Blackpool and the Fylde College has opted into the TEF and received a Gold award.
Hospitality and Events Management provides a dynamic and evolving environment that serves people across the international spectrum, people work hard and expect to be treated well with optimum customer service during their leisure time. The United Kingdom cherishes a positive world reputation of delivering hospitality and for many, Blackpool is a place historically, where it all began. There are many careers in this vocational area across the spectrum and business enterprise and innovation are key to a successful career. If you are a people person who enjoys challenge, and hospitality comes naturally to you then our course will be just what you are looking for, studying with us a degree by the sea. Our Foundation Degree in Hospitality and Events Management aims to provide you with the knowledge, skills, interests and abilities needed to compete successfully for employment in a variety of managerial/supervisory jobs within the hospitality and events industry. You will gain a thorough insight into all aspects of the sector with the added bonus of learning in a multidisciplinary and multicultural environment. A major focus of this course is on developing a deep understanding of the industry and its customers, which will prove invaluable when it comes to seeking employment and/or promotion. Unique features of the programme include; employer involvement through the visiting speakers, industry visits and contextualised assessments; the opportunity to engage in cross cultural debates and to explore the management implications of cultural diversity; the opportunity to gain the experience of learning in a multidisciplinary and multicultural environment; and the flexibility to engage in social and industry networking
How to apply
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
15 January*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||80 points|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||MMP|
|Access to HE Diploma||Pass Full Access to Higher Education Diploma|
Applicants who are able to demonstrate relevant work/life skills or knowledge will also be considered on an individual basis.
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£8250||Year 1|