The Graphic Design with Art & Media course is a one-year full-time course designed to introduce students to a range of fine arts (drawing & painting), design skills, graphic design, photography, film production & editing, and digital image processing.
It provides an excellent opportunity for students to prepare a high-quality portfolio of work for entry into third level art and design courses.
The course consists largely of class-based project work. This is complimented by visits to exhibitions, galleries, studios and art colleges.
QQI National Vocational Certificate Level 5 (5M2208)
Work Experience is an integral part of this course. This work placement provides students with first-hand experience of work in art & design related areas.
- Design Skills
- Graphic Design with Illustration
- Image Processing
- Work Experience
- Film Production & Editing
Students obtaining certification in this course may progress to further and higher education studies in the areas of art & design or other areas through the Higher Education Links Scheme.
Other options include entering direct employment in areas such as:
- Graphic Design
- Photographic assistant
- Fine Art Practitioner