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Creative digital Technologies (QQI Level 5)

This full-time one-year programme provides students with an understanding of the digital skills required for a range of industries like web design, software development, games design, programming and digital marketing, among others.  Students will also have an option to complete Microsoft Power BI which provides students with an opportunity to be versed in the most up-to-date data visualization software.

  • Games Analysis Design 
  • Programming and Design Principles
  • Digital Marketing 
  • Web Authoring
  • Computer Illustrated Graphics 
  • Mathematics
  • Teamworking 
  • Personal & Professional Development

Modules are subject to change.

Leaving Certificate or QQI Level 4, or equivalent standard of education. All applicants are subject to an interview and an online assessment.

Links to Third Level Courses

Technological University of the Shannon (TUS), Athlone

US803 Graphics and Digital Design (Level 8)**#

US715 Software Design with Digitalisation (Level 8)**

National College of Art & Design (NCAD)AD215 Visual Culture
South East Technological University (SETU), CarlowSE608 Computing in Interactive Digital Art & Design (Level 8)
Maynooth University (MU)MH109  Media Studies (Level 8)**
 University College Cork (UCC)CK118 digital Humanities & Information Technology

** Maths is a requirement for the Technology stream

# Portfolio required

Places are not guaranteed in these institutes and are subject to students meeting certain criteria. Please consult the individual college websites for more information on application or

For further information, please contact Elaine on 057 9349424 or email 

€50 QQI Level 5 Certification Fee –   Medical Card holders or those in receipt of a Social Welfare payment are exempt from this Certification Fee.

VTOS: If you are over 21 years of age, are unemployed and have been getting certain social welfare payments for at least 6 months you can apply for the Vocational Training and Opportunities Scheme (VTOS). Successful applicants can receive a VTOS payment for the duration of the course, instead of their social welfare payment. Small meal and travel allowances may also apply


Course Details

Code: 5M5048

Award Title: QQI Level 5 – Creative Media

Duration: One year – September 2024 to May  2025