3D Modelling, Product and Printing (VTOS)

VTOS means Vocational Training Opportunities Scheme. VTOS gives unemployed adults over 21 the opportunity of returning to full time education, while retaining their benefit.

This course will focus on 3D Product Design and Visualisation. Students will work with three dimensional materials, developing their design skills, detailing and prototyping methods. They will learn valuable technical and 3D visualisation skills and produce digital representations and 3D printed prototypes for manufacturing, patenting and marketing purposes.

3D product, printing and scanning has become increasingly popular and this course will prepare students for employment in this growing field

Ideally students will have completed a QQI Level 5 award in Craft, Furniture, Interiors, Graphics, Construction/Engineering or similar and would like to hone their design and technical skills.

Course Content

Computer Aided Design, 3D Modelling and Animation, Multimedia Technology, Web Authoring, Communications, Work Experience, Computer Illustrated Graphics, Project Management.

Duration

1 year

Certification

QQI Level 6.

Entry Requirements

QQI Level 5 in a related area. Mature students are actively encouraged to apply.

Progression

IADT – BA Hons.  3D Design, Modelmaking.

TUI Dublin Blanchardstown – BSc. in Product Innovation & Design

Career Opportunities

3D Printing, Modelmaking, Product Design.