ERIC Number: ED120558
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975
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Jobs in Fine Arts and Humanities. Job Family Series.
Science Research Associates, Inc., Chicago, IL.
The booklet describes careers in the fine arts and humanities. An introductory chapter presents the outlook for careers in the 1970's and briefly defines the fine arts and humanities. Chapter 2, "The Fine Arts," presents discussions of figure drawing, training, forms of expression, and music. Chapter 3, "On Stage," clarifies the amount of work and practice necessary for a musician or dancer to get a start in the theater. "Behind The Scenes and Screens," Chapter 4, describes the careers of producers, directors, stage managers, scene designers, and film editors. Chapter 5, "With Pen and Typewriter," employs anecdotes from writer's lives to examine careers in writing and offer suggestions to the aspiring writer. The sixth chapter, "Agents and Agencies," explains the role of the agent and opportunities in public relations. The concluding chapter, "Jobs in the Humanities," deals with the careers of museum curator, enterpreter, translator, and college teacher. A fact chart is included which presents the required education and salaries for the jobs described. (KH)
Descriptors: Career Opportunities, Careers, Creative Writing, Dance, Educational Background, Employment Qualifications, Film Production, Fine Arts, Humanities, Language Arts, Music, Occupational Clusters, Occupational Information, Public Relations, Teaching, Theater Arts
Science Research Associates, Inc., IBM, 259 East Erie Street, Chicago, Illinois 60611 (Order No. 5-1627, no price given)
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Authoring Institution: Science Research Associates, Inc., Chicago, IL.
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