4 years /
Level 8 /
/ Work Placement
Our Bachelor of Arts (Hons) with degree award options: Animation or Graphic & Digital Design or Fashion with Promotion or Digital Film & Video is designed to provide students interested in Art & Design with an opportunity to study various subject areas before choosing a specialised field to pursue the career of their dreams.
Having a passion for Art & Design can evolve into a highly successful career in a broad range of creative industries. But often the question is ‘Which area to I want do I want to dedicate my creative energies to? What truly excites me?’ This degree course is your opportunity to find the answers.
Certain semesters of this course are taken in common with other courses.
After successfully completing the common entry, students get to choose one of the following specialisms:
Follow up programmes elsewhere include:
Minimum Entry Requirements
Minimum Six O6/H7
English or Irish O6/H7
At least two H5
Art O6/H7 or Portfolio
LC Art or Design or Portfolio
This programme requires that an applicant either needs to have studied Leaving Certificate Art or Design or if you did not study Art or Design at Leaving Certificate, you may be assessed by portfolio. Click here for more information about portfolio.
Graduate careers typically include:
Click here for Portfolio Information
CAO Key Dates:
Discounted closing date - 20 January (17:15)
Normal closing date - 1 February (17:15)
Late closing date - 1 May (17:15)
Change of Mind opens - 5 May (12:00)
Change of Mind closes - 1 July (17:15)
Round 1 offers - 20 August (06:00)
Department Administration: +353 (0)74 918 6207 / +353 (0)74 918 6209
Head of Department Nollaig Crombie
Telephone: +353 (0)74 918 6203
School and Department
Faculty of Business
Department of Design & Creative Media
Bachelor of Arts (Hons)