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Management in Events - BA (Hons) Top up

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    University of Central Lancashire (UCLan)

  • UCAS code: 43N8
  • Institutional code: H65


Throughout this one year course you will have the opportunity to engage in local and national festivals and events offering you the chance to build industry contacts and work experience opportunities. In addition, you will learn the core functions of marketing and operations within a business organisation allowing you the opportunity to run your own business venture.

Teaching and learning on the course will be delivered through a range of lectures, practical workshops, research seminars, group work and analysis of live events.

Guest speakers from different areas of the festival industry will facilitate professional workshops and Q&A sessions. Undergraduates will also be involved in local and national festivals.

What topics/modules are covered?

Core modules for 2017 will include:

  • The Future of the Events Industry
  • Festivals in Society and Culture
  • Managing for strategic success in Tourism, Hospitality and Events
  • Management Development in Tourism Hospitality & Events

Core modules for 2018 will be added soon.


What are the entry requirements?

In order to qualify for this course, you will need to be aged 18+ and have:

  • A Foundation Degree or HND in relevant subject
View Additional Entry and Selection Criteria

What can I do if I complete this course?

All students who successfully complete this degree may have the opportunity to progress onto a Master’s level qualification at the University of Central Lancashire or another higher education provider, or may wish to complete a Post Graduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) at the Hugh Baird University Centre. Alternatively, graduates may wish to progress directly into employment.


Career Path

On successful completion of this qualification, potential career paths may include:

  • Festival Manager
  • Festival Developer
  • Operations Director
  • Program Coordinator
  • Communications Administrator
  • Marketing Manager
  • Project Manager
  • Production Manager

Duration

One year, full time or two years, part time.

Contacts

Primary contact:
Delyth Coles
Tel: 0151 353 4444 ext 5524 or email: delyth.coles@hughbaird.ac.uk

Secondary contact:
Karen Grant
Tel: 0151 353 4444 ext. 5554 or email: karen.grant@hughbaird.ac.uk


Cost

You don’t need to pay your tuition fees up front – Tuition Fee Loans cover university or college tuition fees and are paid direct to the university or college, by Student Finance England. They are available to all eligible students regardless of household income. The amount you pay back is dependent on how much you earn and not how much you owe and you won’t need to start paying them back until you are earning more than £21,000 per year. Student Loans will also help to support your living costs.

For more information, visit www.gov.uk/student-finance

The standard full time tuition fee rate for this course in 2017/18 and 2018/19 for Home and EU students is:

  • £8,500 per year

The standard part time tuition fee rate for 2017/18 and 2018/19 for Home and EU students is:

  • £1,000 per 20 credit module

The University Centre’s tuition fees are reviewed each academic year.


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