Master’s Degree of Art Director in Graphic Design - Major in Digital & Interactive Design
Certified level 7 by the French National Directory of Professional Certifications (RNCP)
Master’s Degree of Art Director in Graphic Design - Major in Digital & Interactive Design aims at developing the creative, conceptual and graphic dimension of the student throughout several cross-curricular projects.
This program will train creative students that are able to offer and present their ideas, to assemble a team and manage it, to surround themselves with qualified professionnals in order to fulfill an assignment, and carry out a project working for an agency or as a freelance.
Possible status, pace: You can apply to this Master's Degree as a graduate student, as part of your continuous education or with a work-study program (apprenticeships or vocational training schemes). Indicative pace: one week spent in school for every two weeks spent working in a company. 1120 hours of training. This program is APEL compatible.
Duration of the course: Two years
Career Prospects: Art Director in graphic design working in a communications agency, an advertising agency, or in the communications department of a company. The art director in graphic design specialising in digital design is in charge of a digital application's visual dimension and its user interface, whether it is a website, an app for smartphones or tablets or the opening titles of a TV show. He/she takes part to the various stages of the design, the negociations and the execution of a project. The art director conceives and manages the entire graphic design and allocates the work that needs to be carried out by the other professionals working on the project.
In Second Year, students in either specialisation have the opportunity to work together in collectives. Each collective / agency gets to define their visual identity and philosophy and then has to respond to a minimum of three briefs from real customers. The students get to cover all aspects of the project: design, implementation, financial management, production on relevant media, planning, team management, etc.