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LC276
Broadcast Screen Production

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Certificates at this level are typically awarded for two years of full-time study after the leaving certificate or equivalent. Skills developed are mostly technical and vocationally specific, i.e. are focused on a specific career sector. National apprenticeships programmes are included in thhis level.

Awards at this level recognised by the National Framework of Qualifications may lead to 3rd level progression opportunities.

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Qualifications at this level prepare for occupations that involve using the skills and knowledge learned alongside existing workers in 'real world' environments.  Examples include restaurant managers, electricians, engineering technicians, legal secretaries, hairdressers, and web developers.

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2 Years
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The Video & Sound programme consists of a two-year level 6 Higher Certificate and a one-year add-on level 7 Bachelor of Science degree. It is a programme in Digital Broadcasting and Television and Radio Production and provides students with an understanding of the broadcast media industry and the technologies employed in the acquisition, manipulation and delivery of video and sound.

The programme is designed to develop the student’s creative and technical ability to function as a member of a broadcast production team in a practical setting. The programme aims to develop Technical Operators in broadcast television.


Video & Sound Technology @ LIT

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LC276 - Broadcast Screen Production
Limerick IT - LIT

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LC276 - Broadcast Screen Production
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To view Mature Entry requirements, or alternative requirements, please visit Qualifax or the Colleges' website from the links available in the Course Details section above.

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This course will accept any QQI Level 5 or 6 Major Award as an entry requirement.
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The overall purpose of the programme is to provide Video and Sound Technology graduates with a range of skillsets relevant to professional video, sound, television broadcasting and related careers. The programme is designed to develop the learner’s creative and technical ability to function as a member of a broadcast production team in a practical setting. The programme is ideal if you seek a career in technical operations in television.​



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