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Art & Design - Portfolio

Course Code(s):  5M1984
QQI Award Code:  5M1984 Art, Craft and Design
Award:  National Framework of Qualifications level
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Waterford College of Further Education

Waterford College of Further Education


 
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Course overview

Course Code 5M1984
QQI Award Code 5M1984 Art, Craft and Design
Award National Framework of Qualifications level

Course Description

This is an intensive one-year course designed to provide experience in all the essential areas of art and design.

If you want to prepare a portfolio for application to third level art courses or if you have an interest in art and would like to develop existing skills, the art and design portfolio course will provide you with the opportunity to do so. This course will introduce you to a wide range of subjects and broaden your understanding of materials, techniques and processes.

What will you Study?

Appreciation of Art / Craft / Design
Ceramics 5N0759
Combined Materials 5N0764
Communications 5N0690
Design
Drawing 5N1862
Painting 5N1302
Photography
Sculpture 5N1918
Work Experience 5N1356
Important Colleges may add/remove modules to keep the course updated and to meet demands. Almost all PLC courses have a Work Experience module, which requires students to find their own placement in an area directly related to their course.

Progression to CAO Courses

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This course leads to a QQI Major Award, and provides progression opportunities to a number of Higher Education courses, including those in the CAO.

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AACDX 5M1984

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