CIT DEGREE EXHIBITIONS
Welcome to the CIT Degree Exhibitions 2017 website. This site showcases the work from the Visual Communications, Multimedia, Fine Art, Applied Art and Architecture final year students. You can view the profile of each student, which contains relevant links and previews of their work.
The Multimedia and Visual Communications graduates from the Department of Media Communications would like to invite you to the 2017 Graduate exhibition, “SONDER”. The "SONDER" exhibition will host CIT's final year student projects in the BA (Honours) in Visual Communications and the BA (Honours) in Multimedia.
The “SONDER” exhibition will open with short informal oral presentations by the final year students on their projects in IT3, the Library - Berkeley Building at 6pm on Thursday, 25th of May at 6pm. The exhibition of work will be hosted in the James Barry Exhibition Centre, the Curved Gallery in the Student Centre and the Rory Gallagher Theatre in CIT’s Bishopstown Campus.
The exhibitions will run until the 31st of May.
VISUAL COMMUNICATIONS STUDENTS
BACHELOR OF ARTS (HONOURS) IN VISUAL COMMUNICATIONS
The course aims to produce graduates who will be knowledgeable, capable and highly motivated in the practice and theory of Visual Communications. It aims to equip graduates with the knowledge, skills and competencies required to effectively function as a designer at an independent and professional level. The course pays particular attention to the development of each student's ability to respond to visual design problems in an individual, inventive and creative manner. By developing student's research, design planning and production skills the course aims to produce graduates who can display the capacity for innovation in the area of Visual Communications.
Through the course structure, students develop their knowledge of the design process, production techniques and the professional business environment. It incorporates areas such as design principles and practice, creative image making, typography, creative technology, print technology, illustration, photography, video, contextual and business studies. This course also has academic modules, which are designed to develop the students' knowledge of visual culture through research, argument construction, written communication and presentations.
The Department of Media Communications
Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Visual Communication
Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Multimedia
Dept Phone: +353 21 4335810
Head of Department: Rose McGrath
Head of College: Catherine Fehily
The Department of Architecture at Cork Institute of Technology offers programmes in Architecture, Architectural Technology and Interior Architecture. The Architecture programme is located in the Cork Centre for Architectural Education while the programmes in Architectural Technology and Interior Architecture are located in the unique teaching and learning environment of the Architecture Factory on the CIT Bishopstown Campus.
The end of year exhibitions include work from all years of the programmes including the graduating years.
BSc Honours in Architecture and Master of Architecture
The end of year exhibition will open at 18:00 Wednesday 31st May at the Cork Centre for Architectural Education located at 9 Copley Street in Cork. The Cork Centre for Architectural Education is a joint endeavour between CIT and UCC.
TRANSITION 2017: Architectural Technology
and Interior Architecture
The Transition 2017 exhibition at the Architecture Factory, Bishopstown Campus, will open at 18:00 Wednesday 7th June and be available till Friday 9th June. Transition 2017 will contain student work from all years of the programmes in Architectural Technology and Interior Architecture.
Architectural Technology-Learn More
Interior Architecture-Learn More
The Department of Architecture
Dept Phone: +353 21 4335950
Head of Department: Katherine Keane
Welcome to the Degree Show 2017, Beyond Dialogue. We are proud and excited to give you the chance to experience the work of
final year BA (Hons) Fine Art & BA hons Contemporary Applied Art students.
The show opens on the 9th of June at 6pm. The exhibition runs from June 9th-16th 11AM-6PM.The degree show is a fantastic opportunity to catch a glimpse of some of the innovative work produced by students graduating from CIT Crawford College of Art & Design’s Department of Fine Art & Design.
FINE ART & APPLIED ART STUDENTS
BACHELOR OF ARTS (HONOURS) IN FINE ART
The Fine Art programme provides a studio based education in Fine Art, with emphasis on personal creative development. Fine Art describes any art form developed primarily for aesthetics or concept rather than utility. Students are introduced to the skills and philosophies of the practicing artist, and the course prepares them for active careers in the visual arts or for further study to Masters degree level.
Fine Art offers a series of very varied career paths. The course aims to instill individualism and independence. Graduates may build careers as practising artists. Other careers include teaching, photography, multimedia and crafts, and students may find employment in art criticism, as exhibition organisers and art handlers, in foundries, and as technicians and craft assistants.
BA (HONOURS) IN CONTEMPORARY APPLIED ART (CERAMICS, GLASS, TEXTILES)
Contemporary Applied Art encourages fresh ideas, inventive use of materials and techniques, and offers students the opportunity to critically engage with current practice. The course combines studio projects with practical workshop based sessions, alongside contextual academic studies where ideas, historical reference and making are integrated.
The new and exciting Contemporary Applied Art Degree course explores contemporary ideas, use of materials and offers students the opportunity to creatively develop and make objects. The course combines studio projects and practical workshop based sessions, where idea development and making are integrated. Students have a base studio, where individual and group tutorials, crits and presentations take place. The contextual academic modules combine lectures, seminars, workshops, and tutorials, encouraging a high level of debate and interaction. The programme is staffed by practicing professionals, and visiting lecturers who regularly contribute specialist expertise.
Department of Fine Art & Contemporary Applied Art
BA (Honours) in Fine Art
BA (Honours) in Contemporary Applied Art
Dept Phone: +353 21 4335200
Head of Department: Trish Brennan
Head of College: Catherine Fehily