Experiential Online Programs For High School Students At UCLA In Digital Media, Entertainment, and Sports
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Introduction

The iconic University of California Los Angeles is highly regarded as one of the world’s top public universities and The Anderson School of Management , UCLA’s business school is highly regarded amongst the best business schools. The Centre for Management of Enterprise in Media, Entertainment & Sports (UCLA MEMES) at the Anderson School of Management at the University of California Los Angeles provides students with world-class academic resources and network essential to manage and thrive in these increasingly complex multi-trillion dollar global industries that are at the leading edge of digital disruption and innovation.

BuildmyProfile is delighted to partner with UCLA MEMES to provide an exclusive limited period opportunity for a lucky few high school students to explore an innovative immersive online summer experience program that show-cases best practice combination of:

  • International perspectives & experience delivered by UCLA Centre for MEMES;
  • Experiential learning action projects with deep industry involvement;
  • An innovative blend of digital + experiential learning projects+ virtual field trips

These experiential learning programs are specially curated for a few fortunate students to provide them a sampler taste of real world issues in a safe and supportive environment. Students will have the opportunity to experiment and explore to see if this is an area for future career and further study that they wish to consider. Students can choose from one of 5 focus areas for experiential projects.

Business of Entertainment

Sports Business

Digital media content creation

Music Industry

Digital Marketing & Analytics

Inviting grade 9 to grade 12 students in the age group of 14-18 years to apply

Frequently Asked Questions

There are no restrictions nor any prerequisites. Students from year 9 to 12 are welcome to apply regardless of prior knowledge or experience in the focus areas. This program is a stepping stone and will be your window into the world you want to enter, so the sky’s the limit!
This is a three week long online summer experiential learning program that will run from the 7th to the 25th of June 2021. The course timetable and relevant information for it shall be made available to you after confirmation of your enrollment.
In your registration of interest you should choose and declare which one of the five focus areas (namely – Business of Entertainment / Sports Business / Digital media content creation/ Music Industry / Digital Marketing & Analytics) you would like to work on during this program. The program is structured to offer students actual insights on the field of their choice and we believe the best way for that is for them to be immersed in one area. You will in addition gain an overview of other areas from the plenary sessions and guest speakers. If you wish to explore more than one focus area, we recommend you enroll for subsequent programs for immersion in the other area/areas of your choice.
Students that satisfactorily complete the program will receive credentials certifying participation in the program . In addition we believe the more important thing you’ll walk away with are actual on ground insights in the focus area of your choice and the program is designed to provide you with invaluable experience.
The iconic University of California Los Angeles is highly regarded as one of the world’s top public universities. The Centre for Management of Enterprise in Media, Entertainment & Sports (UCLA MEMES) is part of the Anderson School of Management – UCLA’s business school. The Centre for MEMES provides students with world-class academic resources and a network essential to manage and thrive in increasingly complex multi-trillion dollar global industries.
Whilst that’s not what the program is about and isn’t part of the course overview, we encourage a sense of humor, feel free to make them in your own time and share them with us on our instagram page!