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Dublin Institute of Design:
Dublin Institute of Design, in central Dublin, Ireland, is a leader in the field of design offering a range of certificate & diploma courses in 3D Design, Interior Design, Digital Design, Computer Aided Design, Visual Merchandising & Retail Design and Personal Image & Styling. Our courses will suit a range of people including those with design experience looking to add to their skills, through to Leaving Certificate students looking to pursue professional level qualifications. Most of our courses are offered as both day and evening courses to accommodate today’s busy lifestyles.

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2 Year Diploma Programmes:

Graphic Design & Advertising:
The course provides students with an internationally recognised professional level qualfication. Through Graphic Design, the student will learn to solve problems creatively by combining words and images across a variety of print and digital media. With a strong founPhoto of Design Courses in Dublin, Irelanddation in observational drawing and image making, the student will develop skills to produce innovative design solutions using illustration, typography and photography.

Interior Design:
This intensive two-year programme is aimed at school-leavers and mature students alike, who want to select and build a career. Important emphasis on this programme will be delivered through computer applications and supported by a choice of business modules to expand career choices and job opportunities in different sectors including: Retail Merchandising, Retail Display, Interior Design (domestic and commercial), Project Management and IT Specialisation.

Image of Design Courses in Dublin, IrelandProduct Design:
Product Design is an important design skill that enables companies to develop products that combine aesthetics and function with technology and economics. A product designer is involved in the development of almost every tangible product on the planet from aircraft to cutlery. Their creative ability combines with technology to develop product designs that can be brought to market as attractive, marketable and successful products.

1 Year Certificate Programmes:

Graphic Design & Advertising:
The fundamentals of design are learned through a series of design based lectures and studio projects exploring still & life drawing, illustration, and typographical studies. Through a range of media and computer applications the student will learn colour theory, history of design, typography, illustration, technical drawing, psychology & philosophy and 2D and 3D design.

Interior Design:
This 1 year full or 1 Photos of Dublin Institute of Designyear part time course enables students to apply their skill to the domestic market - apartments, bed-sits housing estates and individual homes, prepares students for a range of job opportunities and career choices.

Product Design:
The programme is delivered across 10 units, all of which need to be completed to achieve the HNC qualification. The course runs for the length of the academic year and students are required to work on projects during the summer for submission in August. The programme contains a significant amount of real world project work and requires a commitment outside of class hours.


Associate Diploma Courses:


Associate Diploma in Web Design & Development:
The course provides an excellent grounding in the key skills required by Web Designers. By the end of the course students who complete the course will have built their own multi page website. Right from the very first class students will start building tPicture of Design Courses in Dublin, Irelandheir own website. This course is suitable for those with or without experience in the Web Development and Design industries.

This course is monitored through continuous assessment and project work. The course is certified by the Dublin Institute of Design and FETAC. On successful completion of this programme you will receive a Dublin Institute of Design Associate Diploma in Web Design & Development and the FETAC Level 5 Certificate in Creative Media.

Associate Diploma in Graphic Design:
This practical course will give students an excellent grounding in the key skills required by Graphic Designers. The Certificate in Graphic Design has been specifically developed to teach participants the process of Graphic Design and how to use the main Adobe software applications to create and manipulate computer images and designs. This course is suitable for those with or without experience in the Desktop Publishing, Advertising, Web Development and Design industries.
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Associate Diploma in Interior Design:
This intensive part-time programme is designed to provide an excellent grounding in Interior Design elements and principles. The programme focuses on Residential Interior Design and involves a blend of theory, guest speakers and real world project work. Successful graduates are likely to take on design commissions and consultancy projects for domestic clients.


Other Courses:
- Your Designer Home - An Introduction to Interior Design
- AutoCAD 2D
- AutoCAD 3D
- Visual Merchandising & Window Dressing - Level 1
- Visual Merchandising & Window Dressing - Advanced
- Certificate in Image & Styling
- Online Certificate in Interior Design

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Address: 13-17 Dawson Street, Dublin, Ireland
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The Gaiety School of Acting, Dublin
Courses / Programs
The Gaiety School of Acting - The National Theatre School of Ireland is Ireland's premier training facility for actors located in Temple Bar in Dublin city centre. Set up by Joe Dowling in 1986 due to the lack of availability of actor training in Ireland at the time, the school has since gone from strength to strength and now runs a wide range of courses for all ages.

As well as it's two year, full time intensive actor training course, The GSA also runs year long part time actor training courses, short term part time courses for adults, courses for kids and teenagers and also a programme of courses for international students.
- Full Time Actor Training
- One Year Part Time Actor Training
- Adult Introduction to Drama
- Adult Page to Stage
- Adult Acting for Camera
- Stage Combat
- Musical Theatre
- Dramatic Writing
- Young Gaiety: 4-16 yrs
- Youth Theatre: 16-19 yrs
- Make a Movie
- Summer Camps
- Educate Schools Drama Programme
- Irish Theatre Summer School
- Irish Theatre January Term
- Original Theatre Project
Big Moon Cottage Meditation Centre, West Cork
Courses / Programs
Big Moon Cottage Meditation Centre offers residential and non-residential meditation courses and retreats in Skibbereen, West Cork in the South of Ireland. Skibbereen is approximately 4 hours drive from Dublin and 1.5 hours drive from Cork City. Courses are held at the weekend and mid-week. Individuals and groups are welcome. We cater for a maximum of 6 people for residential courses and 10 people for the non-residential courses.

The purpose of our Foundation in Meditation courses is to teach you about the background and practice of meditation in a clear, enjoyable and practical way. As a result you will be able to meditate effectively and correctly on your own by the end of the course. Your teacher Susan O'Brien has many years' experience and will guide your progress in small groups and in a very supportive and friendly environment.

In the winter season, we offer one-week residential Foundation in Meditation courses which are held in Fuerteventura in the Canary Islands off the northwest coast of Africa. This is a quiet and relaxing alternative one-week holiday sharing a beautiful villa with like-minded people. This holiday is available to meditators and non-meditators alike.
- Residential or non-residential Foundation in Meditation courses. For individuals and groups at weekends or mid-week.

- In winter season, we offer one-week residential Foundation in Meditation courses in Fuerteventura, Canary Islands.

- Bed & Breakfast accommodation for adults only at Big Moon Cottage. B & B open to all meditators and others who are just seeking quiet time.

- Corporate Training – Meditation in the Workplace. Training for corporate groups in Big Moon Cottage or at your workplace.
The International School Of Makeup Artistry
Courses / Programs
The International School Of Make Up Artistry is located in Galway City. We offer make up artist training classes and ITEC-accredited make up diploma courses and have a high success rate of students achieving mainly credits and distinctions in all nationally and internationally recognised examinations. We offer evening and weekend classes.

95% of our past pupils are very successful in the work force worldwide. They are working within different areas of the industry, such as theatre, film, T.V., catwalk and photography. We also have past pupils working for top cosmetic companies such as “Mac” and “Lancôme” and others running successful business of their own.
- Beginners Make-up Course
- "Create The Look" - Make Up Artistry Course
- Make-up Diploma Course Level 1
- Advance Make-up Diploma Course Level2
- Master Classes in Make-up
- Private Make-up Classes
- Nail Technology Certificate Course
- Spray Tan Course
Connacht College Of Design
Courses / Programs
The Connacht College of Design is an interior design school that specialises in the Diploma in Professional Interior Design which is offered in various venues throughout Ireland. It is the only course that we offer, so we can concentrate on keeping it fresh and up to date each year.

We are a "school that comes to our students". Avail of Higher Education in Interior Design in your area. We offer upcoming classes in Galway, Castlebar, Sligo, Drogheda and Dundalk. We simply locate a large, safe hotel with excellent conference facilities, and rent this for the school year.

The Diploma in Professional Interior Design course is a combination of lecture, hands-on practical work, and optional field trips. This is a 23 session course consisting of one night per week for 13 weeks in-class lecture/workshop, 6 special design projects to build a portfolio and 4 optional field trips to interior design-oriented venues. Class hours are from 7:30 PM to approximately 10:30 PM. (Some classes will go longer, some are shorter.)
We offer our Diploma in Professional Interior Design course from September to March every year in venues throughout Ireland. Our curriculum covers not only the study and practice of interior design to a professional level, but how to promote and market yourself as an interior designer in a real-world environment.
Marbella Design Academy
Courses / Programs
• Calling students from Ireland and internationally! Founded in 1995, Marbella Design Academy is a leading international design school in Spain, state-recognised by the Ministry of Education.

• Our students can choose between 3-year academic studies, a 3-month foundation course, and short intensive summer courses in a range of creative arts and design subjects, taught entirely in English.

• We offer 3-year Bachelor of Arts - BA (Hons) degree programmes in Interior Architecture, Graphic Design & Fashion Design, awarded by the University of Bedfordshire, UK (These BA degree titles are state-recognised in the UK).

• Students can avail of Free Spanish classes during the academic year.

• Our school is located in a stunning purpose-built facility in Monda, only 15km from Marbella on the Costa del Sol in the South of Spain.

• The building has been approved by the Ministry of Education as living up to all the latest demands and facilities required for a modern design school.

• Graduates have a near 100% employment rate. Many companies contact our college with job offers for our students.

"Marbella Design Academy is more than a place of education, it is an all-round experience."
- Graphic Design Student, Lana from Spain / UK
3-Year BA Design Courses - with BA (Honours) Degree awarded by the University of Bedfordshire, UK

• Interior Architecture & Design
• Graphic Design & Media
• Fashion Design & Manufacture

3-Month Intensive Foundation Course:
Starting in June & September.

- Graduates can qualify for the 3-year Design Programmes

Summer Courses 2018 (2-5 weeks)
• Fashion Design
• Interior Decoration
• 3D Studio MAX
• 3D Printing
• InDesign
• AutoCad
• Illustrator
• Photoshop
• Photography
• Screen Printing
• Videography + Premier PRO
Griffith College Dublin
Courses / Programs
Griffith College Dublin was established in 1974 and is now the largest independent college in Ireland, with a student population of over 5,000, including approximately 700 international students. It is based on a seven-acre campus in Dublin city centre. The Faculty of Design has an impressive reputation in the design community due to its teaching methods which focus on a high degree of interaction between staff and students. Student work is focused across a wide range of stimulating activities including practical workshops, specialist guest lectures, cultural trips, lab sessions, slide lectures, seminars and discussions. Live projects are worked on in conjunction with real-life clients.
Undergraduate Degree Program:
- BA (Hons) in Interior Architecture (HETAC)
- BA in Interior Design(HETAC)
- BA (Hons) in Fashion Design(HETAC)
- BA in Fashion Design (HETAC)
- Diploma in Interior Design

Postgraduate Degree Program:
- MSc in Applied Digital Media