design can bring out the best of both human and natural resources, as well as create sustainable innovation in any political and social context in the world. It can promote the development of local communities and identities, trigger social evolution and gender emancipation processes, and activate new economies on a small or large scale.
Social Design can shape and envision a better future through a global "coopetitive" approach.
The Master of Arts in Design - Social Design will provide the students with the necessary tools to understand the new needs of the complex contemporary society, and to explore the possible scenarios within the global designer job in today's and tomorrow's world.
The program is recognized by Italian Ministry of Education and Research (MIUR) as a Master Of Arts Degree (120CFs).
Among the subjects:
Community Design, Anthropology, Product design, Communication Design, History of Art, Environmental Design, Sociology, Brand Strategy, International Cooperation, History of Design
Among the subjects:
Social Design Lab I, Ecology and Economy, Light Design, Design Management, Social Design Lab II, Co-design and Public Policies, Art Direction
Study Abroad Opportunities
Through exchange programmes, NABA's International Office encourages and supports students wishing to study abroad.
The office promotes educational experiences at numerous prestigious international partner universities worldwide. Thanks to this vast international network, students at NABA are able to spend periods of study abroad, enriching their educational curriculum and laying the groundwork for increasingly international future careers.
International study opportunities are mainly provided as part of the Erasmus+ project promoted by the European Commission, the International Exchange Program for destinations outside of Europe, the Semester Abroad Program at the Galileo Global Education and short summer courses.
NABA counts more than 50 cooperation agreements with European acade
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