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Media Production - Certificate (Level 6)

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  • Field of Study

    Design Communication,Graphics,Media Communications,Multimedia,Visual Communications

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  • Type of Study:

    Part time

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Admission Requirements:

Candidates would be expected to have successfully completed the Leaving Certificate (or equivalent). Basic computer and keyboard skills are necessary.

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) will be applicable for candidates.

Please note this course is delivered on Apple Mac computers and takes place at CIT Bishopstown Campus.

Course summary

This course provides stand-alone modules for those who wish to gain knowledge in Media Design Production or to expand on their range of expertise in this area. Converting the part-time evening courses to a Level 6 Certificate on the National Framework of Qualifications; the modules facilitates employers and employees and those wishing to upgrade their skills by offering individual or multiple modules in an easily accessible, learner centred manner.


Media Communications

All part-time programmes at CIT will run subject to sufficient student numbers. Where a programme cannot proceed, applicants will be contacted and advised on alternative study options.

Students should note that Fees quoted relate to the academic year 2017-2018 only and are subject to change on an annual basis. Except where stated, course fees cover the cost of tuition only. 

Course fees must be paid before attending lectures.

An Information/Registration session will take place on Tuesday 5th September from 6.00pm to 8.00pm at the CIT Bishopstown Campus. Institute staff will be in attendance to offer career guidance and assistance.


Course Fee

€440 per 5 credit module


CIT Bishopstown Campus


Graduates of this course will be able to

  • Demonstrate a practical and theoretical knowledge of design for print.
  • Demonstrate digital image creation and manipulation.
  • Present video production knowledge of the process of shooting and editing video.
  • Apply a range of interactive media, design and technical skills in the production and management of media types, which can be delivered via the web.

Certificate in Media Production (Level 6 on the National Framework of Qualifications).

Please note this course is delivered on Apple Mac computers.

CIT has developed a website which gives full details of all modules for all courses. The website also has information on recommended textbooks, average weekly workload, assessments and exams. Please click on the below module titles for more detailed information.

The modules can facilitate employers and employees by offering a flexible option for the development of individual or multiple skills and competencies in Media Production.

  • Online Application is open for course commencing in September 2017 (Semester 1).
  • Please note that applicants will be required to pay an acceptance fee of €440 online if a place on a course is offered. This fee is deductible from the overall course fee.
  • Please attach and upload any documents such as transcripts, CV, other details relevant to the application.
  • Note: Applicants will need to specify which module(s) they intend to take - please add a note to the "Additional Information" field on your application.
  • Early enrolment is advisable as places are limited.

Semester 1 (Sept - Dec)

Design for Print

Semester 1 (Sept - Dec)

Introduction to Video

Semester 2 (Feb - May)

Digital Imaging

Semester 2 (Feb - May)

Interactive Media Design




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Mr Brian Doyle
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Mr Frank O'Donovan
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