Design - Visual Communication - Grangegorman

TU Dublin - City Campus

 

Course Name Design - Visual Communication - Grangegorman
Course Provider TU Dublin - City Campus
Alternative Provider(s) TU Dublin - Technological University Dublin
Course Code TU973
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major Technological University Dublin Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Dublin City Centre
Qualification Letters BA (Hons)
Duration 4 Years
Specific Subjects or Course Requirements Irish Leaving Certificate

Minimum No of Subjects: 6
Higher: 2 H5s

Applicants will be advised of and must submit a portfolio in March

For further information go to:
https://www.tudublin.ie/study/undergraduate/courses/design-visual-communication-tu973/?keywords=tu973

* Restricted Programme = You must apply to CAO by 1st February at 5pm if you wish to apply for a restricted programme.
Leaving Certificate General Entry Requirements

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To be eligible for consideration for a programme an applicant must possess the minimum entry requirements for that programme.

Selection for entry to TU Dublin programmes will be determined on the basis of examination sc...

Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP The University recognises the Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme (LCVP) for admission purposes and results in the Link Modules element of the programme will be considered as follows:

Distinction 66 points
Merit 46 points
Pass 28 points

The Link Modules can be used as one of the six subjects for overall points calculation and may also be considered as a subject for the purposes of minimum entry requirements, dependent on the programme for which you are applying.
Leaving Certificate Applied Programme LCAP Leaving Certificate Applied Programme
The Leaving Cert Applied Programme will not meet minimum entry requirements and will not be awarded points.
QQI FET Applicants General Information https://www.tudublin.ie/study/undergraduate/how-to-apply/entry-pathways/qqi/
QQI FET Entry Requirements Web Page - Click Here
Mature Applicants Age Requirement
To be classified as a mature student, you must be 23 years of age or older on or before 1st January in the year you’re applying. You must also be an Irish/EU citizen.

You make your application for admission to the first year of any undergraduate full-time course through the Central Applications Office (CAO).

For further information go to:
http://www.tud.ie/cao/entry-routes/mature-students/
Higher Education Access Route HEAR Web Page - Click Here
Disability Access Route to Education DARE Web Page - Click Here
Number of Places 38
Link to Course Fee Web Page - Click Here
Financial Support https://www.tudublin.ie/study/undergraduate/grants/
CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Entry 2022 - Restricted Course

Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20 January 2022 at 5pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1 February 2022 at 5pm

Be sure to complete any action well in advance of ...

Restricted Entry Yes
Course Content

Expand+What is... Design - Visual Communication?

The work of the Design – Visual Communication graduate is all about breathing life into images, text and concepts, turning them on their head and communicating them in a fresh way to a wide audience.

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Subjects Taught

Expand+Year 1

Studio Practice:
Visual Exploration & Design Process
What is Design? (Professional Practice)
Drawing
Design Applications

Critical Theory:
Introduction to Design
Design and Contemporary Society

Year 2

Studio Practice:
Design ...

Comment Campus Location: Grangegorman
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+What are my career opportunities?
Graduates work in design consultancies, advertising agencies, publishing, media groups and in private practice.

Graphic Designer
Production Designer (theatre, television, film)
Junior Designer
Freelance Graphi...

Further Enquiries Contact Us
School Administrator
creativearts@TUDublin.ie
(01) 2206164
Course Web Page Web Page - Click Here
International Students Web Page - Click Here
 
Points History
Year Points
2021 700 # (Test / Interview / Portfolio / Audition)
2020 717 # (Test / Interview / Portfolio / Audition)
2019 667 # (Test / Interview / Portfolio / Audition)