BA (Hons) Events Management | Loughborough College

BA (Hons) in
Events Management

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The BA (Hons) in Events Management is a one-year Top-Up Degree programme which has been designed to give you a theoretical and practical experience of the dynamic and fast growing Events industry. The modules on this course will provide you with the skills and experiences necessary for a successful career within the Events industry. This programme will allow you to enhance your current knowledge and skills to develop you as an events practitioner.

Course Content

Converting your existing HND or Foundation Degree into a full BA (Hons), this course seeks to enhance your abilities and broaden your understanding of industry processes. Your learning will include lectures, seminars, guest speakers, conferences, trips, practical tasks at events, peer-group learning and independent study. The programme allows you to study modules such as:

  • Strategic Management
  • Festival Management
  • Conference and Events Management
  • Events Marketing

Your academic and course tutor will work with you throughout the duration of your programme, supporting your development and tracking your academic progress, to ensure that you achieve your best. 

Modules

  • Research Proposal (10)
  • Dissertation (30)
  • Strategic Management (20)
  • Business Conference and Exhibitions (20)
  • Festival Management and Planning (20)
  • Global Events Marketing (20)

Features/Benefits

  •  Induction and team-building
  • Opportunity to attend graduate employment fairs and local events, festivals and conferences
  • Opportunities to achieve additional qualifications such as the ILM Certificate in Leadership and Management, and the Food Safety Certificate in Catering 

Entry Requirements

  • Successful completion of a Foundation Degree or HND
  • Mature students with significant work-based experience will also be considered.

UCAS code: N821

Progression Opportunities

Fully qualified events managers are required for a variety of positions, and opportunities for further employment are vast. The events industry offers a diverse range of exciting and challenging career prospects, including work in management, music venues, festivals, marketing and promotion, and exhibitions and conferences. Achievement of this degree qualification also provides you with the platform for postgraduate study.

Industry Stats

Current Vacancies on Indeed

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Location: South Normanton

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New Job Opportunities
Salaries

£32,351

Potential

£19,793

Average

£14,216

Entry level


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An 0.3% rise in employment is expected by 2018 in the East Midlands.

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Key Facts

Dates:

  • September 2018

Mode of Attendance:

  • Full Time (FT)

Level:

6

Course Duration:

1 Year

Programme Costs: (Per Year)

  • Full Time (FT): £7,395.00

Please contact Student Recruitment for more information.

UCAS Code:

N821

College Course Code:

  • 18/19TFK0111

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