Creative Industries

Creative Industries
Skills for work


Creative Industries is an introductory qualification which develops the knowledge and skills required for employment or further study in the creative industries.

The Course covers: an Introduction to the Creative Industries, Creative Industries Skills Development, the Creative Process, and a Creative Project.

Learners will gain an awareness of the opportunities and jobs in the different sectors and they will develop transferable employability skills, including:

  • an understanding of the workplace and the employee’s responsibilities (eg time-keeping, appearance, customer care)
  • self-evaluation skills
  • positive attitude to learning
  • flexible approaches to solving problems
  • adaptability and positive attitude to change
  • confidence to set goals, reflect and learn from experience
  • skills to become effective job-seekers and employees

SCQF Level 5

  • Creative Industries: An introduction
  • Creative Industries: Skills Development
  • Creative Industries: The Creative Process
  • Creative Industries: Creative Project
  • Creative Industries: Creative Project

This assessment has 3 Outcomes.
Outcome 1: Investigate practical skills
Outcome 2: Develop own practical skills
Outcome 3: Evaluate own practical skills

Past Project from Creative Industries course 2018 30th Anniversary CD