Saint-Etienne Higher School of Art and Design is inviting students interested into studying Art and Design in France to attend the International Preparatory Class “La Coursive”.

The aims of the programme:

  • Prepare students for the entrance exams for French Art & design schools: study guidance and advice on the best suited schools, portfolio editing, training for interviews.
  • Reach B2 level in French (CECR): develop both written and oral comprehension in French in artistic contexts, discover the French approach to Art & design.
  • Get a taste of art and design as taught in France through project development, practical work and start shaping who you want to be as an artist/ designer.

Programme starts September 1st, 2020 and ends April 16th, 2021. The applicants have to be over 18 years old and hold a diploma of end of secondary education and show proficiency in French language level (B1 minimum).

Applications are open from December 1st, 2019 until May 31st 2020.

Find more information about the International Preparatory Class here and here.


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