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Certificate in Media Production

Programme Code: CR_HMEDP_6
Mode of Delivery:Full Time, ACCS, Fully Online
No. of Semesters:2
NFQ Level:6
Embedded Award:No
Programme Credits:20
programmeReviewDate:June 2021

Programme Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this programme the graduate will be able to demonstrate... :

PO1 Knowledge - Breadth
  (a) A specialised knowledge of media production practice in print, image creation, video and interactive web design, and of relevant areas including lay-out and preparation for print, design for digital imagery, video production; shooting and editing video and interactive design for web.
PO2 Knowledge - Kind
  (a) Understanding of current professional media production practice, and the ability to critique it and situate it in a broader contemporary context.
PO3 Skill - Range
  (a) The ability to research, critically evaluate and analyse both print and screen based design in the form of text, image, motion, sound and interactive information, and to apply practical, technical and conceptual skills in the production and presentation of creative solutions to media production problems.
PO4 Skill - Selectivity
  (a) The ability to make appropriate judgments in relation to working through and/or supervising the media production process, and to generate solutions within a specified framework. The ability to adapt and employ new procedures with the introduction of new technologies, and to make decisions informed by relevant ethical and safety standards.
PO5 Competence - Context
  (a) The ability to use creative, conceptual, practical, technical and organisational skills in the planning, execution of projects within an industry context.
PO6 Competence - Role
  (a) Accountability; the ability to demonstrate personal initiative, and to work and organise individually or as part of a team; the ability to carry out planning, design and supervisory functions related to the production of single or multi-disciplinary project.
PO7 Competence - Learning to Learn
  (a) An awareness of, and sense of responsibility for, the need for continued professional development and independent learning; the ability to accept and deliver critical appraisal and feedback through supervision and group interaction.
PO8 Competence - Insight
  (a) The ability to analyse, interpret and communicate information in verbal, visual or written form, allowing participation in contemporary media production practice.

Semester Schedules

Stage 1 / Semester 1

Module Code Module Title
MMED6015 Introduction to Video
DESI6015 Design for Print

Stage 1 / Semester 2

Module Code Module Title
DESI6016 Digital Imaging
DESI6018 Web Design & Interactive Media

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