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Fablab Design Skills & Digital Fabrication course in Mohill

Fablab Design Skills & Digital Fabrication course in Mohill

Opportunity to gain a recognised qualification in Design Skills & Digital Fabrication course at Mohill Enterprise Centre

The Fablab Manorhamilton are running a Design Skills & Digital Fabrication course at Mohill Enterprise Centre the course due to start on Wednesday 22nd of February and will run for 10 weeks.  Interviews, demonstrations and information day is on Wednesday 15th February 11am -1pm                     

 For more info http://www.fablabmh.org/news/   For further details on joining our Design Skills and Digital Fabrication course, contact Mohill Enterprise Centre for an application form – Email: info@mct.ie or Phone: 071-9632024.

Please hurry though as interviews for places on Wednesday 15th February!

 Thanks to MSLETB, Mohill Enterprise Centre & Leitrim Development Company for supporting this course.



The course aims to provide students with a broad overview of design and digital fabrication. Using a mix of classroom sessions, hands-on lab work and self directed project work, this course will facilitate the learner to engage in a creative design process, appreciate design principles as a problem solving activity and gain an understanding of the role of digital fabrication in a design skillset.

Topics covered will include:

The History Of Design.

Understanding And Interpreting Design Briefs.

The Concepts Of Design Practice.

Material And Manufacturing Processes.

The Tools Of Visualisation And Presentation.

2D drawing & 3D Computer Aided Design.

Digital Fabrication Tools And Fab Labs.



This course would suit those who are thinking of returning to education or considering changing their career path. The qualification achieved can also be used to assist “mature” college applicants in creating a portfolio of work that can aid them in obtaining further third-level study or for those seeking to start or expand their design CV.



Gain a recognised QQI Level 5 Design qualification

Understand and appreciate Design principles

Learn how to use Design as a problem solving activity

Gain hands-on experience with Digital Fabrication technologies such as Laser Cutting and 3D Printing

Build a portfolio of Design work

Complete a real world project from Design Brief through to Manufacture

Develop academic and vocational language, literacy and IT skills related to Design

Learn how to work effectively both individually and with others in a Design team