Coláiste Ide’s Art Department was delighted to received the support of Leargas to take part in the European Exchange Programme during the 2012/13 college year.
This involved a group of Art and Fashion students having the opportunity to travel to Florence Italy for three weeks of work experience. Students were chosen after a rigerous application and selection proceedure which was be based on aptitude, attendance, dedication and leadership skills and also on a suitability interview.
This exciting opportunity was open to all Art and Fashion Students who commenced in September 2012. The group was chosen in December and began a course of Italian language and cultural classes in preparation for their trip at the end of March.