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Introduction to Digital Media

The purpose of this award is to equip the learner with the knowledge, skill and competence to use
digital media devices to enhance their personal, social and economic well being

To understand the use of digital media devices in daily life
To identify security considerations for digital communication
To understand the concepts of social networking
To demonstrate and use an online social network site to create and share digital media
To operate and demonstrate the use of digital media devices which include:
 Mobile phone
 Digital music devices/ create playlist
 Digital camera
 Digital Video camera

Target Award

QQI General Learning – 3M0874

Start Date: 03-09-2023Hours/week: 02 Hrs 00 MinsDuration: 39 weeks


Day Mornings Afternoons Evenings
Education Requirements
No formal education or qualifications are required although applicants may have participated in primary and secondary education. Applicants will be expected to demonstrate a standard of knowledge, skill and competence equivalent to NFQ Level 2 when accessing a Level 3 programme.

Age Requirements
Please see course details for minimum age requirements

Learning Aptitude
Applicants must have a motivation to learn, an interest in the subject and the ability to acquire the knowledge, skills and competencies set out in the course.

Previous Experience
Applicants must be able to demonstrate a limited range of knowledge, skills and competencies skills relevant to the course and be able to work under direction.

Module Award Body
Digital Media Digital Media (3N0552) QQI
Learning Outcomes
The learning outcomes associated with this award are outlined in the associated Component Specifications.


Adult Literacy, Tramore, Co Waterford


Adult Education Centre, Unit 2, Seapoint Business Park, Riverstown, , Tramore, X91FD9K


  • Free Parking
  • Wheel Chair Access
  • Full Canteen

Contact Details

Course Contact:
Siobhan Crotty