The Foundation Course (Upgrade Applied Arts) is one year: it is a fundamental shift towards of applied arts and design studies. It has two objectives:

  • upgrade your artistic skills and give you the basics of design and applied arts;
  • allow you to mature your choice of orientation towards design and applied arts, and choose your career guidance.

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The Foundation Course offers a complete education, formal and practical in design and applied arts: graphics, visual culture, design and visual expression, storyboard, technical drawing, computer graphics.

The MANAA issue further general education (French, mathematics, English, etc.). It directs students to the BTS and professional training



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Training Program

  • graphics
  • Image culture
  • plastic drawing and Expression
  • Technical drawing
  • Infographics
  • Rough storyboard
  • Living model
  • General Education


  • Illustrator
  • Photoshop
  • Indesign

Admission to school

  • Bac or equivalent
  • File & maintenance (presentation of personal work)

Training Available

  • Initial training.
  • Training (CIF, FC ...).

After the Foundation Course, students can move towards a BTS on our professional training or apply for assistance of major art schools.

Program taught in:
  • French

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