Kingston University

Degree level: Undergraduate

Creative and Cultural Industries: Events and Experiences Design

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Course summary

Reasons to choose Kingston

  • Our inspiring creative spaces are accessible to all KSA students, irrespective of which course you’re studying; you can try your hand at everything from sculpture to animation, photography to bookbinding.
  • Kingston has world-class 3D workshops, digital media labs, film, photography and printmaking facilities, which you’ll be encouraged to explore through our ethos of Thinking Through Making.
  • You’ll gain valuable experience by working on a variety of paid live briefs through our very own creative agency, StudioKT1.com.
  • Our commitment to high quality teaching has been recognised with a Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) Gold rating. The University has received an overall rating of Gold, as well as securing a Gold award in the framework's two new student experience and student outcomes categories.
About this course If you’re considering a career in exhibitions or events, this course could be ideal. It offers practical experience in designing and producing exhibitions and events, and you’ll study topics like design theory, branding and strategy for creative organisations. You’ll gain essential skills in the conception, resourcing, marketing and budgeting of an exhibition or event. You’ll study the principles of visitor experience, discover how to develop events for defined audiences and examine how to create meaning and message through exhibitions. There are opportunities to work on real-world projects, deliver exhibitions and events for a client and get work experience to help your future career. Future Skills Embedded within every course curriculum and throughout the whole Kingston experience, Future Skills will play a role in shaping you to become a future-proof graduate, providing you with the skills most valued by employers such as problem-solving, digital competency, and adaptability. As you progress through your degree, you'll learn to navigate, explore and apply these graduate skills, learning to demonstrate and articulate to employers how future skills give you the edge. At Kingston University, we're not just keeping up with change, we're creating it. Career opportunities Our graduates work in organisations such as the Barbican, Foundling Museum, Hauser & Wirth, National Archives, Open-City, the London Transport Museum and the V&A Museum.

Modules

Example modules – History and Context of the Creative Industries: Content, Critique and Competition – Customer Mindfulness – Events and Experience Design To view the full list of modules, please visit the University course webpage.

Assessment method

Assessment typically comprises practical (e.g. presentations, performance) and coursework (e.g. essays, reports, self-assessment, portfolios and dissertation).


How to apply

Application codes

Course code:
P991
Institution code:
K84
Campus name:
Main Site
Campus code:
-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

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

https://www.kingston.ac.uk/undergraduate/courses/creative-and-cultural-industries-events-experiences-design/

Additional entry requirements

Portfolio

More details about portfolio requirements can be found on the course page on our website. You will be notified by email giving you advice about how to upload your online portfolio, once we have received your application.


English language requirements


Unistats information

Operated by the Office for Students

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1

Additional fee information

For international fees, please visit: https://www.kingston.ac.uk/undergraduate/fees-and-funding/fees/ Please visit the provider course webpage for further information regarding additional course costs
Creative and Cultural Industries: Events and Experiences Design at Kingston University - UCAS