Digital Media QQI Level 6

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Digital Media QQI Level 6

Digital Media QQI Level 6

Digital Media QQI Level 6

Course Code: 6N1234

QQI Level 6

Course Details

Award Title QQI Level Status
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Course Outline

This QQI Level 6 digital media course is designed to equip the learner with a high level of knowledge, skill and competence within a range of subjects related to the digital media industry. There is a strong emphasis on web development, project management, digital audio, image processing, animation and digital media production as well as media industry awareness.

digital media is one of today’s most powerful communications skills. This advanced course allows students to develop knowledge and skills to enhance their career and progression routes


Fees

GCC Registration Fee of €250 applies to all learners.
€200 Government Levy Fee applies to all learners except:

  • Those in receipt of Back to Education Allowance.
  • Medical Card Holders (valid at time of Registration).
  • Those in receipt of a SUSI Grant.
  • Those on a VTOS scheme.

An exam free of €50 for QQI Level 5 and €80 for QQI Level 6 applies to all learners except

  • Those in receipt of Back to Education Allowance.
  • Medical Card Holders (valid at time of Registration).

Non EU Students are subject to an International Fee.

We advise non-EU citizens living outside Ireland to contact the Irish Naturalisation and Immigration Service on www.inisgov.ie to ensure the course you are considering applying for is eligible for a student visa. Non-EU citizens living in Ireland are welcome to apply and require a PPS number (Personal Public Service Number). Non-EU citizens are required to pay a tuition fee set by the Irish government which is currently €3653. Some exemptions apply, for further information, please contact http://www.gretb.ie .


Work Experience

Special Features

Suitable candidates must have obtained a relevant QQI Level 5 Award or equivalent to be eligible for this course.


Entry Requirements

Suitable candidates must have obtained a relevant QQI Level 5 Award or equivalent to be eligible for this course.

Please Note

Galway Community College reserves the right to make changes to any course, to limit the number of places available or to withdraw a course. No part of this information shall be deemed to form a contract between the college and a student or a third party.

Course Modules

The purpose of this module is to equip the learner with the knowledge, skill and competence to appreciate the aesthetics of digital imaging both vector and bitmap; through the introduction of design, compositional precepts and desktop publishing techniques. The Learner will work under direction to formulate good work practices in the production of digital images

The module offers broad and comprehensive skills and knowledge in the aesthetics of digital image making through the introduction of design, graphic and compositional precepts.

Using Industry standard software (Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Quark Xpress), you will investigate print/web graphics in the digital domain. You will develop practical, critical and academic skills of value in pursuing higher education or seeking employment in any area in which a basic knowledge of digital imaging would be an advantage.

The module is designed to provide the learner with the knowledge and skill set in key production methods used in multimedia sound. It is suited to individuals who wish to gain experience of multimedia sound production. Record your own Podcast, Mix , Master and Deploy it. Learn the core skills needed in todays Industry.
The module is designed to give students a broad grounding in issue surrounding Multimedia, including the role of and design of Multimedia Systems which incorporate digital audio, graphics and video, underlying concepts and representation s of sound, pictures and video, data compression and transmission, integration of media, multimedia authoring, and delivery of multimedia
The module is designed to provide the learner with the knowledge and skill set in multime dia project development methods used in the multimedia and digital media field.
The purpose of this module is to equip the learner with the knowledge, skill and competence to establish, develop and maintain an interactive Web site, working independently and with others.
Become proficient in HTML5 CSS and Javascript (ES8). Gain an introduction to server side scripting such as PHP while working with popular frameworks such as Wordpress, Bootstrap and Angular.
The purpose of this module is to equip the learner with the knowledge, skill and competence to establish, develop and maintain an interactive Web site, working independently and with others.
Become proficient in HTML5 CSS and Javascript (ES8). Gain an introduction to server side scripting such as PHP while working with popular frameworks such as Wordpress, Bootstrap and Angular.
This programme module aims to provide a Learner with the personal knowledge, skills and capacity to participate in a suitable work placement under supervision for a limited time. It will also facilitate the learner to develop an understanding of the world of work and employment, Including the rights and responsibilities of both employer and employee.

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