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UCAS CODE: N820

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  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)

  • Location

    Paisley Campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP-22

  • Duration

    4 Years

Course summary

This recently updated and revalidated degree is designed to give you the essential knowledge and practical experience to build a career in the exciting, fast-growing events industry.The programme focuses on the development of operational and managerial skills across a range of events industry sectors, including project management, legislation and risk management – all essential skills for the professional events manager. You will explore a range of event management processes and have direct involvement in the planning and staging of live events. A special feature of this course is the recently validated Festival Curriculum structure designed to bring students together to work on some exciting live event projects. The programme team have a close liaison with industry leaders and professional bodies/trade associations in the events industry such as ABPCO and NOEA ensuring that the programme remains up to date and relevant. Guest speakers from industry and governing bodies are a regular feature of the programme to enhance the learning experience for our students.Volunteering and work-related opportunities are offered. Study abroad opportunities are available. Career choices include event manager; working in sports venues organising conferences; assisting large corporations to launch products; or fundraising for voluntary organisations.

Application deadline

26 January

Tuition fees

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£ 14,500per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

University of the West of Scotland

  • University League Table

    103rd

  • Campus address

    University of the West of Scotland, Paisley Campus, High Street, Paisley, Renfrewshire, PA1 2BE, Scotland

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    71st out of 122 19

  • Entry standards

    / Max 209
    141 66%

    35th

    23
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    54.0 54%

    91st

    16
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.95 79%

    68th

    4

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