Design for Humans ❯ ENG


Designer, the world is your dashboard.

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If you were looking for the perfect excuse to live in Italy, here there is a good one for you: the new and red-hot RUFA three-year Bachelor of Arts in Design, fully customized for international students. Entirely taught in English, this international Design course is the one you were absolutely waiting for. Come to Rome and you can live and study in the most beautiful city in the world. Here design found its birthplace, here history gave shape to civilization, empires, objects, ideas, tools. It is in Rome where technological and digital design and applications have always had a home.

With this course tomorrow’s designers can start reinventing the world today, changing the way we think of cities, applied prosthetic robotics, haptic perception, and digital devices.

RUFA is the best academy to prepare you for your future as a skilled and up-to-date designer: has been forming creatives for over 20 years. This course will provide you with a solid professional and business foundation that you can apply in product design, architectural and interior design, the film and video industry, scientific, robotic and prosthetic manufacturing enterprises. And while you spend three years enjoying the beauty and history of Rome, you may be inventing a future application that the whole world will be using some day.

Think about it.

Coordinators: Alessio Tommasetti and Paolo Buonaiuto
Tutor: Alessio Tommasetti
Lecturers: Marco Corsi, Claudio Esposito, Giorgio Marcatili, Saverio Massaro, Meltem Eti Proto, Leonardo Schillaci, Alessio Tommasetti.



Suggested training programme – Design Department

Total Credits180
I YEAR Architectural model-making675
Technical drawing and project design675
Basics of computer design675
History of design 1645
Design methodology675
Design 112150
3D digital modelling techniques 1 675
Technology of materials450
Basics of computer science450
Optional Subjetc4/
II YEAR History of design 2645
Types of art materials 675
Design 212150
Light design 1450
3D digital modelling techniques 2675
Product design 1675
Features of architecture and urban design675
Theory and practice of perspective drawing450
History of contemporary architecture645
III YEAR Art history: artistic styles and context645
Design 312150
Light design 2675
Product design 2675
Multimedia design675
Virtual architecture675
Educational activities chosen by the student6/

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