Students on this course will typically have a passion for events and an appreciation of their wide scope.
As an academically driven course, you will learn to critically evaluate a range of theories and models relevant to the events sector.
You’ll learn about the event management cycle, including the planning, design, implementation and evaluation of a variety of events.
As an academically driven course, you’ll also learn to critically evaluate a range of theories and models relevant to events management.
You can begin your placement once the taught units are completed, before you begin your dissertation.
September: 1 year full-time (16 months with optional study exchange).The transferable skills developed will improve your performance in your future career, both as employee and manager.Studying abroad is an incredible opportunity to experience a new country and culture while continuing your degree.If you have been unable to locate the programme specification for the course you are interested in, it will be available as soon as the latest version is ready. An exciting part of your studies with us is the opportunity to do a minimum 30-week industry placement.This takes place after the taught elements of the course are complete (before the dissertation), and provides you with the opportunity to gain valuable experience and apply the learning that you have achieved through the course.Every taught course leading to a BU Award has a programme specification which describes its aims, structure, content and learning outcomes, plus the teaching, learning and assessment methods used.Whilst every effort is made to ensure the accuracy of the programme specification, the information is liable to change to take advantage of exciting new approaches to teaching and learning as well as developments in industry.The timetable for when units take place varies each year but the typical delivery for one unit is four hours a week, split between two sessions, so you will be required to be on campus at least two days a week.We can work with you to consider the timetable and make an appropriate individual plan in terms of which order to study which units.We encourage applications from those individuals who are academically driven, have the ability to work well in groups and are prepared to commit to their studies in the field of events management.This course selects candidates by looking at their applications.