Unique Programme sees ITT and KTP Connect
The Institute of Technology, Tralee in partnership with the Kerry Technology Park (KTP) are pleased to announce details of a new initiative called ITT/KTP Connect. This innovative programme, which has just commenced will see third year students on the Instituteâ¿¿s programmes in Interactive Multimedia, Music Technology and TV Radio and New Media Broadcasting assume the role of Media Consultants for companies within the Park from now until May 2011.
The group who will be based in Kerry Technology Park will undertake specific media projects through a consultation process with the companies. Organisations who are working with the college on the project include: Assess Ireland Ltd, Altobridge, Continuum Commerce Solutions, DCS Energy Savings, Donseed Ltd, Neotech Software Solutions Ltd, PulseLearning, Unique Voice (UVLI), YouComply and Neustock Media.
Head of Creative Media and Information Technology Mary Lucey, expressed her thanks to the team at the Park, and the various companies for their support, outlining that the ITT/ KTP Connect offers a perfect balance in blending the world of education and technology with the reality of real-life business experience.
Work to be completed by the students under this initiative will include the development and production of on-line promotional material, enhancing companies use of media tools such as Twitter, Facebook and YouTube, production of multi-media demonstrations of company products and website design and development.
The Department of Creative Media and Information Technology offers three media course at honours degree level in Interactive Multimedia, Music Technology and TV Radio and New Media Broadcasting.