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Events Management (Tourism) (top up) BSc (Hons)

Sheffield Hallam University

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  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

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  • Duration

    1 Years

Course summary

Please note that the information provided relates to the current academic year and is subject to change without notice by Sheffield Hallam University. Please check the Sheffield Hallam University website for the latest information. **Course summary**This course is based on the final year of our BSc (Honours) Events Management (Tourism) course. It allows you to top up a HND, foundation degree or equivalent in a relevant subject to a honours degree in Event Management (Tourism).You will learn the specific skills to create, manage and deliver events within the tourism sector, such as utilising events as a tourist attraction, using events as a destination marketing tool or delivering events within the meetings and incentive travel industry. This course will give you an understanding of how events in this sector are strategically managed and funded.**How you learn**All our courses are designed around a set of key principles based on engaging you with the world, collaborating with others, challenging you to think in new ways, and providing you with a supportive environment in which you can thrive.You will develop your skills through a combination of seminars and workshops, by attending lectures and by completing projects. Field trips, site visits and work with external organisations enhance your engagement and understanding of the complexities and challenges of operating in the international events industry particularly in the tourism sector.Other methods used include:- live events- guest speakers- problem solving- exercises- case studies- individual and group presentations- directed learning activities**Applied learningWork placement**As this is a top-up route, there is no placement year within this course. However, there are still a number of applied learning initiatives.You have access to work experience opportunities across various event sectors (including the experiential marketing and wider events/marketing sectors), available from an online portal updated in real-time with roles ranging from local charity events to international festivals in Europe.**Live projects** As part of this course, you will undertake a large real-world project worth 40 credits to deliver an Experiential Marketing based event in Sheffield. You will have the autonomy to create, market and deliver the event, supported by experienced tutors.Additional to the Live Experiential Event module you will be using real-world case studies and examples in class whilst also working alongside experiential marketing agency TRO in a number of modules.**Networking opportunities** Our links with industry mean that you hear from a wide range of guest speakers.Previous guest speakers have included- Martin Green of the London 2012 organising committee (LOCOG)- Simon Graveling of Athens 2004- London 2012 and Sochi 2014 - David Jamilly of Theme Traders- Dominic Stokes from SIV Live- Jon Hughes from KPMG

Application deadline

26 January

Tuition fees

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£ 14,415per year

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Normally one from• a HND or foundation degree in a relevant subject, with an overall merit profile from year two modules • equivalent qualification in a relevant subject.


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Sheffield Hallam University

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    Sheffield Hallam University, City Campus, Howard Street, Sheffield, Sheffield, S1 1WB, England

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