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Web Authoring & Multimedia

Course Code(s):  5M2146
QQI Award Code:  5M2146 Multimedia Production
Award:  National Framework of Qualifications level
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Ballsbridge College of Further Education

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Course overview

Course Code 5M2146
QQI Award Code 5M2146 Multimedia Production
Award National Framework of Qualifications level

Course Description

This course is designed to equip students with specialist skills in the use and design of digital multimedia including graphics, sound and digital movies for web-based presentation on the internet. It will involve training in the specialist computer graphics, animation and multimedia software packages in current use.

This course is particularly suited to those who have an interest in computer graphics and web-based multimedia. Successful students will need an artistic flair for use in multimedia-rich website development and a deep commitment to developing the wide range of computer skills necessary for this fast changing environment.

What will you Study?

Image Processing 5N1292
Web Authoring 5N1910
Multimedia Authoring 5N1299
Media Analysis 5N1298
Multimedia Project Development 5N1300
Internet
Design
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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Old FETAC Code New QQI Code
EMMPX 5M2146

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Digital Media Content Manager   Animator  
Digital Media Designer   CAD Technician  
Data Scientist   ICT Staff - EU  
Network Administrator   Web Designer / Developer  
Network Engineer   Software Production Co-ordinator  
Database Administrator   Web Editor  
Android /iOS App Developer   Multimedia Technical Manager  
Games Designer   Web/Scrum Master  
Multimedia Producer   Multimedia Developer  
Multimedia Designer   IT Consultant  
Forensic Computer Analyst   Computer Scientist  
Games Programmer   Geographical Information Systems Technicians  
Big Data Specialist   Games Tester  
Technical Architect - Data   Software Developer / Architect  
Computer Programmer   Computer Systems Technician  
Data Analyst   IT Security Specialist  
Engineer - Computer Hardware   IT Manager  
IT Project Manager   Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) Specialist  
Test Lead - Software   Engineer - Software  
Computer Systems Analyst   Computer System Administrator  
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Computer Assembly Technician   Computer Trainer/Instructor  
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Engineer - Telecommunications   Librarian / Archivist / Curator  
Information Officer   Desktop Publisher  
Newspaper - Magazine Editor   Broadcasting Researcher  
Originator   Photographer - Fashion, Press & Sport  
Broadcasting Production Assistant   Media Researcher  
Writer   Journalist / Reporter  
Literary agent   Journalist - Radio/Television  

Related Career Sectors

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Computers & ICT
Media & Publishing
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