INTRODUCTION

QQI Awards in Art, Craft & Design Level 5 & in Art Level 6

ART, CRAFT & DESIGN LEVEL 5

Duration: 1 Year Sept-May

Award: QQI Certification

Subjects: Ceramics, Art Metalwork,Woven Textiles,

Printmaking Drawing, Design,

Communications & Work Experience

 

ART LEVEL 6

Duration: 1 Year Sept-May

Award: QQI Certification

Subjects: Applied Ceramics, Silversmithing & Fabrication,

Woven Textiles, Printmaking, Drawing, Design,

Communications & Exhibition Techniques

 

Workshops, demonstrations and lectures in many crafts,

and visits to galleries and craft studios

are also included in our course curriculum.

 

For those wishing to continue their studies

in art, craft and design our tutors assist with

portfolio preparation and advice.

 

Entry Requirements

-Portfolio of work

-Interview

-Leaving Certificate or Equivalent Experience

GRADUATE SHOW AND OPEN DAYS

Our Level 6 graduates exhibit their work to the public for one week at the end of May each year.

Please visit the website for dates for the graduate show and open days.

ANNUAL COURSE FEES

  • Department of Education and Skills PLC Participant Contribution Fee of €200.00. This contribution is an annual charge. The following categories of participant are exempt from paying the contribution: Full medical card holders in their own right and their dependent children; those who are eligible under the student grant scheme; those in receipt of the Back to Education Allowance (B TEA) or Vocational Training Opportunity Scheme (VTOS) allowances.
  • QQI (formerly FETAC) examination fees are £50.00 Level 5 & €80 Level 6.
  • Course materials fees are €500.00 (Students who are exempted from the participant contribution will still have to pay the course charge)

Grennan Mill Craft School is proudly supported by

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MAINTENANCE GRANTS

Application can be made through Student Universal Support Ireland (SUSI): www.grantsonline.ie.

Email: support@susi.cdvec.ie to see if you are eligible for a grant as personal circumstances are different for everyone.

SUMMER COURSES

IN INDIVIDUAL CRAFTS

Summer courses are designed to cater for a wide range of participants, from the beginner to the art/craft teacher. Each course covers a variety of techniques, skills and design work in some of the following crafts: Batik, Ceramics, Drawing, Printmaking, Metalcraft and Woven Textiles.  For further information please contact the school in early spring for course details on offer as they do vary each year.

EVENING COURSES

A series of evening classes in a variety of craft and art related subjects are held twice a year at Grennan Mill Craft School.  For further information please contact the school in early September and early January for their current programme.

You can  follow us on Facebook for the latest information on summer courses, night classes and exhibitions.