Architectural Technology and Design
This course meets the needs of learners who wish to develop a portfolio of valuable skills, for example: Architectural Drawing, CAD 2D and 3D, Architectural Model Making and Design. These skills will equip learners to find employment in the architectural, engineering and design sectors and/or also progress to third level colleges. Learners achieve a level of competence and confidence in their skills in order to maximise their abilities and potential for the future.
- Architectural Drawing
- Building Construction
- Computer Aided Draughting (2D)
- Design Skills
- Safety and Health at Work
- Spreadsheet Methods
- Work Experience
Business Information Modelling (BIM)
Business Information Modelling techniques are a key focus of this course. Learners will be introduced to software such as Revitt to create the business information needs of an entire building project.
DFEi: Graduates may progress to the Level 6 Advanced Certificate in Architectural Technology and Design at DFEi
Elsewhere: Learners may also be eligible to apply through the CAO and/or the Higher Education Links Scheme to a range of higher certificates and degree programmes, at both Universities and Institutes of Technology.
Due to ongoing developments in QQI, award names and content are subject to change.
Higher Education Links Scheme
For details of the above and all other progression routes to the Institutes of Technology and the Universities visit www.cao.ie and www.qqi.ie or contact the Admissions Office of the relevant Higher Education Institution.