Media & Design Skills

Award Title: QQI Level 5 Certificate in Media Production
Programme Co-ordinator: Fiona Power
Award Code: 5M18518
Course Code: 413875

Programme Description:

This is a one-year full-time programme which enables learners to develop their visual skills and explore their creativity skills though digital and practical processes. This course would suit someone who has an interest in Media, Art and Graphic Design. Opportunities to participate in educational trips, talks and workshops are available.

Component Awards:

  • Media Analysis (5N1298)
  • Radio Programme Production (5N1379)
  • Digital Marketing (5N1364)
  • Event Production (5N1374)
  • Appreciation of Art and Design (5N0755)
  • Communications (5N6090)
  • The Internet (5N1611)
  • Work Experience (5N1356)


  • This course is an ideal stepping-stone for those who wish to progress to various third level programmes in the various fields of Art, Design, Visual Communication and Digital Media
  • There are employment opportunities in the areas of Art, Media and Design, in a broad variety of positions


Access to an SLR digital camera would be helpful for the photography element of this programme.   

“This course has given me a better understanding of how important media is in our lives and how it surrounds our everyday activities. I have learnt so many new skills, from shooting a film to capturing the perfect photograph. I thoroughly enjoyed every module in this course!”

Adam – Creative Media & Design