This Career Cluster focuses on the designing, producing, exhibiting, performing, writing, and publishing multimedia content including visual and performing arts and design, journalism, and entertainment services.
Workers who research, write or produce news stories or broadcasts, or present commentaries. Workers also include those involved in publishing and writing. Includes occupations that install, repair and operate digital or electronic equipment used to record and transmit radio or television programs and motion pictures.
Occupations involved in the creation, development and production of theatrical and musical performances. Includes workers at practice halls, studios and performance venues.
Occupations involved in prepress, press and binding, or post-press processes. Workers might transform text and pictures for printing plates, or use digital technology for graphics, layout or printing. Includes operating and maintaining equipment or computers used in printing process.
Occupations involved in the interaction between computer and communications equipment. Includes workers who install or repair data, graphics, video and digital equipment.
Occupations involved in artistic creation through painting, sculpting, illustrating, fashion, or floral design, and the use of an assortment of materials, including oils, watercolors, acrylics, pastels, pencils, pen and ink, photography, plaster, clay, textiles, plants, and computers.