The first graduation of designers from PetrSU

The defense of the diploma projects of the first issue of the “Design” direction took place.
This year the Department of Technology, Fine Arts and Design of the Institute of Pedagogy and Psychology of PetrSU graduates designers for the first time. On June 11, the first defense of their graduation projects took place.

The final qualifying work (WQW) is a work that demonstrates the level of preparedness of a graduate for independent professional activity. 9 designers presented their projects at a very high professional level. There were projects for a children’s book publication and a children’s illustrated book, the creation of a social poster, the development of an emblem for a musical group, a corporate identity for a commercial organization, the Botanical Garden of PetrSU, the Museum of History and Local Lore, the Karelian Resource Center for the Development of Social Technologies, the creation of an original layout of a board game.

All works were professionally presented and highly appreciated by the examination committee, which included the chairman – head of the graphic design department, member of the Union of Artists of Russia of St. Petersburg State University of Industrial Technologies and Design M.R. n. T.A. Voloshin, Associate Professor of the Department, Ph.D. I.A. Vlasova, chairman of the Karelian regional branch of the Union of Designers of Russia E.Yu. Permyakov, director of the printing company “Your Printing House” T. Liukkonen.

Our graduates are young but very talented designers! It’s nice to get a high mark on the training of professionals in our university. Thanks to all teachers and partners who have invested in the development of the educational program “Design” here in Karelia, proudly says the head of the department TIIiD T.A. Voloshin.