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Events Management (3 Years or 4 Years including Foundation) BA (Hons)

Cardiff Metropolitan University

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Full-time | Cardiff Met - Llandaff | 3 - 4 Years | 16-SEP-19
  • Full-time | Cardiff Met - Llandaff | 3 - 4 Years | 16-SEP-19
  • Part-time | Cardiff Met - Llandaff | 5 - 10 Years | 16-SEP-19
  • Sandwich | Cardiff Met - Llandaff | 4 - 5 Years | 16-SEP-19

Key information

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  • UCAS Course Code

    N820

  • Study mode

    Full-time

  • University Ranking

    96th

    19
  • Subject Ranking

    32nd

    15 (Hospitality, Leisure, Recreation & Tourism)
  • Entry Standards

    The average UCAS tariff score of new students entering the university.

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    117

  • Graduate Prospects

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    56

    / 100
  • Student Satisfaction

    A guide to how satisfied students are with the quality of teaching they receive.

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    3.72

    / 5.00
  • Qualification

    BA (Hons)

  • Application deadline

    15-Jan

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  • Start date

    16-SEP-19

Course Summary

This course offers the skill set and networking opportunities to flourish. Our history of successful alumni and industry links across the UK means we are uniquely placed to provide our students with opportunities to gain experience across all sectors of the industry. We are also accredited by the Institute of Hospitality the professional body for aspiring managers working and studying in events, hospitality, leisure and tourism. With our history of successful graduates and the wealth of internationally recognized venues, which attract artists like Ed Sheeran, the Rolling Stones, Cold Play, Beyoncé and Jay Z, in addition to major sports events such as the Champions League Finals, The Ashes, The Rugby World Cup and Volvo Ocean Race, there is no better place to be an events management student. You will also have the opportunity in the first and second years to work with other students and external partners on your own real-world live events projects.

Academically, our course will provide you with a thorough understanding of the key concepts of events management. You will become an expert in the techniques, specialisms and issues involved in staging events, from creative aspects of event design and theming, to staging and production, marketing and promotion, project management, safety and licensing, impact evaluation and sustainability, strategic management, finances and other critical industry issues. With our diverse teaching team, you will be exposed to the state-of-the art theories and research that will shape and transform the industry in the future. You can also study this programme as a straight three-year course or as a sandwich course, with the option to take a year out between the first and second year or between the second and third year. Our Events Management graduates have secured employment in a range of organizations across the private, public and voluntary sectors from international venues and events companies, to hotel chains and tour operators, major sponsors and sporting events, to local authorities, charities and private sector organizations too.

Entry Requirements

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A level
  • A level
  • Scottish Advanced Higher
  • UCAS Tariff
  • Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017)
  • OCR Cambridge Technical Diploma
  • OCR Cambridge Technical Extended Diploma
  • Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)
  • Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)
  • Welsh Baccalaureate - Advanced Skills Challenge Certificate (first teaching September 2015)
  • GCSE/National 4/National 5
  • Access to HE Diploma
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme

Grades / Points

CCC–BBC

Details

Other grade combinations totalling 96-112 points considered with a minimum CC

Tuition Fees

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£9,000 per year

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University information

University Ranking

96th

About this University

Cardiff Metropolitan University is located in the exciting and lively city of Cardiff. It delivers practice-focused and professionally recognised education across its academic schools.

Address

Cardiff Met - Llandaff

Cardiff Metropolitan University

Western Avenue

Cardiff

CF5 2YB

UNITED KINGDOM