Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Furniture Design, Making and Technology
This programme is designed for those who are interested in pursuing a rewarding and exciting career in the furniture and wood manufacturing industry. Students first develop skills in a wide range of furniture manufacturing principles and learn the latest computer aided design software used in industry. In second year, students choose one of the degree options at the end of year one – Design, Making or Digital.
In third year, a year-long work placement is undertaken where students can choose from a wide variety of companies in Ireland or overseas. In fourth year, students have the opportunity to further develop their technical expertise and learn about research and management skills to allow them to pursue roles in management within furniture and wood manufacturing enterprises.
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Why Study this course?
All students undertake a common first year before deciding which degree option to take. Subjects are designed to provide students with an introduction to furniture making techniques, materials and equipment.
High Graduate Employment
100% of students find work after graduation.
Students have a year long work placement in year 3 with options to study abroad.