Careers in creative and media include performing, writing and designing. You could work in TV and radio, on stage or behind the scenes. You could produce books, magazines and websites, or create art and other objects. Competition is fierce. Many people start out working for free to get the experience that employers are looking for.

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There are many different careers that fall under this category from composers and vocalists to dancers, choreographers, art restoration, gallery director and actors. Understandably, performance is a huge part of performing arts and music. Without talented performers, some other jobs in this sector would not exist. Artists enjoy stimulating, creative careers that allow them to make a living doing something they love. 

Design is to plan and make decisions about how something is being built or created. This could be either graphic, product or fashion. Graphic design is defined as “the art and practice of planning and projecting ideas and experiences with visual and textual content.” In other terms, graphic design communicates certain ideas or messages in a visual way. These visuals can be as simple as a business logo, or as complex as page layouts on a website.

The definition of product design describes the process of imagining, creating, and iterating products that solve users’ problems or address specific needs in a given market. Fashion design is a form of art dedicated to the creation of clothing and other lifestyle accessories.

Pursuing this pathway will give you the opportunity to take up practical roles such as an artist, actor or curator, or administrative or managerial jobs such as production manager. Jobs within this pathway are expected to grow substantially over the next few years.

Through objects, collections, film, documents and oral histories they help to give us a sense of place and identity. Following this pathway could enable you to become Head of Exhibitions, a Tour Guide, Curator, or Archivist. In either of these roles you play a part in celebrating and preserving our worlds most treasured things.

There are many areas of the technology field that can provide you with creative job opportunities. Whether you're helping edit film for studios or developing influential products for businesses, there are many roles for aspiring creators in the technological industry.

Creative jobs in tech are positions or roles that require a combination of creative skills and technological understanding. Often, these jobs, which can include digital marketers and graphic designers, help companies and organizations develop crucial materials or ideas that can allow their businesses or projects to succeed. 

Games, animation & VFX have a lot of overlap in roles, some creative and artistic others are project management or more IT related. Roles include artists, animators, designers, programmers, directors and audio engineers.

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