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Galway Community College

Galway Community College

TV & Film Production


Course Code:  5M5158
Award Code(s):  5M5158
Award:  National Framework of Qualifications level

 
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Description...
To provide students with the basic skills and knowledge to pursue careers in various areas of TV and Film production.

 

What you will Study...
These are the main subject modules available in this course. Note: Colleges may add/remove modules to keep the course updated and to meet demands.

Communications - (5N0690)
Editing for TV and Film - (5N15745 )
Event Production - (5N1374 )
Media Analysis - (5N1298)
Research Skills for Journalism - (5N2443)
TV and Video Production - (5N15725)
Work Experience - (5N1356 )
Writing Skills for Journalism - (5N2435)

 

Important: Almost all PLC courses have a Work Experience module, which requires students to find their own placement in an area directly related to their course.

 

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Progression Routes

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This course leads to a QQI Major Award, and provides progression opportunities to a number of Higher Education courses, including those in the CAO.

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