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Art, Craft Design




 

Junior Cycle - Art, Craft Design

Subject Group: Artistic
These subjects involve developing creativity and the appreciation of the work of others. This involves learning the methods and techniques of the subject and producing your own work using these skills.

Brief Description:

This course aims to develop the expressive, communicative and functional modes of art, craft and design in the individual within the art class with drawing as the central activity.


How will Art, Craft Design be useful to me?

Many of the skills you learn while studying Art, Craft, Design are very useful outside of school and in whatever job you choose to do in the future. There are many career opportunities - areas such as: photography, illustration, interior/industrial/fashion design, education and architecture.


Note: A new specification for Junior Cycle Art, Craft, Design will be taken by first year students from September 2017.


The draft specification for Junior Cycle Visual Art can be accessed here


View / Download Art, Craft Design Factsheet [pdf file]
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