Illustration & Visual Storytelling

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QQI Level 6

This course is for aspiring illustrators and storybook makers. It is also suitable for those in the fine art or graphic design area who wish to expand their skillset. The course will focus on the skills necessary for good image making and how to tell a good story. You will be encouraged to develop your own style of drawing and illustration.

The course will blend digital technology with traditional methods and you will build a portfolio showcasing your work that will take you to the next level in education or industry.


Course Content

Drawing, Illustration Skills, Computer Illustration Graphics, Digital Photography, Painting, Design Skills

Career Opportunities

Children’s books, Comics and Graphic novels, Merchandise, greeting cards, T Shirts, Advertising, Freelance work.

Entry requirements

Leaving Certificate, Leaving Certificate Applied, QQI Level 5 in art related discipline


1 Year




Course Charges


* includes €200 government charge