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BN112
Creative Digital Media

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Undergraduate awards typically reflect three to five years of study after secondary school and include Ordinary (Level 7) and Honours Bachelor Degrees and Higher Diplomas (Level 8's).

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Digital Media involves combining the media formats of radio, TV, video and film with the advanced electronic capabilities and controls of modern telephone, television, and computer technologies.

This course is designed for students who want to work with computers and other electronic media to produce something creative and entertaining, be it cartoons on websites, advertising graphics, teaching material or games.

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BN112 - Creative Digital Media
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PLC courses leading to the following QQI Major Awards may be used for entry into this course.

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ACADX  5M1940  Computer Aided Design
AGDXX  5M1995  Graphic Design
CITXX    Information Technology
  5M5162  Media Engineering
EMEXX  5M2149  Sound Production
EMMPX  5M2146  Multimedia Production
EMPXX    Media Production
ETFPX  5M5158  Film and Television Production
EMXXX    Multimedia
  6M5153  Animal Science
EMMWD    Multimedia and Web Development
  6M5153  Animal Science
  5M5048  Creative Media
CAGXX  5M2373  Agriculture

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Web development, animation, communications, multi-media design, E-commerce, education, enabling software, games, media distribution, mobile media technologies, multimedia production to name a few.



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