Experience Design: Audience Participation (Weekend)

This course looks at developing new ways of engaging with audiences, how and why audience participation is used across the creative industries, and how this knowledge can be applied to your own practice.Through practical workshops, group work and briefs exploring theories of interactivity, you should gain a valuable insight into why some audiences are easier to engage than others and develop skills in tailoring an experience to increase participation...

Taught by: Susanne Buck.

Description

This course looks at developing new ways of engaging with audiences, how and why audience participation is used across the creative industries, and how this knowledge can be applied to your own practice.

Through practical workshops, group work and briefs exploring theories of interactivity, you should gain a valuable insight into why some audiences are easier to engage than others and develop skills in tailoring an experience to increase participation.

Who should take this course?

People working or interested in the arts or media, programming for museums and cultural heritage

Those who plan events, services or activities for a wide range of audiences.

Anyone wanting to progress into the design of narrative environments and designing visitor and customer experiences for cultural, commercial and community environments.

Entry requirements: None

Level: Beginners

Tutor information

With 10 years experience in the museums and heritage industry, Susanne Buck is currently Head of Education at the British Music Experience, an interactive museum of rock and pop based inside The O2, London. Susanne has worked at various national museums and temporary exhibitions including the Science Museum, British Museum, Transport Museum, Body Worlds and Tutankhamun. With a degree in Graphic Design and an MA exploring Creative Practices for Narrative Environments, Susanne's expertise lies in education and audience development for both the museum and the corporate sectors.

Materials

Please bring to the session:
  • A notebook and pen
  • Helpful, but not essential - laptop/ ipad, camera  (anything you would usually use to make notes and do project work)

Details for booking

DateDay of WeekTimeDurationCostStatusLocationAction
11/03/2017 - 12/03/2017Saturday and Sunday10:00 - 16:002 Days£295Available Granary Sq. - N1C Add to Basket