Multimedia & Animation

O'Fiaich Institute of Further Education


Course Name Multimedia & Animation
Course Provider O'Fiaich Institute of Further Education
Alternative Provider(s) Louth & Meath ETB
Course Code 5M2146
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, Daytime
Location (Districts) Dundalk
Course Content Course Aim
The media industry in Ireland is a constantly growing sector. Multimedia graduates are vital to the expansion of this growth. A qualification in this area will put candidates on a track to gain employment in this ever expanding and exciting sector.
FET Code 5M2146 - Multimedia Production
Duration 1 Year
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5M2146 QQI Level 5 Multimedia Production
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 e...

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Interview First round interviews take place the end of May. Second Round Interviews take place in late August.
Application Date

Expand+You can apply online to Ó Fiaich Institute of Further Education online (link below)
Applications for the each academic year will open from February 1st and closing date for 1st Round of interviews is early May 2019.

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Enrolment and Start Dates Comment PLC Courses begin in September 2019
Subjects Taught Course Modules
Design Skills
Multimedia Authoring
Multimedia Project Development
Digital Movie Processing
Desktop Multimedia Audio Production
Image Processing
Work Experience
Digital Photography
Web Authoring
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.
Assessment Method The course takes the format of continuous assessment based on assignments and project work.
Careers or Further Progression Higher Education
DCU Multimedia Level 8
DkIT Communications in Creative Media Level 8
UCC Multimedia Mobile & Web Development (ARTS) (MWA) Level 8
DkIT Media Arts & Technologies Level 7
Maynooth University Media Studies Level 8
DCU Communication Studies Level 8

Career Opportunities & Progression Routes
Graduates progress to employment in various areas including:
Web Design
Graphic Design
Web Animation
Video Editor
Further Enquiries Further Education Director,
O' Fiaich Institute of Further Education,
Tel: 042 933 1398 / 933 1402
Fax: 042 933 8054
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