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International Hospitality Business Management (Conference and Events) (top up) BSc

Sheffield Hallam University

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Course options

  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Science - BSc

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date


  • Duration

    1 Years

Course summary

**Course summary**•Gain real-world hospitality experience, business acumen, research skills and theory.•Engage with real clients and organisations on field trips, site visits and live projects.•Top up your existing qualifications and academic credits.•Learn how to design and deliver a range of tailored hospitality events, from product launches to charity balls.On this course, you'll study specialist modules to enhance your knowledge of event planning, while developing the quick-thinking and adaptability required to execute successful events. Our flexible, responsive programme is designed for you in collaboration with our industry partners to meet the need for forward-thinking, innovative graduates who can strategically manage complex hospitality events.**How you learn**On this course, you’ll learn to design and deliver a range of tailored hospitality events, from product launches to charity balls. You’ll study a robust programme of business and hospitality-specific modules, which allow you to progress into employment. The course is designed in collaboration with industry — to provide you with relevant skills.You’re taught by lecturers who have extensive industry experience —managing events and banquets for celebrities, politicians, heads of state and royalty. They infuse teaching with research, industry expertise and a passion for hospitality.You learn through•lectures, seminars and workshops•problem-solving exercises•presentations•field trips and site visits•work with external organisations**Applied learning****Live projects**Your learning opportunities are not limited to the classroom. You’ll also be required to consult directly with a hospitality business to resolve a real-life business issue. The course will also involve the planning and delivery of hospitality events — from Chinese New Year parties to pop-up restaurant concepts.Sheffield Hallam University will be hosting the Council for Hospitality Management Education annual research conference in 2020 and students are currently engaged in research to enhance the delegate experience, as part of their studies.**Networking opportunities**Industry interaction comes formally through visiting speakers and informally through our association with the Institute of Hospitality, our strong alumni network and the activities of our hospitality society. We're proud to be one of the founding partners of the Classroom to Boardroom event, which introduces you to a variety of stakeholders through the medium of round table discussions and networking activities. Students will have the opportunity to draw on career advice and direction from alumni through our mentorship scheme.**Competitions**Students are encouraged to participate in competitions which celebrate success within the industry. Previous students have been winners or finalists of The Young Guns competition, an industry award that recognises those who have excelled during their placement year. Student teams have also represented the university at the EMCup, a European hotel school competition, as well as many others.**Future Careers**This course will prepare graduates for managerial roles in:•multinational hotels•event and conference planners•independent restaurants•conference venues•hospitality•real estate•facilities management•retail**Accreditation**This course is accredited by the Institute of Hospitality, the international hospitality professional membership body for managers and aspiring managers who work and study in the hospitality industry.

Application deadline

15 January 2020

Tuition fees

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£ 13,650per year

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Entry requirements

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


University information

Sheffield Hallam University

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

Partnered with La Trobe University in Australia, the universities work together on research and innovation projects with global impact.
The GoGlobal scheme helps fund students to take up opportunities studying, working or volunteering abroad. All students have the opportunity to do this.
Students come from 125 countries. Sheffield Hallam has offices in China, Nigeria, India, Pakistan and Malaysia.

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