Live Events Production (Final Year Top-up) University of Bolton

Undergraduate

The BA (Hons) Live Events Production (Top-up) is ideal as a next step from a Foundation Degree, HND or equivalent diploma in an events subject. It offers unrivalled insights into some of events most dynamic areas – live music, festivals, conferences and the corporate sector – and the opportunity to work with industry-leading practitioners.

Covering most aspects of the live events industry – including live music, festivals, conferences and the corporate sector – this unique training programme aims to give you a comprehensive understanding of a range of roles in this exciting field of work. We’ll support you to enhance your existing Foundation Degree or HND-level knowledge and skills, ready to achieve the status of BA (Hons) Live Events Production (Top-up) graduate.

By involving some of the industry’s leading practitioners and using a broad range of industry partnerships, we ensure you have access to the most up-to-date and relevant expertise and resources. The modules have been developed in conjunction with industry experts, so you can be sure that the course is focused on enhancing your employability.

As well as engaging with a range of artistic and creative products, the course aims to help you develop an understanding of the wider industry. For example, you’ll explore the planning, licensing and permissions process that must be followed to help ensure a safe and successful event.

The course is a partnership between the University of Bolton and Backstage Academy. Much of the course is based at Production Park in South Kirkby, home to Backstage Academy and one of Europe’s largest purpose-built rehearsal facilities.

  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)

  • Study mode

    Full-time

  • Location

    Backstage Academy

  • Start date

    September 2019

  • Duration

    1 year


Course details

Modules

Information about the modules offered as part of this course are available on the University of Bolton’s website.

Assessment method

Details of the learning activities and assessment methods for this course are available on the University of Bolton’s website.

Information about the modules offered as part of this course are available on the University of Bolton’s website.


How to apply

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 code 4F89
Institution code B44
Campus name Backstage Academy
Campus code B

Points of entry

This means the year in which you would like to start the course.

‘Year 1’ means you will start in the first year.

‘Year 0’ means you will enter onto a foundation year.

You may be able to start some courses in the second or third years, if you meet certain criteria. You will need to discuss this with the university or college directly.

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff Not accepted
A level Not accepted
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) Not accepted
Access to HE Diploma Not accepted
Scottish Higher Not accepted
HND (BTEC) Normally, you’ll possess a recognised Live Events Production or Events-related qualification comprising at least 120 credits at HE4 and 120 credits at HE5; for example a Diploma of Higher Education, Higher National Diploma (HND) or Foundation Degree in a related subject.

You’ll be required to attend an interview and/or provide a portfolio of work.

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

https://courses.bolton.ac.uk/course/CRT027-F-BSA-TX/2019-20/

Additional entry requirements

Interview


English language requirements

Test Grade Additional details
IELTS (Academic) 6.0 If English isn’t your first language you’ll also need IELTS 6.0 with no less than 5.5 in any band (or equivalent).

We also accept a range of other English language qualifications – please visit our English Language Requirements web page for more details.

https://www.bolton.ac.uk/international/general-entry-requirements/


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £9,250 Year 1
EU £9,250 Year 1
England £9,250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9,250 Year 1
Scotland £9,250 Year 1
Wales £9,250 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.