Foundation Degree in
Events Management

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This two-year Foundation Degree programme has been designed to enable a multidisciplinary study of Events Management at a higher level. You will gain a theoretical and practical understanding of the Events Industry. The modules on this course will provide you with the skills and experience necessary for successful employment through a combination of theoretical study and practical tasks.

Course Content

 This programme will allow you to enhance your current knowledge and skills in order to develop as an informed events specialist. Your learning will include lectures, seminars, guest speakers, conferences, practical tasks at events, trips, peer-group learning and independent study. The programme allows you to study modules such as:

  • Special Events
  • Marketing in Events
  • Events and Hospitality Planning
  • Crowd Safety
  • Leadership
  • Human Resource Management

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

Year 1

  • Customer Care
  • Industrial Placement
  • Leadership
  • Marketing
  • Introduction to Events
  • Event & Hospitality Planning 1

Year 2

  • Research Project
  • Human Resource Management
  • Finance
  • Special Events
  • Crowd Management
  • Event & Hospitality Planning 2

Features/Benefits

  •  Induction and team-building trips
  • Opportunity to attend local events, festivals and conferences
  • Plan and deliver your own Young Enterprise event as part of a team
  • A chance to gain work experience placements through the college’s HE contacts
  • Opportunities to achieve additional qualifications such as the ILM Certificate in Leadership and Management, and the Food Safety Certificate in Catering

Entry Requirements

  • Minimum of 48 UCAS points
  • Vocational qualifications and experience are also considered.

UCAS code: N820

Progression Opportunities

Following completion of this course, many students have progressed to a final-year BA (Hons) top-up degree here at Loughborough College in Events Management, Leadership and Management, or Hospitality Management. Others have gone directly into employment in both the events industry and other related service sector industries.

Disclaimer

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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Key Facts

Dates:

  • September 2018

Mode of Attendance:

  • Full Time (FT)

Level:

5

Course Duration:

2 Years

Programme Costs: (Per Year)

  • Full Time (FT):
  • UK / EU Residents: £7,395.00
  • Non EU: £8700

Please contact Student Recruitment for more information.

UCAS Code:

N820

College Course Code:

  • 18/19TFK0081

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