What is a Content Designer
Getting in and Qualifications
There are a variety of pathways towards securing a job as a Content Designer.
- Computer Science
- Art and creative subjects
- Social Studies subjects such as Media
Pupils in S5/6 could consider a Foundation Apprenticeship in Creative and Digital Media as a way to develop skills they may need.
Entry requirements for courses can change. Always contact the college, university or training provider to check exactly what you will need.
Apprenticeships provide the opportunity to work as well as getting a qualification.
A Modern Apprenticeship in Creative and Digital Media can be an excellent hands-on way to develop practical and applicable skills for the role.
It is not always necessary to have a degree to be a Content Designer. However, the most valuable degrees for this field include communications and media subjects. Employers will likely want to see examples of previous work, put together in a portfolio.