Art Craft & Design- Portfolio Preparation

Liberties College


Course Name Art Craft & Design- Portfolio Preparation
Course Provider Liberties College
Alternative Provider(s) City of Dublin ETB
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Course Code 5M1984
Course Type PLC Post Leaving Cert
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Level 5 Certificate (Level 5 NFQ)  More info... Major QQI Level 5 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time
Location (Districts) Liberties
Course Content

Expand+This is a one-year foundation course in Art and Design. There is a strong emphasis on art practice and portfolio preparation. Students work in a range of media focusing on the completion of work to the standard required for entry to Art and Design co...

FET Code 5M1984 - Art, Craft & Design
Duration 1 year
Comment Certification
QQI Level 5 Art, Craft and Design 5M1984
Number of Places 30
Course Fee

Expand+There are no tuition fees for students who are citizens of Ireland or another European Union State. For all students there is a moderate course charge to cover expenses such as examination fees and specialist materials supplied directly to students....

Financial Support Students may be eligible for a means tested maintenance grant under the Maintenance Grants Scheme for students attending Post Leaving Certificate Courses. General information and application details may be obtained on You can submit your application for a Maintenance Grant once you have secured a college place.

Candidates are advised to apply for a grant as soon as they have secured a college place in order to have time to submit all documents required.
Interview Yes
Application Date Admission Dates

Round 1 March 2019 Saturday

Round 2 April 2019 Wednesday

Round 3 May 2019 Tuesday

Round 4 August 2019 To be confirmed


Due to the high level of interest in some course areas, interview panels fill up quickly.

Liberties College reserves the right to close application to courses when interview panels are full.

Every effort will be made to accommodate applicants in subsequent interview rounds.
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Subjects Taught Principal Areas of Study

Portfolio Preparation
Design Skills
Combined Materials (mixed materials – glass, plastic,metal)
Appreciation of Art, Craft and Design
Work Experience

Modules offered may be subject to change.
Entry Requirements

Expand+General Entry Requirements:
•You should be at least 17 years of age.
•Two references must be presented at interview.
•Leaving Certificate standard is required; or Pass Level (120 credits) in the Leaving Certificate Applied. Individual courses may ...

Careers or Further Progression Progression:

•6M4029 QQI Level 6 Professional Arts Practice
•Merit profile required

•LY437 Animation – Letterkenny IT
•AL861 Animation and Illustration – Athlone IT
•LY408 Design – Letterkenny IT
•LY427 Digital Film and Video – Letterkenny IT
•LY447 Fashion with Promotion – Letterkenny IT

Trainee positions in Art, Craft and Design related areas.
Further Enquiries Phone: 01 454 0044
Fax: 01 454 6348
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