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Creative Industries Career Pathway

Students study at least three subjcts in total. They must pick at least one core subject from the list below:

  • Drama
  • Dance
  • Music
  • Art
  • Photography
  • Textiles

Complimentary Subjects

Students top up their core subjects with at least one complementary subject. For example, if a student selects two
core subjects, they will need to select one or more complementary subjects to study from the list below:

  • Product Design
  • English Literature
  • English Language
  • Psychology
  • Sociology
  • Philosophy
  • Criminology

Who is the Creative Industries Pathway for?

This Pathway is for students who are interested in pursuing a career in Advertising; Animation; Art Curating; Costume Design;
Fashion Design; Fashion Photography; Fine Artist/Sculptor; Graphic Design; Interior Design; Multimedia journalism;
Product Design; Surface Pattern design; Textile Artist; Acting and Performing; Arts Administration; Composing; Music
Therapy; Stage Management; Teaching; Theatre work

Supra-Curricular Activities

Career related workshops, performances and talks:

  • Visiting musicians / dancers / drama practitioners
  • Visit to recording studio (Drive Music Studios)

Subject related competitions and activities:

  • Return of the Jedi Orchestra Trip 2022; London Trip Residential (musical, dance workshop and backstage tour at the national)
  • Great Big Dance Off
  • Battle of the Bands
  • Christmas Carol Concert at Marlborough College
  • Dance Showcases / Drama Show Cases / Music Show
  • Cases
  • School Production - Back to the 80's 2022

University masterclasses and conferences:

  • Trips to BIMM and ACM (Music Universities) where students take part in workshops
  • Drama Visiting Workshops

Extended Project Qualification

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