School of Art, Beauty and Technology
Games Design & Development Level 5
This course offers the student the opportunity to explore and develop skills in many aspects of Design. It provides a solid foundation year for further studies. This course gives students over the age of 18 the possibility to be selected for a Eramus + European mobility exchange (subject to funding).
Art & Design Portfolio Preparation Level 5
Students will develop their talents in a wide range of visual and artistic skills. Students will prepare a portfolio of work so that they may proceed to further study at Third level. This course gives students over the age of 18 the possibility to be selected for a Eramus + European mobility exchange (subject to funding).
Fashion Design Level 5
This intensive portfolio course provides a strong grounding in drawing and design skills for entry into Third level. Students are introduced to the textiles and fashion disciplines of combined materials, embroidery, garment construction and pattern drafting.
Fashion and Textiles – Advanced Certificate
This course aims to further develop an understanding of professional art practice and introduce the essential elements of running a creative business. Ideal candidates should exhibit strong personal creativity and motivation, leadership skills, initiative, team working abilities and an aptitude for self directed learning.
Computer Aided Design- Pre University Architecture
Students will gain an understanding of the design process in the building environment. They will be able to operate a CAD system found in most modern design offices. They will be familiar with the latest computer hardware and software available within the Industry.
Beauty Therapy -Diploma Level 5
This course is a one - year Post Leaving Diploma, which gives students the key skills and knowledge necessary to pursue a career in the Wellness and Beauty Industry. while at the same time obtaining a sound general knowledge in areas needed to function in the wellness environment. This course leads to an ITEC Beauty Specialist Diploma and a certificate from FLAIR in Nail Technology. This course gives students over the age of 18 the possibility to be selected for a Eramus + European mobility exchange (subject to funding).
Gateway to Further Education and Training
This programme aims to address the identified training needs of people with ID who are experiencing exclusion and labour market disadvantage by providing learner focused training, inclusive education and related services to assist the learner to achieve a nationally recognised qualification, which will aid progression to third level education.
Andrea Byrne Lecture
Visiting lecturer Andrea Byrne who gave the Fashion and Art students a talk and workshop in Combined Materials recently.