The Centre for Continuing Education in Art & Design at NCAD offers part-time courses in art and design for adults and school-leavers who want to explore their creative potential and learn new skills.
Applications now open for a limited number of part-time, evening Autumn non-credit courses. Remaining available autumn non-credit course applications opening soon. The updated Autumn non-credit course offering and schedule now available. Click here for course details and to apply.
NFQL7 University Certificate in Visual Arts Practice (VAP) 2021 - Applications NOW OPEN- limited places available
Applications are now open for the part-time, evening NFQL7 University Certificate in Visual Arts Practice (VAP). This flexible programme can be completed over a period of 1-3 years. Limited places available! Continuing VAP students, please check your NCAD student email accounts for an important priority application update.
Applications remain open for the University Certificate in Photography & Digital Imaging (P+DI). Click here for further course details and to apply online today. This is a one year, part-time, NFQL7 course.
The Centre for Continuing Education in Art and Design at NCAD provides opportunities for learning during the autumn and summer to over six hundred students each year. CEAD offers accredited (University Certificate and Higher Diploma programmes, NFQL7 and NFQL8) and non-credit options for students who choose to study part-time in an era of lifelong learning. CEAD aims to provide a diverse programme of courses offering flexible, quality learning opportunities, that enable access, support progression and transfer for students who wish to further their visual arts education. More information on our summer and autumn accredited and non-credit courses.
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See the work of CEAD, NCAD part-time evening students. All work displayed on the Continuing Education pages was produced by CEAD students.
Tel: + 353 1 636 4214