Open Day & Portfolio Clinic – Thursday, 23 November 2017

The Dublin School of Creative Arts in DIT Grangegorman are offering students applying through CAO in February 2018 or any 5th year or Transition Year students, the opportunity to visit the School and meet staff and students from all programmes.
Applicants will also have the opportunity to bring their portfolio with them for a short consultation,
see the facilities on campus and ask questions they may have in relation to the programmes. Each programme will deliver a morning and afternoon presentation in the studios.

Open Day
During the Open Day normal classes will take place in the studios allowing visitors to get a flavour of the range and variation of everyday learning activities at the Dublin School of Creative Arts (DSCA).

In addition to this, each programme will deliver a morning and an afternoon presentation in the studios. A schedule for this is outlined here. Presentations will vary with each programme, but will include some of the following activities:
- a selection of current students will show and discuss the content of successful first year entry portfolios
- recent graduates will make short presentations on their time studying at DSCA, and how they have progressed since graduation

- recent student work, typifying various stages of each programme will be displayed and projected in the studios

- on-going projects and/or professional work by members of staff will be presented

Schedule of presentations

9.00 am   

DT001 BSc. Product Design
DT597 BA Creative and Cultural Industries

 

10.00 am  

DT533A BA Contemporary Visual Culture        

DT598 BA Visual Merchandising and Display

 

11.00 am

DT545 BA (Design) Visual Communication

DT544A BA Interior Design

 

12 noon

DT546 BA Fine Art
DT001 BSc. Product Design

 

2.00 pm

DT597 BA Creative and Cultural Industries

DT546 BA Fine Art

 

3.00 pm

DT598 BA Visual Merchandising and Display

DT545 BA (Design) Visual Communication

 

4.00 pm

DT544A BA Interior Design
DT533A BA Contemporary Visual Culture

 

Portfolio clinic
A special portfolio clinic will run all day long. Students will/can bring their portfolio (regardless of the level they’re at) for a five minute consultation with an experienced member of staff. Students will receive advice on what to include in their portfolio and how to develop their portfolio for application to any 3rd level art and design programme.

 

Visitors will be welcomed at the entrance of North House studios where tea and coffee will be provided. Literature from or about each programme will be available.
In the entrance hall to the North House, visitors can meet staff from the DIT Access Office, DIT Student Services, DIT Student’s Union and DIT Sport, to discuss the wide range of services and support available to a new DIT student

 

Contact

School Office
01 402 4138 | creativearts@dit.ie