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  • Having completed a Fine Art degree as a teenager, I decided at 25 to return to college to train for a career that would still allow me to be creative. I decided to enroll in Ballyfermot’s HND in Digital Design...

    Jody Briggs

    HND in Digital Design and Technology (UX, UI)

  • The strengths of the VFX & 3D Technology programme are: Its timing, in terms of the trajectory of the industry in Ireland. The access to industry standard software. The tutors who work in industry. It’s clear that a lot of...

    Michael Fitzgibbon

    IFX Year 1 Student

  • I had planned to go to college for one year, that was all I thought I’d be able to stomach. One year of presentation and performance for media (now IPC – Broadcast Presentation Skills) and I was positive I would be...

    Ariana Dunne

    Broadcast Presentation Skills

  • HND in Digital Design and Technology (UX, UI)  was a truly excellent reintroduction to education, giving the support and scope I needed to re-engage with learning, as I had been out of education for several years. The modules and assignments...

    Sinead McDonald

    HND in Digital Design and Technology (UX, UI)

  • I have been working in RTE Radio 1 for the past ten years. I produce and present on Radio One each Saturday morning at 8.30am. I also stand in for Joe Duffy on Liveline and I also present the sport...

    Damien O’Reilly

    Media & Broadcasting

  • When I set about searching for the right media course, Ballyfermot came highly recommended by various industry professionals I’d contacted for advice. I attended two courses at BCFE, BJS (now MND – Diploma in Media & Broadcasting) and THND (now...

    Sharon O’Donoghue

    HND in Television Operations & Production

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