Multimedia Production

Overview

Course Duration One Year Full-time

Leads to NFQ Level 5 QQI Award in Multimedia Production

This well-established course provides a broad introduction to multimedia design and development. It is particularly relevant to those who are interested in pursuing a career in web, motion graphics or multimedia industries such as web design, e-graphics, multimedia production, graphic design or new media technologies.

The course also provides valuable foundation skills for further study in areas like computer sciences, multimedia, digital media and audio visual studies.

Entry Requirements

Open to those who have completed the Leaving Certificate or its equivalent. It is targeted at students with a specific interest in this sector who are willing to get involved and participate during the college year. Since places on the course are limited, applicants will be interviewed.

Progression

One of the main aims of this course is to prepare a comprehensive portfolio that will help students to progress via the FETAC Higher Education Links Scheme to courses such as (for example):

  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Creative Digital Media - ITT Tallaght (TA022)
  • BA (Honours) in Design in Visual Communications - IADT (DL043)
  • BA (Honours) in Design - Visual Communications - DIT (DT545)
  • B.Sc. in Multimedia (Bachelor Honours Degree) - DCU (DC133)

For full information on progression through the Higher Education Links Scheme please go to www.qqi.ie and contact the relevant universities and colleges.

Course Content

  • Website Design
  • Multimedia Design & Programming
  • Animation
  • Graphic Design
  • Digital Film Making and Post Production
  • Radio and Audio Production
  • Photoshop
  • Digital Photography
  • Computer Illustration
  • Communications
  • Work Experience

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Stillorgan College of Further Education
Old Dublin Road
Stillorgan
Co. Dublin

P 01 2880704
F 01 2832207
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10 Reasons To Apply

Offers student-centred education in a friendly and supportive atmosphere
High standard of results
Excellent track record of facilitating progression to Higher Education
Offers nationally and internationally recognised qualifications
Diverse student body with an inclusive ethos
Central location in South Dublin with good links to public transport and on-site parking
Dedicated staff who have relevant industry experience
Strong emphasis by staff on meeting the individual needs of all students
Excellent facilities - there is a very high ratio of computers to students with up-to-date equipment and industry-standard software
Because we’re a small college, we have greater flexibility in supporting the needs of students than larger institutions

TESTIMONIALS

"All the subjects on the course [Event Management] were relevant and they helped me when I went into the degree course because I had already studied parts of them. I feel like all the subjects I did now stand to me and I learned a lot in the year."

Cliona McGrath
Progressed to Degree Programme in DIT

"I enjoyed Multimedia Production a lot because it focuses on a broad range of subjects such as Digital Editing, Web Design, Photography and Image Processing. It is the ideal course for anyone with an eye for creativity."

Jake Clancy
Multimedia Production, now in IADT