Collaborative Arts L5


QQI Design 5M2208

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On this course, students develop their own artistic and creative skills, and then learn how they can use their creativity to help other people. The course features a blend of practical, hands-on subjects in drawing, design and 3D making, as well as the skills of organising and helping others to work creatively.

Entry Requirements

Leaving Certificate (LC Established, LCVP or LCA) or equivalent

For mature applicants appropriate experience will be considered in lieu of formal qualifications.

Course Outline

Code Title
5N0784 Design Skills
5N1862 Drawing
5N1615 Problem Solving
5N1356 Work Experience
5N0764   Combined Materials
5N1456   Materials and Finishes
5N1794   Safety and Health at Work
5N3026   Community Arts Context and Practice
5N1374 Event Production


Work Placement/Experience

Participants will be required to undertake 10 days of work placement in a relevant location. The College will assist participants in identifying suitable placements.


Education Progression Opportunities

CIT: CR022, CR035, CR220

LIT: LC110


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Career Opportunities

Collaborative arts practitioners may work with groups in the areas of community arts, art in a therapeutic context, event production, art workshop facilitation/ training, artist in residence programs.


Course specific Contact Details

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