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  • Qualification

    HND - Higher National Diploma

  • Location

    Sighthill

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP

  • Duration

    2 years

Course summary

HND Events Management is an innovative course designed to give you first-hand experience in the organisation of events. This course will develop a dynamic range of skills that you will need to work in this ever-changing industry. You will cover an exciting selection of areas including sporting, cultural, music and business events. This course has a strong emphasis on teamwork, and you will plan and organise an event of your own giving you excellent practical experience. This HND is a step towards a rewarding career in the events industry; either working as a member of an events team or even running your own business. There will be opportunities for you to participate in a programme of visits to hotels and other businesses operating within the events industry, for example, Dynamic Earth, to give you further insight into the industry. Upon completion, you will be well prepared for a range of university degree courses in events management.

There is a mandatory work experience unit enabling you to take advantage of the many fantastic opportunities available during the Edinburgh Festival Fringe period. A minimum of 40 hours must be completed. It is recommended that applicants gain work experience within the events or hospitality industry throughout the duration of the course.

Tuition fees

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£ 7,700per year

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Edinburgh College

  • Campus address

    Edinburgh College, 24 Milton Road East, Edinburgh, Edinburgh, EH15 2PP, Scotland

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