Events Management BA (Hons)

University of the Highlands and Islands
In Inverness (Scotland)

Price on request

Important information

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Inverness (Scotland)
Description

The BA (Hons) Events Management* balances a range of business and event subjects to ensure graduates have the skills to find employment in the event management industry. On successful completion of the degree, you will graduate with a broad understanding and experience in organising and supporting events; and a qualification respected by employers in a range of industry sectors. *Subject to validation. Special features This course provides a range of theoretical and practical skills required to become an events professional. The degree builds on the industry-focussed HNC Events in the first year, providing students with a good grounding for degree level study. This course offers the flexibility to exit at each level with a valuable qualification.    

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Where and when

Starts Location
15 September 2016
Inverness
1 Inverness Campus, IV2 5NA, Highlands and Islands, Scotland
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What you'll learn on the course

Management
IT
Marketing
Planning
Industry
IT Management
Skills and Training

Course programme

Year 1 - HNC Year one of this course is the HNC Events; Mandatory units include: Events: Graded Unit 1 Events Applications Events Industry: An Introduction Event Legislation: Safety and Licensing Event Budgeting and Funding Marketing: An Introduction Workplace Experience Optional subjects may include: Information Technology: Applications Software 1  Communication: Analysing and Presenting Complex Communication Management of Human Resources in Hospitality 1 Food and Beverage Events Creating a Culture of Customer Care Public Relations: Principles and Practice  Year 3 - BA Subjects may include: Research Skills Events Operations Management Entrepreneurial Mindset Work Placement Multi-media Selling and Promoting Quality Local Produce Marketing Communications Employment Law in the HR context Project Planning and Management Small Business Planning. Year 2 - DipHE Subjects may include: Tendering, Procurement and Law for Events Event Planning and Organisation Work Placement Contemporary Marketing Management Accounting Management of Business Information Retail Year 4 - BA (Hons) Subjects may include: Research and Planning a New Venture Major Event Analysis Work Placement Strategic Marketing Corporate Responsibility in the Global Environment Merchandising e-Business You will also complete a dissertation.