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Art, Craft & Design

Course Code(s):  5M1984
QQI Award Code:  5M1984 Art, Craft and Design
Award:  National Framework of Qualifications level
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Longford 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 course is for people who always had an interest in art and would like to learn more, are creative & want to try different subjects to find out what you enjoy most and may want to prepare a portfolio for application to Art & Design Colleges.

What will you Study?

Drawing 5N1862
Printmaking 5N1373
Painting 5N1302
Sculpture 5N1918
Art Appreciation
Sculpture 5N1918
Ceramics 5N0759
Design skills
Ceramics 5N0759
Digital Photography 5N1270
Communications 5N0690
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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