Course Duration One Year Full-time
Leads to NFQ Level 6 QQI Award in Cartoon Animation 6M5545
Animation is an exciting and dynamic industry and demand for graduates in this area is growing. In addition, creative thinking is now deemed a core skill for the worker of the future.
This course will not only develop practical skills in Animation and Illustration but will also develop the student’s creative thinking, problem solving and digital applications in order to allow them to obtain employment in this area or to progress to further study.
It is desirable that students have a prior FETAC/QQI Level 5 qualification in the Art/Design area. Applicants without an existing qualification will be required to demonstrate that they haver the required aptitude and skills for this course. When called for interview all applicants will be asked to present a sample of their work.
Successful students will have a strong portfolio that will direct them towards employment; or enable them to apply through the Higher Education Links Scheme to a range of colleges in Ireland and further afield.
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Illustration Techniques and Practice
Animating Characters in 3D Skills
Graphics and Animation
Computer Illustration Graphics