Global Events Management (with foundation year) at Coventry University - UCAS

Coventry University

Degree level: Undergraduate

Global Events Management (with foundation year)

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Course summary

Explore different aspects of contemporary events management from a global perspective, and develop your knowledge, understanding and skill set.  This course aims to build a solid foundation for a career in the events management sector if you are unable to follow the more traditional route onto a degree course. The foundation year of the course provides you with opportunities to build a career in management. You’ll get to learn all the key components of successful leadership and gain essential knowledge of general business operations domestically and globally. The Global Events Management BA (Hons) degree will enhance your career readiness and employability, and foster your forward thinking, creativity and innovation abilities. This course aims to develop your knowledge, understanding and skills to prepare you for a career in all types of events functions, with a particular focus on those associated with businesses operating in the hospitality, tourism and fashion industries. For the most up-to-date information about course modules, sandwich years or part-time learning, please visit our website.


In the foundation year, the modules are: · Business Communications · Management Skills · Marketing for Business · Global Business During the degree part of the course, the modules are: Year 1: · Professional and Academic Skills · The Economic Environment of Business · The Global Events Industry · Contemporary Digital Landscape · International Business Cultures · Events Theming and Design Year 2: · Revenue & Procurement Planning for Hospitality, Tourism and Events · Business Law for Hospitality, Tourism and Events · Meetings, Incentives, Conferences & Exhibitions (MICE) · Project Management for Events · Digital and Virtual Events · Sustainable Events Management Placement year: · UK Work Placement · International Study/Work Placement Final year: · Global Events Production · Research Skills for the Services & Creatives Industries · Tourism Destinations Management Optional modules Choose one from the following: · Sponsorship and Brand Management for Hospitality and Events · Innovation and Global Entrepreneurship Final-term project options Choose one from the following: · Dissertation · Internship Project · Simulation

Assessment method

This course will be assessed using a variety of methods which will vary depending upon the module. Assessment methods include:

  • Formal examinations
  • Phase tests
  • Essays
  • Group work
  • Presentations
  • Reports
  • Projects
  • Coursework
  • Exams
  • Individual Assignments.
The Coventry University Group assessment strategy ensures that our courses are fairly assessed and allows us to monitor student progression towards achieving the intended learning outcomes.

How to apply

Application codes

Please select a course option – you will then see the application code you need to use to apply for the course.

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Foundation

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

We recognise a breadth of qualifications, speak to one of our advisers today to find out how we can help you.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £7950 Year 1
Northern Ireland £7950 Year 1
Scotland £7950 Year 1
Wales £7950 Year 1
Channel Islands £7950 Year 1
Republic of Ireland £7950 Year 1

Tuition fee status depends on a number of criteria and varies according to where in the UK you will study. For further guidance on the criteria for home or overseas tuition fees, please refer to the UKCISA website .

Additional fee information

Please note: UK (home) tuition fees for the degree years will be charged at the current Coventry University UK (home) degree fee level. This was set at £9,250 for the 24/25 academic year. This course with foundation year is not currently available to international students. If you do not meet the entry requirements to directly join year 1 of the degree, please take a look at our International Pathways Programme for additional options.

Provider information

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CU London (Greenwich)
6 Mitre Passage
SE10 0ER

Clearing contact details

Recruitment and Admissions Office

02476 888888

Course Clearing information

Additional information

Thursday 17 August 08:00-21:00, Friday 18 August 08:00-18:00, Saturday 19 August 10:00-16:00, Sunday 20 August 10:00-16:00, Monday 21 August onwards (weekdays only) 08:00-19:00

Course contact details

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UK Admissions Office

024 7765 2222

European and International Admissions Office

+44 024 7765 2152

Global Events Management (with foundation year) at Coventry University - UCAS