Design engineering degree

Design engineering degree -
where next?
Communications / advertising /
marketing
PR/ Comms manager / executive
marketing
content marketer
digital marketing
market research analyst
media
broadcasting presenter
producer film / TV / radio
journalist / researcher
"The most important design jobs of
the future" a few examples. Source:
fastcodesign.com
Augmented reality designer
Avatar programmer
Chief Design Officer or Chief Creative Officer
(CDO or CCO) on the Board
Cybernetic Director
Embodied Interactions Designer
Fusionist
Intelligent System Designer
Machine-learning Designer
Real-time 3-D designer
Sim designer
Synthetic biologist / nanotech designer
Interventionist
what can you NOT do with a design
engineering degree ...?
.....?
arts / cultural / heritage / museum
management
arts and cultural outreach
arts administration / management
festivals / events management
community arts worker
socially useful
teaching / FE and adult lecturing eg DT or
Physics teacher
youth / community engagement
youth worker / community worker
careers adviser (somebody has to do it)
NHS career (many require further training or
even another degree)
medicine / hospital doctor or GP
physiotherapist
nurse / other allied medical profession
security / defence
police
intelligence analyst (MI5, MI6 etc)
armed service
international aid / development work
other technical
ergonomist
product manager
medical physicist  or medical engineer
andmany,
many
more
roles
across all
sectors ...
interested in entrepreneurship and
business?
management consultant / strategy consultant
entrepreneur / own start up
venture capitalist
business angel
tech transfer / knowledge exchange /
commercialisation (of R&D)
more business / management related ideas
finance / banking
designer, with emphasis on design
rather than engineering
interior and spatial designer
3D and graphic design
industrial / product designers
web designer
animator
landscape architecture
tech sector / silicon milkroundabout
games developer
web designer
multimedia programmer
apps developer
animator
product manager
engineering design / 'proper' engineers
design engineer
mechanical engineer
hardware design / development
chartered mechanical engineer
Software engineer (industry)
systems engineer
UX engineer
academic / university lecturer (after PhD and
industry or academic research)
IT / technical consultant
software development
applications developper
software tester
systems analyst
systems developper
production manager
manufacturing manager
... something completely different
..?
a new creative departure which could be
in any number of things whatever
floats your boat ...!
there are literally thousands of
possibilities with new 'job titles' emerging
all the time ...
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