University Centre Reaseheath has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.
Rural events management is the management of any event, situated within a rural location. From festivals to weddings and county shows to sporting events. The specialist focus of this course is aimed at those who wish to develop a career in rural event management; a growing area with many employment opportunities after graduation. During the course you will study event management and wider business theory, and apply this in many practical experiences throughout the course. This mix of both practical and theoretical elements provides students the best opportunity to develop a range of skills deemed as essential for a career in the events management sector. Reaseheath is ideally situated within close proximity to rural events locations and hosts a variety of events on campus throughout the year. The College also participates in a variety of annual events such as Bolesworth International Equine Event, Blakemere’s Winter Woodland Event, Cheshire Show, and the local Nantwich Food Festival. Students are given the opportunity to participate in the organisation of College events as part of their studies, as well as running their own events, attending study trips, conferences and events both in the UK and abroad.
For the latest example of curriculum availability on this degree programme please refer to the University Centre Reaseheath Website.
Assessments are designed to encourage both academic skills and skills valued in the workplace. They include a combination of coursework and examinations. Coursework may take many forms including: essays, reports, data processing, presentations, academic posters, seminar discussions, interviews, critical reviews, portfolios of evidence and practical competency assessments. The examinations vary, depending on the nature of the module, but may take the form of multiple-choice papers, essays, practical assessments, data handling questions, short answer quizzes, and in class examinations. Assessment weighting varies depending on course and year of study. For more information please see our Course Information on our website.
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|Campus name||University Centre Reaseheath|
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
- Year 2
|UCAS Tariff||64 points||Mature students (21 years of age or over) working in (specified sector/industry) and without evidence of the above qualifications, will be required to demonstrate enthusiasm and aptitude for higher level study, and have the support of their managers for linking their education with their work activities. Where mature students do not have standard academic qualifications but are able to demonstrate considerable vocational experience and transferable skills, their applications will be viewed on an individual basis to assess suitability. All students in his category will be required to attend an interview and may be asked to submit a piece of work to confirm their ability to undertake the programme.|
|A level||CC - A*A*|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||MPP - D*D*D*||in relevant subject|
|Access to HE Diploma||Successful completion|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||DM - D*D*||in relevant subject|
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9250||Year 1|