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.
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.
- Research Proposal (10)
- Dissertation (30)
- Strategic Management (20)
- Business Conference and Exhibitions (20)
- Festival Management and Planning (20)
- Global Events Marketing (20)
- 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
- Successful completion of a Foundation Degree or HND
- Mature students with significant work-based experience will also be considered.
UCAS code: N821
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.
Whilst every effort is made to ensure that the information contained on this website is correct, the College accepts no liability for any errors or omissions. Please note that details are subject to change without notice with regard to the provision of courses, course times and dates and the fees and charges levied.
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