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The Linguistic's interests are usually focused on ideas and information exchange. They tend to like reading a lot, and enjoy discussion about what has been said. Some will want to write about their own ideas and may follow a path towards journalism, or story writing or editing. Others will develop skills in other languages, perhaps finding work as a translator or interpreter. Most Linguistic types will enjoy the opportunity to teach or instruct people in a topic they are interested in.

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About

Many people in this sector will combine performing with other job. This can be a hard area in which to make a stable career, as very few make it to the top, it can be a rewarding way to make additional money from an activity you’re passionate about. Beyond performance, there are many careers available in the music industry, venues and dance companies supporting the performers and making sure the show goes on.

Skills

    design, communication, teamwork, leadership, researching information, time management, adaptability, attention to detail, project management, visual media, writing, creativity, managing resources, teamwork, education & training,

Key Facts

861k
atteneded Irish Arts, Theatre & Comedy events
703
million euro contributed to the Irish economy annually by the music industry

In This Sector...

BIMM Institute Dublin
Your Music Career Starts Here

We know how competitive the music industry can be to break into, so we offer committed career planning and support during your time as a student at BIMM.

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Gaiety School of Acting
Careers in Acting

We have been providing actor training in Ireland since 1986, and to this day pride ourselves on instilling hundreds of students every year with confidence, creativity and a love of the arts.

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The Lir National Academy of Dramatic Art at Trinity College Dublin
Study Drama at the Lir Academy

The Lir offers undergradate degrees, postgraduate degrees and short courses in the area of Drama for theatre, film and TV.

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Pulse College
Leaders in Creative Media Education

Pulse College provides the highest standards of professional training courses in audio, music, film, gaming and animation. 

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Career Interview Videos...

Megan McEvoy - Dancer
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Megan McEvoy - Dancer

Sharon Carty - Opera Singer
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Sharon Carty - Opera Singer

College Course Videos...

Video & Sound Technology LC276  - Limerick Institute of Technology - LIT
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Video & Sound Technology LC276 - Limerick Institute of Technology - LIT

Drama and Theatre Studies CK112   - University College Cork
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Drama and Theatre Studies CK112 - University College Cork

Music CK104  - University College Cork
Posted by University College Cork

Music CK104 - University College Cork