Art Portfolio Preparation Course
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No prior qualifications necessary.
The course is suitable for both mature and Leaving Certificate students. This is a 15-week course suitable for those seeking art college entry and participants can have their portfolio assessed for Crawford College of Art & Design undergraduate courses on completion. Participants will be tutored in composition, observational drawing, life drawing, painting, and developing a sketchbook. Other activities, such as photography, collage, 3D, and gallery visits are covered during the course. Tuition will be given in developing a well balanced portfolio.
Fine Art & Applied Art, CIT CCAD
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All part-time programmes at CIT Crawford College of Art & Design 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 2019-2020 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.
Course Fee: €480
Venue: CIT Crawford College of Art & Design, Sharman Crawford Street, Cork.
Time: Saturday morning 10.00am - 1.00pm commencing 5th October.
This course held over 15 weeks and is suitable for those seeking art college entry. Participants will be tutored in composition, observational drawing, life drawing, painting, and developing a sketchbook.
Specialist lecturers take the students through a number of set projects including creative disciplines such as: drawing, painting, printmaking, photography, 3D construction and life drawing. The students create a well-balanced and individual portfolio with their personal career path in mind.
If you are planning to apply to CIT Crawford College of Art and Design for the:
- BA (Honours) in Fine Art
- BA (Honours) in Contemporary Applied Art
- BA (Honours) in Photography with New Media
- BA (Honours) in Visual Communications
You will be required to submit a portfolio for review as part of the application process. the portfolio preparation course allows you to submit the portfolio you create for assessment (should you wish). The result of this assessment can be used to fulfill the portfolio element of the application process for the courses listed above and you won’t need to resubmit your portfolio if you apply within four years of completing the portfolio preparation course.
For further information on the portfolio submission please CLICK HERE.