Course Description


Animation is a course run by Dunboyne College of Further Education, Meath. It is a 'Classroom Based' course . Animation gives a Course Qualification of Level 5 Certificate, awarded by QQI. For more information about Animation at Dunboyne College of Further Education, please review the details below.

Animation 5M1985


Students who wish to learn the fundamentals of creation for 2D animated productions, will enjoy the practical and creative elements of this course. Learners will gain skills around character design, animation and creative development through specialist software. Focussing on both drawing and computer skills, students will understand what is required to develop a complete and successful portfolio.


• Animation Layout Design • Animation Design Skills • Animation Drawing Studies • Animation • Painting • Drawing • Sculpture • Communications • Work Experience • Digital Photography • Image Processing


• QQI Level 5 in Art 5M1985

The Animation course at Dunboyne College of Further Education is listed in's national courses finder.
Training ProviderDunboyne College of Further Education
Course LocationDunboyne, Meath
Course TypeClassroom Based
Course QualificationLevel 5 Certificate
Awarding BodyQQI
Course Start Date20th September 2021
Course End Date20th May 2022
Entry RequirementsENTRY REQUIREMENTS • Leaving Cert or LCA • Mature students of all backgrounds • Other equivalent qualification All applicants will be interviewed regardless of previous qualifications. An interview will be organised for each applicant. Applicants have to be computer literate. Apply directly at For more information see
Carear PathCAREER OPPORTUNITIES Graduates of the Animation QQI Award can progress to many degree courses, including; Animation, Art, Film and Television, Graphic Design, Illustration and Production, to mention a few. These can be accessed at several universities and IT colleges or private college such as TU Dublin, IADT, Athlone IT, NCAD, DCU, Maynooth University, Tralee IT, Athlone IT, Letterkenny IT and Limerick IT. There are several courses at QQI Level 6 or HND that students can access, for example at Ballyfermot College. Many graduates seek direct employment within the sector. EXAMPLES OF HIGHER EDUCATION PROGRESSION: IATD DL832: Animation (Level 8, 4 years) IT Athlone: AL861 Animation and Illustration (Level 8, 4 Years) Ballyfermot College of Further Education: HND Classical and computer Animation (2 Years)
Course Code5M1985
For more information about Dunboyne College of Further Education, please visit our College page on by clicking here.

Course Provider

Dunboyne College of Further Education

Dunboyne Business Park, Dunboyne, Dunboyne, Meath, Ireland. Eircode: A86 WC91

Make Enquiry

Please insert your contact details and any additional information you require and we will forward your request to Dunboyne College of Further Education

Captcha code        I confirm I have read the Cookie Information, Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy and I agree to join the community.


Dunboyne College of Further Education
Dunboyne Business Park
Dunboyne, Dunboyne, Meath
Visit Website