Specialisation Courses

Course in Illustration for Children’s and Teenagers' Publications

Develop your registers and add to your professional dossier in a sector with high demand for illustrations: publications for children and young people

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  • UAB Specialisation Course
  • Code: 1286/16
  • 16th edition
  • Modality: Onsite
  • Credits: 15 ECTS
  • Start date: 08/02/2022
  • Finish date: 31/05/2022
  • Places: 26
  • Orientation: Professional
  • Price: 1800 €
  • Teaching language: Spanish
  • Location: EINA, Centre Universitari de Disseny i Art de Barcelona

The Specialisation in Illustration for Children and Youth Publications at EINA, coordinated by Gabriela Rubio, will allow you to carry out leisure and general interest projects for different areas of publishing:  pre-reading publications, magazine illustration, narrative books, textbooks and children’s picture books. 

This course has been offered for fourteen years over which, as well as the regular teaching staff, it has been taught by other big names in the sector such as Ricardo Alcántara, Arnal Ballester, Santiago Beascoa, Rosa María Budó, Anna Castagnoli, Teresa Duran, Sebastián García, Schnetzer, Flavio Morais, Helenio Picó, Imma Pla and Pep Rosell.

The programme is aimed at anyone interest in illustration and children’s publishing or related to the world of Design, Fine Art, Advertising, Communication, Graphic Art, Animation, Comics. 

This course will enable you to develop your own registers and adjust them to the specific characteristics of working with publications for Young people, as well as acquiring a broad, real and unprejudiced view of what it means to be a Children’s Illustrator.  

Scholarships and financial aid

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Coordinating centres

EINA, Centro Universitario de Diseño y Arte de Barcelona


Berta Fort

Phone: 932030923

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