Open Day & Portfolio Clinic Thursday, 22 November 2018

The Dublin School of Creative Arts in DIT, soon to be TU Dublin, Grangegorman are offering students applying through CAO in February 2019 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. Please note that registration for this event is not required.

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 presentations in their studios. A schedule for this is outlined here. Presentations will vary with each programme but will include some of the following activities: 

- 3rd and 4th year students will also make short presentations on their time studying at DSCA.
- 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. 

To download a map an flier please click here: DSCA Open Day 2018


Schedule of presentations

10am, 11am and 12:00 noon 
DT001 BSc. Product Design
DT546 BA Fine Art
DT545 BA (Design) Visual Communication
DT544 BA Interior Design
DT598 BA Visual Merchandising and Display

1.00 Instant Culture!
15-minute mini-lectures relating, loosely, to the Art History/Visual Studies syllabus plus a very short introduction to the Creative and Cultural Industries/ Contemporary Cultural Industries courses.
1.00 What are Statues Thinking?
1.30 Why is Newgrange Made of Concrete?

Portfolio clinic
A portfolio clinic will run throughout the morning. 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.

A second portfolio clinic will be held on Thursday, 24th January 2019


School Office
01 402 4138 |
Please note that registration for this event is not required