Producing television, digital content or film is a very satisfying job. It also takes dedication, long hours and very hard work. You must be able to collaborate with a team and communicate. This program goes into detail about the different rewards and challenges that can be expected when working in media and how to approach a career in media. Viewers will learn about the skill sets that are required of administrative and creative personnel. There are dozens of positions in media that are necessary for a project to work such as front office positions and on-camera positions. The program will also go into detail about the technological changes that have occurred in recent years and how it has affected the media. Tips are also included for communicating effectively in a team environment and collaborating. This program is produced in Australia, and resources are included that can be viewed on the internet. (21 minutes)
Segments in this video include:
Introduction to Working in Media (03:30) There are several opportunities and options for a rewarding career in media. If you are looking for a job in media, try to learn as much about it as you can, and learn about employment practices.
Introduction to Communication and Managing Professional Development (02:39) There are several positions that are mostly about communication, and permanent positions are rare.
Summary (00:21) Media and screen work can include many different roles and require skills like communication.
Personal Development (03:15) You must manage your own development, look for opportunities, finish training, develop knowledge of your industry, take steps to improve, and respond to feedback.
Conclusion (01:13) A list of jobs in media is show in this segment.