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NUI DIPLOMA IN ARTS: CERAMICS AND DESIGN

Qualification : DIPLOMA IN ARTS

Award Type and NFQ level : UNDERGRADUATE DIPLOMA LEVEL 7

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CAO Points :

This course aims to develop a range of skills to such a level of quality that those who complete it will be able to follow careers in the industry according to their talents, strengths and aspirations. To achieve this, the course combines the sound technical training required by the modern workshop and industry at large, and the trainees’ creative development according to their talents and abilities. As a result, graduates have the ability to respond confidently to changing markets.

The NUI Diploma in Arts: Ceramics and Design is a level 7 diploma run over two years.

Year 1 

  • Pottery and Production Skills
  • Clay and Glaze Technology
  • Kiln Theory and Operation
  • Surface Treatments
  • Drawing and Design
  • History of Ceramics and Contemporary Practice

Year 2

  • Advance Drawing and Design
  • Advance Pottery Production Skills
  • Advance Clay and Glaze Technology
  • Advance Kiln Theory and Operation
  • Advance Surface Treatments
  • Advance History of Ceramics and Contemporary Practice
  • Final Project 1
  • Final Project 2
This table displays the requirements for Leaving Certificate applicants.
Subject Required Ordinary Level Grade Higher Level Grade
Irish No N/A N/A
English No N/A N/A
Language No N/A N/A
Math No N/A N/A
Science No N/A N/A

International & EU/EFTA Entry Requirements

Additional Information

Please contact The Crafts Council of Ireland for further information. Apply through The Crafts Council of Ireland: http://www.ccoi.ie/content/blogcategory/53/317/

Please click here to apply.

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