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Media arts and technology placements

The sectors of media, arts and technology offer a diverse range of exciting careers including broadcasting, film production, visual effects, animation, games development, software engineering and acoustic technologies.

Competition within these careers is high so undertaking a placement is extremely valuable to enhance your prospects. There is an increasing employer expectation for students to be proactive and to gain as much relevant industry experience as possible. Placements are an excellent way to build on your existing skill set, develop your confidence within work environments and establish relationships with potential future employers.

You can research careers in media, arts and technology, along with tips on gaining work experience within these areas on the prospects website what can I do with my degree?

For a full list of online informative careers resources related to your degree and career ideas, visit the course focus pages in CareerBox (my course log in required) media and broadcast technology, computing, games and networking and writing, media, communication and performance (music, tv and film).

How can I find placement/work experience?

By registering on Solent Graduate Jobs you will have access to many exciting work and placement opportunities to enhance your CV and to help give you that competitive edge! You can also be proactive and contact employers of interest to source opportunities. For help with writing speculative letters for placement opportunities please see our cv and application guide.

Below you will find specific employer information relating to Media and IT placements. 

For more placement websites, the Jobs and Work Experience section of CareerBox is a great place to start. Go to CareerBox  [myCourse login required]. 


Page last updated on Tuesday 20 March 2018 at 5.19pm.


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