FACULTY OF ARTS AND DESIGN
UNDERGRADUATE ACADEMIC STUDIES
The study program of undergraduate academic studies at Faculty of Arts and Design belongs to the educational and artistic field of arts, applied arts and design, and contains all the elements stipulated by law.
Undergraduate academic studies of applied arts and design at Faculty of Arts and Design last four years and have 240 ECTS. Upon completion of undergraduate academic studies, students gain the title of graduate applied artist. The study program is realized through the following modules:
- Module 1: Graphic Design
- Module 2: Industrial Design
- Module 3: Interior Design
- Module 4: Fashion Design
The Faculty realizes successful cooperation with prominent European faculties in the field of applied arts and design. Faculty of Arts and Design has signed a cooperation and student exchange agreement with one of the 20 leading universities in Europe, Italian University Politecnico di Milano, which provides two one-semester scholarships for second, third or fourth year students for one-semester schooling in Milan. Within the framework of the agreement, each year Faculty of Arts and Design organizes a workshop entitled Water Living (molim Vas za tačan naziv radionice ovde, ja nemam preciznu informaciju o nazivu), where students of the Faculty have the opportunity to exchange experiences with colleagues from Milan.
At the Graphic Design module students acquire theoretical and practical knowledge, master the methodology and practical skills, as well as competences necessary for professional conceptualization and realization of the design of packaging, posters, leaflets, catalogs, books, publications, web presentations, electronic pages, animation and animated design, etc. During the studies, students master the necessary tools for graphic design, such as Adobe In Design, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Premiere, Adobe After Effects, Adobe Dreamweaver, Adobe Flash, etc.
At the Industrial Design module, students master the theoretical and practical knowledge, methodology and practical skills, as well as competences necessary for professional conceptualization and realization of the consumer goods design, different purposes industrial products design, solutions in transport design, etc. During the studies, students master the necessary tools for industrial design, such as: Rhino 3D, Key Shot, V-Ray, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Sketchbook Pro, etc.
The Interior Design module provides theoretical and practical knowledge, methodology and practical skills, as well as competences necessary for professional conceptualization and realization of the interior design of residential buildings, business offices, public buildings, educational and cultural institutions, interior and catering facilities, furniture design, etc. During the course, students master the necessary tools for professional interior design, such as Auto Cad, Photoshop, Windows (Word, Power Point, Excel), 3D Max, Sketch Up, and Design and Architectural Drawing Skills.
At the Fashion Design module, students master the theoretical and practical knowledge, methodology and practical skills, as well as competences necessary for professional conceptualization and realization of the uniquely designed clothing items as well as mass produced ones, clothes accessories design, haute couture design, clothing design of a broad range, and the realization of costume designs, etc. Students also master the skills and techniques of tailoring, clothes designing and modeling, sewing and correcting, painting of fabrics, textile printing, macramé, application, various types of textile experiments, etc. During the studies, they learn to use the necessary tools for fashion designing, such as Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator, whereby they realizes numerous design solutions within professional subjects and fashion technical drawings.
Faculty of Arts and Design educates professionals for applied arts and design, according to the defined modules. The teaching process is focused on the education and training of students for independent and team professional work, for the professions defined by the modules. To this end, the study program is organized in such a way as to provide students with the necessary general artistic and specific knowledge and skills needed for applied artists and designers. In addition, the curriculum is designed to provide training for those occupations for which there is a demand in the economy, cultural institutions, cultural projects, and society as a whole. In this way, graduate students can contribute to the development of the overall cultural space, especially in the areas belonging to applied arts and design. Students are also trained to actively and individually cooperate in artistic teams, with cultural institutions and the economy.
Teachers and visiting lecturers at Faculty of Arts and Design are prominent and recognized creative artists in the field of applied arts and design (graphic design, industrial design, interior design, stage design, fashion design), in the field of fine arts, as well as prominent theoreticians in the field of social sciences and humanities. Teaching is complemented by the sessions and talks with prominent artists and theoreticians.
Undergraduate academic studies at Faculty of Arts and Design are organized in such a way as to encourage the cooperation between the economy and creative practice, in line with the modern environment, in order to push the boundaries between businesses and creativity, changing the perception of how they function together along the way.