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Art & Design

Course Code(s):  5M1985
QQI Award Code:  5M1985 Art
Award:  National Framework of Qualifications level
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Inchicore College of Further Education

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Course overview

Course Code 5M1985
QQI Award Code 5M1985 Art
Award National Framework of Qualifications level

Course Description

We offer a one year, full time course which gives students a solid foundation in the necessary skills, knowledge and attitudes required for further education or a career in Art, Craft or Design. On completion of the course, the student should have a body of work which shows a wide range of experience as well as a sense of focus and direction. In the second and third terms of the year, many of the students will be applying to third level colleges of Art and Design. Guidance and assistance in selecting and organising work into a portfolio will be available to these students.

What will you Study?

Drawing 5N1862
Design
Painting 5N1302
Sculpture 5N1918
Printmaking 5N1373
Combined Materials 5N0764
Metal Craft
Digital Photography 5N1270
Image Processing 5N1292
Appreciation of Art, Craft and 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.

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