Creative Digital Media (MEDIA - 5M18518)

Overview

Course Duration One Year Full-time

Leads to NFQ Level 5 QQI Award in Media Production

Providing a broad introduction to the Media, this course will be particularly relevant to those who are interested in pursuing a career in a media-related area such as radio, TV & video production, graphic design and photography.

It will also provide valuable foundation skills for further study in areas like communications, journalism, advertising and audio visual studies.

Entry Requirements

This course is open to those who have completed the Leaving Certificate or its equivalent. It is targeted at students with a specific interest in this sector who are willing to get involved and participate during the college year. Since places on the course are limited, applicants will be interviewed.

Progression

One of the main aims of the course is to prepare a comprehensive portfolio that will help students to progress via the FETAC Higher Education Links Scheme to courses such as (for example):

  • BA (Honours) in Film & Television Production – IADT (DL834)
  • BA (Honours) in Visual Communications – IADT (DL826)
  • BA (Honours) in 3D Design, Modelmaking and Digital Art - IADT (DL828)
  • BA (Honours) in Photography – IADT (DL833)
  • BA (Honours) in New Media Studies - IADT (DL837)
  • BA (Film & Broadcasting) – DIT (DT504)
  • BA (Honours) in Communications – DCU (DC131)
  • BA (Honours) Media Studies - Maynooth University (MH109)

For full details of QQI requirements for progression to CAO courses please click here. Simply enter the code for the programme you are interested in or if you are not sure of the code choose the Select by Institution option, then click on Go.

Course content:

  • Script Writing
  • Digital Film Making & Post Production
  • Radio & Audio Production
  • News Writing & Newspaper Design
  • Photography
  • Photoshop
  • Graphic Design
  • Computer Illustration
  • Communications
  • Work Experience

Course Cost:

The cost of this course varies depending on an applicant's status. Further information on course charges is available here.

Events
Jan
26 2021
Information Evening
19-Sep-2020
Important update for new students.
03-Jun-2020
We would usually have an exhibition at the end of the year to showcase the work of the Art, Photography, Animation, Illustration, Media & Multimedia Courses. This was not possible this year, but this is a taste of what we do!
13-May-2020
We are accepting online applications for 2020/2021! For full list of courses see www.stillorgancollege.ie. We will shortly be conducting interviews via phone and video calls. Please go to our website stillorgancollege.ie and click
12-Mar-2020
Following guidance from the Department of Education, the college will be closed until April 20th.
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