1.1 Locate, access and use information to support own development.
BBC Digital Matchr
To find out what sort of role in the media industry that I am compatible for, I took a test using BBC’s “Digital Matchr” that helps deducting which skills I have and where I can use them. This is the result I got:
By knowing this, I researched job titles that I might be applicable for and found that with this knowledge I can work toward one of them if I desire. I followed two paths so I could research what I potential jobs I could target:
Art & Design as I find myself interested in arts and wish to implicate it into my work in the future. Some of the job titles, supporting this, I found include:
- Games Artist
- Art Editor
- Freelance Designer/Maker
- Game Designer
Multimedia Production because I have knowledge on creating media and the software used to edit, enhance or manipulate it. Some of the jobs titles I found related were:
- Graphic Designer
- Narrative Copywriter
By knowing which jobs I could aim for, I am able to know which skills to work on to target these role, such as learning to design more efficiently and become even more familiar with software.
2.1 Critically evaluate a range of working practices and methods.