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Business and Events Management (Taught at Salford City College) FdSc

University of Salford

Key information

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  • UCAS Course Code

    B245

  • Study mode

    Full-time

  • University Ranking

    80th

    1
  • Subject Ranking

    78th

    12 (Business & Management Studies)
  • Entry Standards

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    119

  • Graduate Prospects

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    64

    / 100
  • Student Satisfaction

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    3.79

    / 5.00
  • Qualification

    FdSc

  • Application deadline

    15-Jan

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  • Start date

    SEP-20

Course Summary

You will build awareness of business practices linked to Events Management. You will study core aspects of business as well as distinct specialist modules in Events and Hospitality. You will apply your knowledge and understanding to practical projects and the work environment as part of the work based placement module. This will help to This course will allow you to gain an appreciation of theory alongside the practical skills needed to be an international tourism manager. You will be given the opportunity to study overseas on European Union-funded modules such as Destination Analysis, Rural Tourism and International Conference Tourism as two week intensive programmes.You will also gain an understanding of the impacts of current international initiatives around tourism leadership and innovation. There are opportunities for international exchanges with our global partner institutions and the option of a one year industrial placement either in the UK or overseas.By your final year you will be able to analyse tourism systems and make recommendations to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of operations in respect of stakeholders including consumers, employees, shareholders and the government.This course is also available with a Professional Experience Year, giving you the opportunity to apply the skills, knowledge and understanding you have gained in the first two years of the course. If you choose to take the professional year option, you will not pay fees to the University and will earn a wage for the work that you do. There are different entry requirements and course codes for the Professional Experience Year option. This degree is also offered with a Foundation Year.

Entry Requirements

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

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64 From a minimum of 1 A2 or equivalent.

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University information

University Ranking

80th

About this University

The University of Salford embeds industry into all it does: many courses are created with industry wrapped around them and its world-leading research advances industry knowledge and insight. The university's heritage directs its future: having answered the needs of industry since 1896, its connection to industry is stronger than ever. Based just outside Manchester, it is the only university with a campus at MediaCityUK, sitting right next to neighbours such as ITV and the BBC.

Address

Salford City College

46 Dronfield Road

Salford

M6 7FR

UNITED KINGDOM