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Multimedia L5

Certification

QQI Multimedia Production Level 5, Code 5M2146

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Overview

On this course the range of skills students gain include Digital Video Production and Editing, Web Site Design, Digital Image Processing, Interactive Media Development and 3D Graphics. Students use these skills to to take a concept and then design, develop and produce rich digital multimedia content .

The course introduces students to the following industry standard software: Adobe Creative Suite including Photoshop and Dreamweaver. Final Cut Pro for video editing and Blender for 3D. Students also explore third party plug-ins and open-source software.

Students have access to Wacom tablets, portable green screens, HD cameras, lights and sound recording equipment.

St John’s Central College is an Apple Authorised Training Centre for Final Cut Pro, the industry leading software for non-linear video editing.

 

Example of a First Year Induction Project

Entry Requirements

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

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

Duration

One year full time progressing to Multimedia QQI Level 6

Course Outline

Code Title
5N1299 Multimedia Authoring
5N1300 Multimedia Project Development
5N0784 Design Skills
5N0690 Communications
5N1356 Work Experience
5N1910 Web Authoring
5N1298 The Internet
5N1292 Image Processing
5N1605 Digital Video Editing
5N1603 Computer 3D Modelling and Animation

 

 

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

UCC: CK101, CK105, CK107, CK108, CK109, CK113, CK117, CK118, CK210, CK301, CK307

CIT CCPS: CR112; CR312, LIT: LC234; LC504; LC517; LC518, Tralee IT: TL801

WIT: WD153, WD 168 WD197

We advise you to consult the CAO website – www.cao.ie and http://www.cao.ie/index.php?page=fetac_ to confirm specific entry requirements for Higher Education Institutions.

 

Career Opportunities

Multimedia Designer, Web Designer, Web Developer, Interactive Designer, Digital Video Post Production Specialist, Creative Technologist.

 

Testimonial

I would highly recommend St John’s Central College to anybody who finds themselves in a similar position to myself.

Having been out of the education system for many years and needing to change careers due to circumstances, St John’s Central College was the ideal choice.

In my own case, I signed up for a multimedia course as I always had an interest in photography, video production and the desire to learn new subjects such as web design and animation.

I can honestly say having studied in St. John’s for two years has been invaluable to me, and helped me with my decision to continue my education in multimedia out in CIT.

At present, I am half way through my second year of a four-years BA honors degree in multimedia, this would not have been possible without first learning the fundamentals of multimedia through the course at St John’sCentral College.

Joe Nason, 2nd Year in Multimedia CIT

Course specific Contact Details

For further details email: multimedia@stjohnscollege.ie