Multimedia

Dublin City University

 

Course Name Multimedia
Course Provider Dublin City University
Course Code DC133
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major Dublin City University Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Dublin City Centre
Qualification Letters BSc (Hons)
Duration 3 years
Specific Subjects or Course Requirements General Entry Requirements
A minimum of six Leaving Certificate subjects at Grade O6/H7, which must include Mathematics and English or Irish. In addition, applicants must present at least two subjects at grade H5.

Minimum Specific Course Requirements
H4 English

The university does not award points for the subject of Mathematics at Leaving Certificate Ordinary Alternative or Foundation Level. This subject will be accepted for admission purposes into the University for this course.
Leaving Certificate General Entry Requirements

Expand+Age Limited for Entry
Applicants must be at least 16 years of age on 15 January of the year of entry.

Leaving Certificate Subject Combinations Certain subjects will not be scored separately if they occur in combination with subjects that are sim...

Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme (LCVP) Linked Modules

Distinction 66
Merit 46
Pass 28

Please note that LCVP link modules cannot be used as a subject for general or specific course entry requirements, but can be used for the calculation of points.
QQI FET Applicants General Information

Expand+All QQI awards are part of the new inclusive National Framework of Qualifications (NFQ), developed by QQI.

Applicants who have a full NFQ Level 5 award in the appropriate qualifications and modules, with a minimum of five distinctions, can be adm...

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Mature Applicants

Expand+Mature Applicants EU/EEA and Non-EU
DCU has an active mature student body and strongly encourages applications from mature candidates (those aged 23 years or above on 1 January in the year of entry). As a mature student, your wealth of knowledge an...

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Disability Access Route to Education DARE Web Page - Click Here
Recognition of Prior Learning RPL Web Page - Click Here
Number of Places 70
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CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20 January 2020 at 5:15pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1 February 2020 at 5:15pm

Late online application - restrictions apply (see page 3 2020 CAO Handbook): F...

Course Content

Expand+Why DCU?

Our teaching staff are experienced media professionals from research and industry

DCU’s BSc in Multimedia was the first of its type in Ireland, with a strong record of excellence record of excellence

Our graduates work at the h...

Subjects Taught

Expand+What Will I Study?
The following list includes optional modules:

Year 1
Critical Skills for Research and Production
Sound Production
Imaging and Design
Media Theory and History
Information Design
Responsive Media
Digital Video
Writ...

Careers or Further Progression Future Careers
Digital Project Manager
Game / App Designer
Graphic Design
UI Design
Interaction Design / User Experience Consultant
Digital Animator
Sound Designer / Editor
VFX Artist
Video Editor

In These Areas
Interaction Design Consultancy
Digital Media Agency
Web and App Design Agency
Broadcast Production – TV and Film
Advertising Agency
Social Media
Games Development
E-Commerce
Further Enquiries Dr.Dónal Mulligan
T +353 (0) 1 700 6128
E donal.mulligan@dcu.ie
Course Web Page Web Page - Click Here
 
Points History
Year Points
2019 403
2018 410
2017 431