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Arts with Business Management

Course Code(s):  6M3618 ABM
QQI Award Code:  6M3618 Arts Administration
Award:  National Framework of Qualifications level
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Blackrock Further Education Institute

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Course overview

Course Code 6M3618 ABM
QQI Award Code 6M3618 Arts Administration
Award National Framework of Qualifications level

Course Description

Are you a business person who enjoys the Arts or are you an Arts Practitioner and interested in learning about the business end of your field while you continue to practice? Do you love the Arts, are a natural organiser and would love a change of career? Or are you interested in pursuing a degree in this field? This course is designed to provide you with a diverse knowledge and understanding of the Arts as well as the core skills to perform as an effective administrator in this field.

What will you Study?

Arts Event Management
Sales and Marketing Management
Exhibition Techniques
Entrepreneurship
Personal and Professional Development
Arts and the Community
Theatre Studies
History and Appreciation of Art and Design

Important Colleges may add/remove modules to keep the course updated and to meet demands. Almost all PLC courses have a Work Experience module, which requires students to find their own placement in an area directly related to their course.

Progression to CAO Courses

Higher Education Links Scheme (HELS)

This course leads to a QQI Major Award, and provides progression opportunities to a number of Higher Education courses, including those in the CAO.

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CAO with Any QQI Major Award

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Old FETAC Code New QQI Code
AAAXX 6M3618

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Sample Careers

If you are interested in this course, then some of these occupations may be of interest. These suggestions are related by Career Sector and Career Interests, and may be worth exploring.
Brand Manager - Marketing   Social Media Specialist  
Builders' Merchant   Data Protection Officer  
Health & Safety Officer   Chartered Secretary  
Data Steward / Data Manager   Business Analyst  
Accounts Team Leader   Business Consultant  
Managing Director   Management Associate  
Project Manager   Recruitment Consultant  
General Manager   Hotel General Manager  
Management Consultant   Industrial Relations Officer  
Company Secretary   Business Adviser  
Charity Officer   Arts agent / Promoter  
Financial Trader   Financial Adviser  
Operations Research Analyst   Economist / Economist EU  
Occupational Psychologist   Change Manager  
Equality Officer   Human Resources / Personnel Manager  
HR Director - Human Resources   Staff Relations Official  
Personnel Manager    Hospitality Manager  
Personnel Officer   Human Resources Business Partner / HRBP  
Human Resources Assistant - EU   Information Architect - IT  
IT Consultant   Information Systems Manager  
Big Data Specialist   Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) Specialist  
Data Analyst   Computer Systems Analyst  
Data Change Agent   Secretary  
Personal Assistant   Payroll Manager  
Front Office Junior Manager   School Principal  
Production Assistant - Film   Script Supervisor - TV / Film  
Production Designer - TV/Film   Musician  
Producer   Director - TV/Film  
Stage Manager   Music Manager  
Film Production Manager    Bank / Financial Manager   
Recruitment Team Leader   Risk Analyst  
Travel Agency Manager   Restaurant / Catering Manager  
Retail Manager   Department Manager  
Procurement Officer / Buyer   Area Sales Manager  
Call Centre Manager   Distribution Manager  
Accounts Assistant   Accountant  
Taxation Consultant   Management Accountant  
Facilitator    

Related Career Sectors

This course prepares people for careers typically found in the sectors below. You can explore information relating to these sectors by clicking on the titles below.
Business Organisation & Business Management
Entertainment & Performing Arts
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