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Professional Arts Practice - Advanced

Course Code(s):  6M4029
QQI Award Code:  6M4029 Art
Award:  National Framework of Qualifications level
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Course overview

Course Code 6M4029
QQI Award Code 6M4029 Art
Award National Framework of Qualifications level

Course Description

This is an Art, Craft & Design programme for students to advance their Art skills, whilst developing the necessary expertise to establish studios as Professional Artists/Designers/Craftspeople. There will be a high level of self exploration on the course and the students will be expected to do additional work outside course hours.

The course is suitable for students who are dedicated to establishing their own studio, who have sufficient experience in their subject areas and who are well able for self directed studies at an academic level.

What will you Study?

Painting 6N3452
Drawing 6N3569
History and Appreciation of Art and Design
Combined Materials 6N3587
Communications 6N1950
Creative Application Ceramics
Sculpture
Work Experience 6N1946
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)

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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CAO with Any QQI Major Award

To view additional CAO courses which this specific course may lead to, click on one of the Award Codes below:

Old FETAC Code New QQI Code
APAPX 6M4029

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Interior Architecture & Design St. John's Central College 
Photographic Studies St. John's Central College 
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Graphic Design & Illustration St. John's Central College 
Architectural Draughting St. John's Central College 
Art, Craft & Design Mallow College of Further Education 
Jewellery & Art Metal Craft St. John's Central College 
Art Kinsale College of Further Education 
Musical Instrument Making & Repair St. John's Central College 
Fine Art - Painting Sculpture St. John's Central College 
Architectural Technology St. John's Central College 
Photographic Studies St. John's Central College 
Design for Homes St. John's Central College 
Interior Architecture & Design - Advanced St. John's Central College 
Cartoon Animation - Advanced St. John's Central College 
Illustration St. John's Central College 
Musical Instrument Making & Repair - Advanced St. John's Central College 
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Art 2 Colaiste Stiofain Naofa CFE 
Furniture Design & Making 2 Colaiste Stiofain Naofa CFE 
Art - Advanced Kinsale College of Further Education 
Design for 3D Printing St. John's Central College 
Jewellery & Art Metal craft - Advanced St. John's Central College 
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Textiles Colaiste Stiofain Naofa CFE 
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Sample Careers

If you are interested in this course, then some of these occupations may be of interest. These suggestions are related by Career Sector and Career Interests, and may be worth exploring.
Advertising Art Director   Photographer  
Potter / Ceramicist   Sculptor  
Costume Designer   Illustrator - Technical / Medical  
Textile Designer   Artist  
Furniture Designer / Maker   Industrial Designer  
Illustrator   Screen Printer  
Typographer   Digital Media Designer  
Arts Administrator   Packaging Designer  
Architect - Conservation   Make-Up Artist - TV/Film  
Interior Architect / Designer   Graphic Designer  
Camera Operator   Dressmaker  
CAD Technician   Fashion Designer  
Film / Video Editor   Creative Director  
Architect   Animator  
Ceramics Technologist   Conservator - Museum / Art Gallery  
Musical Instrument Technician   Cabinet Maker  
Textile Machinery Technician   Bookbinder (Craft)  
Woodturner / Woodmachinist   Draughtsperson  
Instrument Craftsperson   Metal Fabricator  
Modelmaker   Jeweller / Silversmith / Goldsmith  
Printer   Glassmaker  
Toolmaker   Ergonomist  
Teacher - Art and Design    Architectural Technician / Technologist  
Carpenter / Joiner   Data Protection Officer  
Data Steward / Data Manager   Health & Safety Officer  
Data Scientist   Occupational Hygienist  
Cartoonist   Production Designer - TV/Film  
Theatre / Television Designer   Designer / Maker - Craft  
Horologist   Blacksmith  
Mechanical Engineering Draughtsperson   Transport Design Engineer  

Related Career Sectors

This course prepares people for careers typically found in the sectors below. You can explore information relating to these sectors by clicking on the titles below.
Art, Craft & Design
Business Organisation & Management
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National Statistics for this Award (All Ireland)

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