BA [Hons] Arts Management

This is the only undergraduate degree of its kind in Ireland, and it brings together the skills from business studies with those of management in the cultural and creative industries.

What will I do?

Students study a wide range of business, popular cultures and arts related subjects to develop skills and competencies that will enable you to work in the cultural and creative industries. You will gain practical business experience and in Year 3 our students spend 20 weeks on a work placement or may opt to study abroad as an Erasmus student.

This course is designed to prepare students for management careers in the creative industries combining course work in business, cultural policy and work placement.

What will I be able to do when I graduate?

Recent graduates are employed by:

Madison Square Garden, New York | Wicklow Arts Festival | RTE | Sony

Recent graduates have continued further study at Postgraduate Level.

What modules will I study?

Year 1

Principles of Marketing | Introduction to Management | Visual Cultures | Introduction to the Music Business | Introduction to Theatre | Computer Applications | Finance Management | Learning + Critical Thinking

Year 2

Digital Marketing | Visual Cultures | Law | Financial Management | Cultural Event Management | Performance Studies|  The Music Industry

Year 3

Cultural Event Management | Business Research Methods | Performance Studies | Financial Management | Music Publishing | Sectoral Analysis  | 20 Week Placement

Year 4

Strategic Arts Management | Law | Cultural Policy | Financial Management | Human Resource Management | Digital Public Relations

Arts Management Students
Arts Management Students