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We stand out – and we like it. IADT is alive with ideas, innovation and entrepreneurial activity. We’re here to provide the first steps for the next generation of cultural shapers, makers and creators. The IADT Open day is your opportunity to see a little bit more. We hope you’ll decide that IADT is the perfect place for your third level adventure.
|Film + Media Courses||Location||Info||Time|
|Design for FilmNew||Trevor Scott Room||
Formerly DL828 and DL830. New and unique! Based in the National Film School, this is the only course in Ireland to bring together set designers, costume designers, character designers, model makers and digital artists.
Want to be an animator? Learn to set things in motion, tell stories, bring worlds to life. Start your creative future in IADT’s internationally acclaimed BA [Hons] in Animation.
|Photography + Visual MediaNew||Photography Studio||
Formerly BA in Photography. IADT’s new BA (Hons) Photography + Visual Media is an exciting, learner-centred exploration of practical skills & theoretical knowledge underpinning contemporary lens based & digital media prac
|FilmNew||National Film School||
BA (Hons) Film Students will focus on specialisation whilst still retaining a broad technical and craft skills base.
|TelevisionNew||National Film School||
BA (Hons) Television Students will have a broad technical and multi-platform media education (compared to film which will focus on greater specialisation).
|Creative Music Production||A025||
Creative Music Production is a programme designed for the contemporary music industry & is delivered collaboratively by IADT and the Sound Training College, Temple Bar.
|Art + Design Courses||Location||Info||Time|
|Graphic Design||Graphic Design Studio||
Visual Communication Design has changed its name to Graphic Design but is still run by the same team and is listed under the same code DL826.
The BA [Hons] Art course will give you the opportunity to work broadly and experimentally across a wide range of media and practices including paint, print, photography, video, sculpture, sound, performance and curation.
|Interaction + UX DesignNew||A021||
Learn how to combine your imagination & creativity with valuable design skills in order to make beautiful, easy-to-use products, services & spaces where people can explore, interact & play with information, media and technology.
|Technology + Psychology Courses||Location||Info||Time|
BSc [Hons] Creative Computing is a practical computing course which provides you with the skills and knowledge to design and program solutions for business and the future.
Fascinating and practical, this is a unique opportunity to study how psychology applies to everyday existence – including our use of technology – and to explore how psychology can create new ways to improve quality of life.
|Business + Humanities Courses||Location||Info||Time|
|English + Equality Studies||Library||
This fascinating degree gives a unique opportunity to investigate issues of social justice, equal rights, literature and law.
|New Media Studies||Library||
If you like to make videos, documentaries, tell stories, or write blogs, this course is for you. A mix of theory and practice, this programme explores the development of media and its evolution in the digital age.
Arts Management is the only undergraduate degree of its type in Ireland. Develop hands-on experience working in the business side of the creative industries. Run events in music, visual arts, and the performing arts.
Get to the very heart of what makes business work! This course successfully combines theory and practice to produce graduates with the solid foundations necessary for a successful business career.
Thinking about turning innovation to wealth creation? If you're already a business graduate, expand your skills with this dynamic and interactive course.
Intensive, interactive and hands-on, digital marketing is the new way of connecting with consumers, and qualified professionals are in high demand in this fast—paced sector.
|Portfolio Masterclass||Outside canteen||
Hear about how to compile, edit and submit your digital portfolio. Live with IADT staff to ask any questions you have about our digital portfolio submission.
|Student Support / DARE Scheme||A021||
The Student Experience team will discuss the supports available to our students and an overview of the HEAR/DARE scheme.
A talk for parents of students who are applying to IADT via the CAO. Brian Mooney, Career Guidance Expert & Irish Times Columnist, will give an overview of CAO process and advice on how to help students make informed choices.
|Campus Tours||Meet outside Chapel||
Join our Student Ambassadors as they walk you through our campus showing you our studios, labs, the National Film School & more while answering any questions you have.
We're here all day to answer any of your questions. Wondering about student accommodation? Clubs and societies? Learning supports? Just pop your queries in the box below and we will get back to you!
Studying at IADT
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Life at IADT
From our vibrant Student's Union to some of the best student support services around, IADT has so much to offer asides from great courses. Here you'll get a sense of what being an IADT student is all about!
Register now for our 11am Portfolio Masterclass at Open Day on Saturday 20th November.
Some IADT courses ask prospective students to submit a portfolio, which should demonstrate your enthusiasm for the course as well as your interests and strengths. Our portfolio masterclass will help you put together the perfect portfolio and ensure it becomes the perfect showcase for your work.
Here you'll find everything you need to know about the undergraduate courses on offer at IADT. Don't forget to check out some of our exciting new offerings in Design, Film + Media, Business and Humanities! If you have any further questions hit the ask button in the bottom right-hand corner.