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MScCreative Enterprise

De Montfort University
United Kingdom, Leicester
Tuition fee To be confirmed
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Overview

The creative industries are made up of businesses and entrepreneurs that have creativity and content that is protected by copyright as a central part of their business model. The creative industries include sectors such as design, film and TV, publishing, the performing arts, music, advertising and gaming.

Creative workers and leaders exhibit different skills and approaches to other business sectors, and individuals with creative talent require business management and innovation skills in order to venture out leading creative enterprise. The Creative Enterprise MSc is uniquely positioned to help you respond to these evolving challenges.

The course enables you to understand how management and business operates within creative industry sectors to help you develop professionally. You’ll examine the role of enterprise, innovation, legal issues and leadership customised for the creative industries. Giving you a comprehensive understanding of how business is conducted in this sector and a toolkit of creative enterprise skills.

The programme benefits from the location of being a short walk away from Leicester’s Cultural Quarter and technology parks, and from close working relationships with creative organisations. Local creative workers and companies co-teach on the programme and offer creative industry mentoring and executive placements to boost your employability in the field.

Based at De Montfort University, you will be able to able to tailor your university experience to your own interests. There are opportunities to get involved with DMU Global international experience programmes and the university’s volunteering programmes.

Career opportunities

A Creative Enterprise MSc will open up a wide range of career opportunities for you within the creative industries as you develop your professional skills.

The course is invaluable for ambitious individuals who have some work experience in the creative industry, wanting to learn the skills needed to take an idea into a business venture. This could be through a creative enterprise or as a freelancer in the industry. Potential industries you might work in include:

  • Advertising, PR and marketing
  • Design sectors
  • Performing arts
  • Festivals and events
  • Digital and new media
Apply now! Fall semester 2020/21
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Studies commence
Oct 1, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States