Created and facilitated by the UC Davis Arts Group Advising Center in collaboration with the UC Davis Internship and Career Center. These workshops are specifically tailored for students majoring in Art Studio, Art History, Cinema & Digital Media, Design, Film Studies, Music, Technocultural Studies, and Theatre & Dance. Advanced registration to attend is not
***These workshops will count toward the mandatory requirement for seniors.***
What Can I Do With This Major?
Friday, October 19, 2018
This workshop will provide strategies for researching and discovering careers related to your career aspirations, including key areas and job titles for each major in the Arts Group. Learn about major related internships and where alumni are now. Majors include: Art Studio, Art History, Cinema & Digital Media, Design, Film Studies, Music, Technocultural Studies, and Theatre & Dance.
Have You Thought About an Internship?
Friday, November 30, 2018
An internship is a great opportunity to learn about career opportunities and develop work skills. Internships offer an opportunity to gain valuable work experience, and define career paths. This workshop will provide ideas of how to find internships, and you will learn of internship opportunities for majors in the Arts Group.
Friday, December 14, 2018
Learn to make your resume stand out from the crowd, and the use of keywords to describe your experience, skills, and qualifications. Resume samples for each major in the Arts Group will be provided.
Networking: Who do you know?
Career advisors will tell you, “80% of people get jobs by networking.” Who do you know that can help you find jobs, internships in the arts? Are you uncomfortable contacting people you have never met or talking about yourself? In this workshop you will learn easy networking techniques that to assist you with meeting new people during your search for internship and career opportunities.
Creative Job Search Techniques
In this workshop you will learn creative job search techniques to discover information about career opportunities. Learn new ways to search the internet, how to find the skills and qualifications for specific job titles and salary information, and to search for career opportunities beyond the internet.
Get Started on a Job Search (it’s not too late!)
If you’ve been thinking about getting a job or internship, now is the time to start! This workshop will provide valuable information on how to start your search for a job or internship.
Contact Julie McGilvray, M.S. Academic Advisor for Art History, Design, Music, and Theatre and Dance, at 530-752-6244 or email@example.com