Project Description

Film & TV Production

5M Creative Arts Icon

PLSS Code: 285829

Coordinator: Brian Flanagan

Our Film & TV Production course is designed for anyone interested in the Film & TV industry. You will gain practical experience and knowledge about many aspects of this industry, including film production, shooting and editing video, scriptwriting, sound production, lighting and project management.

We work with our partners at VISUAL Carlow to engage you with professionals working in the industry, and to help you prepare work for public viewing. You will be able to build a portfolio of your own work to help support applications for further study and your career.

If you are more interested in editing and visual effects then you should check out our Creative Media Production course.

What Makes This Course Special

  • Work with our talented staff
  • Digital arts suites with Premiere Pro® on Apple Macs
  • Build your creative portfolio
  • Professional spaces including our recording studio and
    performance studio
  • Collaboration with professionals and VISUAL Carlow
  • Excellent progression routes

Course Content

  • Cinematography Camera Operations
  • Film Production
  • Media Analysis
  • Script writing
  • Sound Engineering & Production
  • TV & Film Editing
  • Communications
  • Work Experience

Progress to further study and careers including:

  • Advertising
  • Crew
  • Director
  • Editor
  • Film Making & Production
  • Journalism
  • Local Radio
  • Photographer
  • Print Media
  • Producer
  • Production Assistant (TV)
  • Public Relations & Marketing
  • Television
  • Television Research

Entry Requirements
Standard entry requirements.

QQI Level 5
Certificate in Media Production 5M18518

Standard registration and QQI L5 exam costs (see costs, fees and finance)

Garda Vetting
See the Garda Vetting details on the Entry Requirements Page

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Early Interview Option

Early interviews normally take place in May with the following round taking place in August.

An offer of a place does not guarantee a place – only full payment of fees will move an applicant to registered status. If an offer is not accepted in time and a course is full then applicants will be added to a waiting list and have the opportunity to apply for another course.

Note: This is a full-time course.