CEAD Apply

Apply for a summer or autumn accredited or non-credit part time course.

Whether you are an absolute beginner, or are currently on a non-credit or accredited programme of study in Art or Design, CEAD offers progression options for all levels within Higher Education. Our programme runs over the Summer and Autumn, and ranges from non-credit for beginners, to advanced, Certificate and Diploma levels.

Learn more about progression in Art and Design through CEAD.

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More information:
Email: cead@staff.ncad.ie

Summer Programme

Summer Programme

Short courses in Art and Design, including Summer Portfolio Preparation course. Applications now open for summer 2019.

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Diploma in Art & Design

CEAD Part Time Diploma in Art and Design. Portfolio required. Applications now open for 2019 -20.

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D+VI Certificate

University Certificate in Drawing and Visual Investigation (D+VI), 1 year part-time, 2 nights per week. Portfolio not required. Applications now open for 2019 -20.

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P+DI Certificate

University Certificate in Photography and Digital Imaging (P+DI), 1 Year part-time, 2 nights per week. Portfolio required. Applications now open for 2019 -20.

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VAP Certificate A/C Modules

University Certificate in Visual Arts Practice (VAP). 1-3 years part-time. VAP modules may be taken on a once off basis for audit or credit. Portfolio not required. Applications now open for 2019 -20.

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Autumn Non-Credit

CEAD Autumn Non-Credit courses. Non-credit courses in Art and Design for beginners to advanced. Portfolio not required. Applications open soon for 2019 -20.

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