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Creative Craft

Course Code(s):  5M2208
QQI Award Code:  5M2208 Design
Award:  National Framework of Qualifications level
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Sligo College of Further Education
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Course overview

Course Code 5M2208
QQI Award Code 5M2208 Design
Award National Framework of Qualifications level

Course Description

This very practical course has been designed to develop the creative craft skills of learners who want to design, manufacture and produce their own creative designs.

It is aimed at learners who have a flair for arts and crafts, but also want to gain the knowledge, skills and competencies to start their own business and sell the products they produce. Learners may also choose to progress their studies into Higher Education through the Higher Education Links Scheme.

What will you Study?

Design Skills 5N0784
Drawing 5N1862
Safety and Health 5N1794
Communications 5N0690
Work Experience 5N1356
Colour and Light 5N1919
Architectural Drawing 5N1558
Veenering and Marquetry 5N1365
Computer Aided Design 5N1604

Optional Modules:
Learners may also have the opportunity to study Maths as an extra module.
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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ADESX 5M2208

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