Graphic Design

O'Fiaich Institute of Further Education

 

Course Name Graphic Design
Course Provider O'Fiaich Institute of Further Education
Alternative Provider(s) Louth & Meath ETB
Course Code 5M1995
Course Type PLC Post Leaving Cert
Qualifications
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, Daytime
Location (Districts) Dundalk
Course Content Course Aim
Graphic design is a way for communication as well as self-expression. It is about communicating visually in order to inform, educate, entertain or persuade. Students are offered the opportunity to explore aspects of design with a view to identifying strengths and achieving their aims, be it in assembling a portfolio to gain entry to a degree course, or to proceed to employment.
FET Code 5M1995 - Graphic Design
Duration 1 Year
Comment Certification
5M1995 QQI Level 5 Graphic Design
Alternative Entry Mature students are very welcome on all courses in O'Fiaich Institute of further Education and the number of mature students is rising steadily. Some mature students are eligible for VTOS scheme (Vocational Training Opportunities Scheme).
Course Fee

Expand+Student Services Costs: €200
Government Levy (PPC): €200

The following categories of participant are exempt from paying the Government Levy (PPC):
-Full medical Card holders in their own right and their dependent children
-Those who are eli...

Financial Support View www.susi.ie
Interview Round 1 - Wednesday 11th March 2020, Round 2 - Wednesday 1st April 2020, Round 3 - Tuesday 26th & Wednesday 27th May 2020, Applications receive on or after the 1st June will not be interviewed until late August.
Application Date You can apply online to Ó Fiaich Institute of Further Education. Applications for the each academic year will open from January 1st.

Please note a valid email address and mobile phone number must be given as all correspondence will be made via mobile phone and email.

Course Admission Interviews take place during March, April & May with course offers issued thereafter. Applications receive on or after the 1st June will not be interviewed until late August 2020.
Application Weblink Web Page - Click Here
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment PLC Courses begin in September 2020
Subjects Taught Course Modules
Drawing
Painting
Combined Materials
Printmaking
Graphic Design Skills
Design Skills
Image Processing
Communications
Work Experience
Mature Entry Places Yes
Entry Requirements All our Level 5 PLC courses are open to school leavers (Leaving Cert/ Leaving Cert Applied Students/A Levels/GCSE or equivalent), QQI Level 4 graduates and mature applicants.
A QQI Level 5 award is a prerequisite to access a Level 6 programme.
Careers or Further Progression Higher Education
NCAD All studio courses Level 8
TU Dublin Visual Communication Level 8
TU Dublin Interior Architecture Level 8
IADT Visual Communication Level 8
IADT 3D Design, Model-making & Digital Art Level 8
LIT Art & Design - Common Entry Level 8

Career Opportunities & Progression Routes
Graduates progress to employment in various areas including:
Graphic Design
Animator
Multimedia
Fashion Design
Teaching
Product Design
Interaction Design
Motion Graphics
Further Enquiries Further Education Director,
O' Fiaich Institute of Further Education,
Tel: 042 933 1398 / 933 1402
Fax: 042 933 8054
email: info@ofi.ie
web: www.ofi.ie
Course Web Page Web Page - Click Here