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Performing Arts - Theatre, Film & TV Acting

Course Code(s):  5M5151
QQI Award Code:  5M5151 Performing Arts
Award:  National Framework of Qualifications level
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Sallynoggin College of Further Education

Sallynoggin College of Further Education


 
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Course overview

Course Code 5M5151
QQI Award Code 5M5151 Performing Arts
Award National Framework of Qualifications level

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