The Creative Industries is a sector which includes jobs such as advertising, art & design, film, music and the performing arts amongst many.
The Creative Industries Course is designed to develop practical and employability skills. It will provide an opportunity to investigate a range of sectors and career opportunities in the creative industries. Pupils will then select a particular job role that they are interested in and focus on developing their skills within this role. This course provides a fantastic opportunity to develop employability skills.
The course has 4 units:
- An Introduction
- Skills Development
- The Creative Process
- Creative Project
Each unit is designed to develop practical and employability skills. Pupils will work as part of a team to plan and implement an event (for example a Talent Show) in which they will work as a team to plan the lighting, sound, publicity, stage management etc. The course also provides the opportunity to engage with working professionals and develop skills through guest speakers and excursions.