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Furniture Design

Course Code(s):  5M2012
QQI Award Code:  5M2012 Furniture Design and Making
Award:  National Framework of Qualifications level
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Course overview

Course Code 5M2012
QQI Award Code 5M2012 Furniture Design and Making
Award National Framework of Qualifications level

Course Description

The furniture design course will appeal to learners who will enjoy the use of creative techniques and who are interested in learning a range of skills to design and make innovative furniture.

What will you Study?

Drawing 5N1862
Design
Furniture Making 5N1275
Architectural Drawing 5N1558
Computer Aided Design 5N1604
Ceramics 5N0759
Sculpture 5N1918
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

Higher Education Links Scheme (HELS)

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AFURX 5M2012

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