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Calendar of Tests / Interviews for various courses in 2018.

Notes:
  1. These dates may be amended. Please consult the official literature of the appropriate institution.
    All tests/interviews may not be mentioned on this list. For example, those for mature applicants are not included.
  2. In the case of some of the institutions, more than one date may be shown.
    The institution will assign a specific date to each student.
  3. Other test dates of note include:
    24th February 2018 - HPAT - Undergraduate Entry to Medicine
    3rd March 2018 - MSAP - For mature applicants to certain courses in UCD, UCC, UL and NUI Galway
    24th March 2018 - GAMSAT - Graduate Entry to Medicine
  4. Closing date for Mature Nursing applicants to register with PAS on publicjobs.ie:
    22nd February, 2018 (see page 11 of the CAO Handbook for further details).

Course
Code
Course Title Test / Interview Dates
AD101 First Year Art & Design (Common Entry) (Portfolio) The deadline for portfolio submission is 4.30pm, Friday 9th February 2018.

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AD102 Illustration and Graphic Design (Portfolio) The deadline for portfolio submission is 4.30pm, Friday 9th February 2018.

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AD103 Textiles, Jewellery & Objects (Portfolio) The deadline for portfolio submission is 4.30pm, Friday 9th February 2018.

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AD202 Design or Fine Art & Education - Second Level Teaching (Portfolio) The deadline for portfolio submission is 4.30pm, Friday 9th February 2018.

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AD204 Fine Art (Portfolio) The deadline for portfolio submission is 4.30pm, Friday 9th February 2018.

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AD211 Fashion Design (Portfolio) The deadline for portfolio submission is 4.30pm, Friday 9th February 2018.

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AD212 Product Design (Portfolio) The deadline for portfolio submission is 4.30pm, Friday 9th February 2018.

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AD222 Interaction Design (Portfolio) The deadline for portfolio submission is 4.30pm, Friday 9th February 2018.

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DC009 Arts (Joint Honours) - Humanities Saturday, 24th March, 2018:
Stage 1 Music Test for DC009
DC012 Post Primary Teacher Education - Religious Education and Music Saturday, 24th March, 2018:
Stage 1 Music Test for DC012

Saturday, 7th April, 2018:
Stage 2 Music Test for DC012
DC014 BA in Jazz and Contemporary Music Performance (Audition) Saturday, 24th March, 2018
OR
Saturday, 7th April, 2018
(date will be allocated to student)
Music Audition
DK860 Applied Music 16th - 20th April, 2018
DL826 Visual Communication Design Portfolio assessments and interviews will take place from
12th - 15th March, 2018.

Further information: click >here<.

DL827 Art Portfolio assessments and interviews will take place from
12th - 15th March, 2018.

Further information: click >here<.

Alternative to portfolio assessment: Interested applicants may attend IADT on either the 7th or 8th February and take part in a half day drawing workshop. The output of this workshop will be scored in lieu of a traditional portfolio assessment. Please note that this applies only to the programme DL827.

DL828 3D Design, Modelmaking and Digital Art Portfolio assessments and interviews will take place from
12th - 15th March, 2018.

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DL829 Design for Stage and Screen (Costume Design) Portfolio assessments and interviews will take place from
12th - 15th March, 2018.

Further information: click >here<.

DL830 Design for Stage and Screen (Makeup Design) Portfolio assessments and interviews will take place from
12th - 15th March, 2018.

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DL831 Design for Stage and Screen (Production Design) Portfolio assessments and interviews will take place from
12th - 15th March, 2018.

Further information: click >here<.

DL832 Animation Portfolio assessments and interviews will take place from
12th - 15th March, 2018.

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DL833 Photography Portfolio assessments and interviews will take place from
12th - 15th March, 2018.

Further information: click >here<.

DL834 Film and Television Production Portfolio assessments and interviews will take place from
12th - 15th March, 2018.

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DL838 Creative Music Production Portfolio submission is strictly by email. Details will be
provided to all applicants after the 1st February.
DT101 Architecture (Test and Interview) The suitability test is usually held at Easter time and the
interviews in mid-May. Precise information on dates and times of
when to attend for the test and interview will be notified
directly to each
DT501 Music Audtions/interviews:
March - May 2018, by invitation
DT506 Commercial Modern Music Audtions/interviews:
March - May 2018, by invitation
DT529 Drama (Performance) Audtions/interviews:
March - May 2018, by invitation
DT544 Interior Design Portfolio submission:
Can be made on either Monday 5th OR Tuesday 6th March, 2018
9:30am to 4:30pm each day. DIT Grangegorman
DT545 Design - Visual Communication Portfolio submission:
Can be made on either Monday 5th OR Tuesday 6th March, 2018
9:30am to 4:30pm each day. DIT Grangegorman
DT546 Fine Art Portfolio submission:
Can be made on either Monday 5th OR Tuesday 6th March, 2018
9:30am to 4:30pm each day. DIT Grangegorman
DT559 Photography Portfolio submission:
Can be made on either Monday 5th OR Tuesday 6th March, 2018
9:30am to 4:30pm each day. DIT Grangegorman
DT598 Visual Merchandising and Display Portfolio submission:
Can be made on either Monday 5th OR Tuesday 6th March, 2018
9:30am to 4:30pm each day. DIT Grangegorman
LC110 Art and Design (Common Entry - Portfolio) Portfolio Assessments will take place from week
commencing 5th March, 2018 and will run for 3 weeks.
Applicants will select their own date and time from
a list which will be provided to them.
LC111 Design in Fashion and Textiles for Product and Costume (Portfolio) Portfolio Assessments will take place from week
commencing 5th March, 2018 and will run for 3 weeks.
Applicants will select their own date and time from
a list which will be provided to them.
LC114 Design in Fashion and Textiles for Product and Costume (Portfolio) Portfolio Assessments will take place from week
commencing 5th March, 2018 and will run for 3 weeks.
Applicants will select their own date and time from
a list which will be provided to them.
LC502 Game Art and Design (Portfolio - Clonmel) Portfolio Assessments will take place during weeks
commencing 5th March, 2018 and 19th March, 2018.
Applicants will select their own date and time from
a list which will be provided to them.
LC515 Digital Animation Production (Portfolio - Clonmel) Portfolio Assessments will take place during weeks
commencing 5th March, 2018 and 19th March, 2018.
Applicants will select their own date and time from
a list which will be provided to them.
LC516 Game Art and Design Production (Portfolio - Clonmel) Portfolio Assessments will take place during weeks
commencing 5th March, 2018 and 19th March, 2018.
Applicants will select their own date and time from
a list which will be provided to them.
LC518 Digital Animation Production (Portfolio - Clonmel) Portfolio Assessments will take place during weeks
commencing 5th March, 2018 and 19th March, 2018.
Applicants will select their own date and time from
a list which will be provided to them.
LM026 Performing Arts (Audition) The audition dates are 8th and 9th April, 2018.

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LM099 Architecture (Portfolio) Portfolio submission begins 3rd April with a deadline
of 4.30pm, Friday 9th April, 2018.

For more information: click >here<.

MH103 Music Applicants to the BMus are invited to a Music Test, audition and
interview on March 24th, 2018.
TR001 Two-subject Moderatorship Music: Entrance test Saturday 7th April, 2018.
Interviews late April/early May (dates to be confirmed)

Drama: A questionnaire will be sent to all applicants to complete in late March.
On the basis of the completed questionnaire some applicants will be selected to attend a workshop and/or interview (during April/May) before final selections are made.
TR002 Music Entrance test Saturday 7th April, 2018.
Interviews late April/early May (dates to be confirmed)
TR009 Music Education Entrance test Saturday 7th April, 2018.
Interviews late April/early May (dates to be confirmed)
TR025 Drama and Theatre Studies If you indicate Drama and Theatre Studies (TR025) or Drama Studies (TSM) as a choice of subject you will be sent a questionnaire to complete in late March. On the basis of the completed questionnaire some applicants will be selected to attend a workshop and/or interview (during April/May) before final selections are made.