Jun 06, 2020  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog

VPA 400 - Programming, Principles and Practices in Arts Enterprise Careers (3 credits)


This course is designed for individuals who are considering an arts management career or in arts-related industries for the entrepreneurial purposes of starting one’s own nonprofit organization. This course introduces students to the industry of the arts, providing students with an overview of the careers in arts management, the work that arts managers do, and the contemporary issues and trends that affect arts management professionals. Students investigate practices of arts organizations including programming, community development, promoting the arts, and arts advocacy. Students explore how to use their own talents, passions, and interests to address problems with innovative and entrepreneurial solutions.  F, S.