Hertford Regional College

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: Pearson Education Ltd

Hospitality and Event Management

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Course summary

TEF Silver

Hertford Regional College has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.

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The HND in Hospitality and Event Management is a 2 year programme designed to develop industry standard skills in the fast paced, diverse and exciting events industry. The course offers a mix of classroom learning, trips and visits, and work experience.

  • You will be given opportunities to plan, organise and deliver events within the community and beyond
  • You will have the opportunity to go on some fantastic trips and see behind the scenes at events
  • You will work with lecturers who have years of experience in the industry who can guide you throughout the course
This course is a blend of classroom learning in world-class facilities at our Broxbourne campus and challenging work placement opportunities. The course offers you a unique chance to gain unrivalled work experience in a variety of roles and areas in the events industry. Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/eventsatHRC1 Insta - https://www.instagram.com/hrcevents/?hl=en

Course details


Course content and structure: Year One • The contemporary hospitality industry • Managing the customer experience • Professional identity and practice • The hospitality business toolkit • Leadership and management for service industries • Managing food and beverage operations • Managing conference and events • Work experience Year Two • Research project • Hospitality consumer behaviour and insight • Managing and planning an event • Global events • Hospitality brand management • Concepts and innovation in hospitality

Assessment method

Higher Nationals allow for a variety of forms of assessment evidence. Learners will need to carry out research and analysis and demonstrate practical skills. Below are some examples used as a form of assessment:

  • Written reports, essays
  • In class tests
  • Examinations
  • Creation of documents
  • Work based projects
  • Power point (or similar) presentations
- Working logbooks, reflective journals

How to apply

You can no longer submit a new application for courses starting in 2020.

If you already have a 2020 application and are in Clearing, you can add this course as a Clearing choice in Track – contact the university or college first to check they have places.

This course is not accepting applications from Tier 4 international students. For more information, please contact the course provider.

Application deadlines

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!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course codeHEM1
Institution code H37
Campus nameBroxbourne
Campus codeB

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff 48 points - 48 UCAS points from a level 3 subject in Event Management or relevant subject - For mature students you can apply if you have obtained industry experience - 18 years of age by the 1st September for the year you are applying for - Recommended grade 4 or C or above in English or Maths (if you have attained an opportunity for you to re-sit in adult classes is available).

Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £6165 Year 1
Northern Ireland £6165 Year 1
Scotland £6165 Year 1
Wales £6165 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Hospitality and Event Management at Hertford Regional College - UCAS