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What can I do with my degree in Event and Experience Design?

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An  Event and Experience Design degree may be useful in the following career areas:

Art Gallery Manager

This role can vary widely depending on the type of gallery.  The manager may be involved in more technical aspects such as installation of exhibits and managing facilities.  They could also be involved in aspects such as marketing, sales and communication.

Job profile of a Commercial Gallery Manager on the Prospects website
Job profile of a Commercial Gallery Manager on the All About Careers website

Art Therapist

Art therapists help people who may struggle to communicate verbally to express their feelings through visual art methods.  Practitioners work with a wide variety of patients experiencing a variety of difficulties.

Job profile of an Art Therapist on the Target Jobs website
Job profile of an Art Therapist on the National Careers Advice Service website
Job profile of an Art Therapist on the Prospects website

Charity Fundraiser

Charity fundraisers aim to increase the contributions to a charity by exploring various fundraising methods and sources.  Fundraisers can focus on particular areas such as business, trusts, community, major donors or legacy.

Job profile of a Charity Fundraiser on the Prospects website
Job profile of a Charity Fundraiser on the National Careers Service website

Interior and Spatial Designer

Interior and Spatial Designers design, plan and construct interior spaces.  This could involve restructuring of spaces, fixtures and fittings, lighting and decoration.  This role typically involves working closely with clients and construction professionals.

Job profile of an Interior and Spatial Designer on the Prospects website
Job profile of an Interior Designer on the National Careers Service website
Job profile of an Interior Designer on the All About Careers website

Public Relations Officer

Theatre Stage Manager

Theatre stage managers coordinate all aspects of a theatre company to ensure the successful delivery of the performance. In order to do this, they must have excellent people management skills.

Job profile of a Theatre Stage Manager from the Prospects website 
Job profile for a Theatre Stage Manager on the All About Careers website

Tourism Officer

A tourism officer promotes and develops tourism in a particular area in order to attract visitors and generate the associated economic benefits.

Job profile of a Tourism Officer on the Prospect website
Job profile of a Tourism Officer on the Target Jobs website

 

You may be interested in graduate roles outside of Event and Experience Design. There are many employers who are looking for graduates with good degrees but that don’t have a preference for the subject studied. To explore different career options see:

 

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Last Updated: 10/09/2019