MULTIMEDIA / VIDEO PRODUCTIONThere are three full QQI courses available in this department- Multimedia Production Level 5- TV and Film Production Level 5- Advanced Certificate in Multimedia Level 6Students can choose to study either of the Level 5 Certificates in one or two years (subject to numbers). However if a student wishes to study the Level 6 Certificate in Multimedia, they must complete one of the Level 5 Certificates in the first year, in order to gain entry to the level 6 certificate in the second year. These are mainly practical courses. Therefore students who complete them have substantial and varied portfolios. This also makes them ideal stepping-stones onto third level courses. ENTRY REQUIREMENTS;(to either Level 5 Courses)Leaving Cert or equivalent. Mature students welcome. No previous experience with cameras or computers necessary. All equipment provided on course.(to the Level 6 Course)QQI Level 5 Certificate in related area of study or equivalent.MULTIMEDIA PRODUCTION, LEVEL 5Course Code EMMPXStudents are required to study 8 modules altogether, 5 mandatory modules and 3 elective modules.Mandatory Modules:*ï¿½ Multimedia Authoring*ï¿½ Multimedia Project Development*ï¿½ Design*ï¿½ Communications*ï¿½ Work ExperienceElective Modules: (any 3 can be chosen)*ï¿½ Animation*ï¿½ Computer 3D Modelling and Animation*ï¿½ TV and Video Production*ï¿½ Editing for TV and Film*ï¿½ Digital Movie Processing*ï¿½ Graphic Design*ï¿½ Image Processing*ï¿½ Media AnalysisTV and FILM PRODUCTION, LEVEL 5Course Code ETFPXStudents are required to study 8 modules altogether, 5 mandatory modules and 3 elective modules.Mandatory Modules:*ï¿½ TV and Video Production*ï¿½ Editing for TV and Film*ï¿½ Media Analysis*ï¿½ Communications*ï¿½ Work ExperienceElective Modules: (any 3 can be chosen)*ï¿½ Animation*ï¿½ Computer 3D Modelling and Animation*ï¿½ Multimedia Authoring*ï¿½ Multimedia Project Development*ï¿½ Digital Movie Processing*ï¿½ Design*ï¿½ Graphic Design*ï¿½ Image ProcessingADVANCED CERTIFICATE IN MULTIMEDIA, LEVEL 6Course Code EMXXX*ï¿½ Multimedia Technology*ï¿½ Multimedia Project Development*ï¿½ Graphics and Animation*ï¿½ Digital Video Processing and Production*ï¿½ Editing Practice and Techniques*ï¿½ Communications*ï¿½ Stop Motion Animation (subject to *ï¿½ QQI authentication)*ï¿½ Plus two level 5 relevant modules, *ï¿½ (to be confirmed with QQI)FURTHER STUDIESOn completion of these courses students may apply for places in the following colleges;(with a QQI Level 5 Certificate)Cork Institute of Technology, Institute of Technology Tralee.Waterford Institute of Technology, Tiperary Institute.Dun Laoghaire Inst of Art Design and Technology, Dundalk IT.Dublin City University.N.U.I. Maynooth.Inst of Technology Tallaght.(With a TV and Film Level 5 Certificate)Dun Laoghaire Inst of Art Design and Technology.Galway NUI, New Media Technology College.Students who recieve a Level 6 Multimedia Certificate, may gain entry into second year of a four-year degree course in Multimedia, in a number of third level college.CAREER OPPORTUNITIES INCLUDE:Television Studios, Independent Film Companies, Independent Animation Companies, Motion Graphics, CD/DVD Authoring and Design, Graphic Design Companies, Multimedia and Advertising Companies, Game Design Companies.