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|QQI Award Code||5M1981 Creative Craft|
This course offers the student the opportunity to learn how to make and repair a range of stringed and fretted musical instruments, acoustic and electric. The student will learn specialist woodworking skills and develop their creative abilities through designing their own instruments.
Design Skills (5N0784)
Veneering & Marquetry (5N1365)
Work Practice (5N1433)
Appreciation of Art Craft & Design (5N0755)
The Internet (5N1611)
Materials & Finishes (5N1456)
Musical Instrument Woodcraft (5N0567)
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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