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Lens Based Art - Photography & Video

Course Code(s):  5M2094 LBPX
QQI Award Code:  5M2094 Photography
Award:  National Framework of Qualifications level
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Limerick College of Further Education

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Course overview

Course Code 5M2094 LBPX
QQI Award Code 5M2094 Photography
Award National Framework of Qualifications level

Course Description

This 1 year full time programme provides a creative learning environment designed to meet the needs of aspiring artists, photographers and film-makers. The objective of the programme is to provide students with a broad educational experience within creative lens based media, with artistic expression being at the heart of the course.

What will you Study?

Image Processing 5N1292
Digital Photography 5N1270
Photography Techniques
Communications 5N0690
Work Experience 5N1356
History of Photography and Visual Culture
Traditional B/W Photography
Digital Editing
Cinematography Lighting Skills 5N5047
Script Writing
Cinematography Camera Operations
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