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Multimedia & Web Development

Course Code(s):  EMMWD
QQI Award Code: 
Award:  National Framework of Qualifications level
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Galway Community College

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Course overview

Course Code EMMWD
QQI Award Code
Award National Framework of Qualifications level

Course Description

This FETAC Level 6 Multimedia course is designed to equip the learner with a high level of knowledge, skill and competence within a range of subjects related to the multimedia industry. There is a strong emphasis on web development, project management, digital audio, image processing, animation and multimedia production as well as media industry awareness.

Multimedia is one of todays most powerful communications skills. This advanced course allows students to develop knowledge and skills to enhance their career and progression routes.

What will you Study?

Communications
Digital Imaging
eBusiness
Graphics and Animation
Multimedia Project Development
Multimedia Sound
Multimedia Technology
Web Authoring
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.

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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 Account Manager   Advertising Copywriter  
Graphic Designer   Creative Director  
Typographer   Illustrator - Technical / Medical  
Screen Printer   Software Production Co-ordinator  
Network Administrator   Network Engineer  
Web Designer / Developer   Database Administrator  
Web Editor   Multimedia Technical Manager  
Games Designer   Multimedia Developer  
Multimedia Designer   Android /iOS App Developer  
Web/Scrum Master   Multimedia Producer  
IT Consultant   Geographical Information Systems Technicians  
Computer Systems Analyst   IT Security Specialist  
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) Specialist   Data Analyst  
Test Lead - Software   Games Programmer  
Big Data Specialist   Technical Architect - Data  
Games Tester   Computer Scientist  
Forensic Computer Analyst   Engineer - Computer Hardware  
IT Manager   IT Project Manager  
Software Developer / Architect   Computer System Administrator  
Computer Systems Technician   Engineer - Software  
Computer Programmer   Multimedia Writer  
Software Localisation   Computer Assembly Technician  
Computer / IT Support Specialist   Data Virtualisation / Cloud Specialist  
Computer Trainer/Instructor   Director - TV/Film  
Screenwriter   Fashion Stylist  
Information Officer   Librarian / Archivist / Curator  
Photographer - Fashion, Press & Sport   Broadcasting Researcher  
Desktop Publisher   Originator  
Newspaper - Magazine Editor   Broadcasting Production Assistant  
Media Researcher   Journalist / Reporter  
Journalist - Radio/Television   Literary agent  
Writer   Lexicographer  

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.
Media & Publishing
Computers & ICT
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