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Develop the skills, competence and confidence you need to thrive in the ever-changing events management environment. Our degree course gives you opportunities to help run local and regional events and festivals, including product launches, charity events, right through to major events such as the Olympic Games.
Events management is a thriving industry undergoing major global growth and offering some of the most varied and creative employment opportunities across private, public and voluntary sectors.
The growth of event-led policy brings stringent demands upon managers to tackle inherent problems with managing in the events industry (eg social resonance, ambiguity of objectives and conflicting logics, multiplicity of stakeholders, uncertainty of outcome etc) requiring astute and ethical management and leadership skills. The focus on responsible and sustainable practice is at the core of our delivery to help you overcome these issues.
As leaders in driving forward tourism management, we offer the chance to study in the heart of Cambridge, with dynamic opportunities throughout the course, both inside and outside the classroom, to put your knowledge into action and plan, design and execute your own events. Alongside theoretical and academic studies, you will also take part in exciting field trips to leading European urban tourism destinations. Previous trips include Bergamo and Barcelona and a visit to Paris is planned for 2017.
Year one, core modulesIntroduction to Tourism and Events Academic Skills Principles of Marketing Introduction to Accounting and Finance Tourism and Events Business Management Introduction to Organisations and Management
Year one, optional modulesFood and Drink Tourism, Events and Festivals: Principles and Practice
Year two, core modulesProject Management Sustainable Tourism and Events Management Marketing Tourism and Events in an International Context Business Research Methods Live Events Management Field Study
Year two, optional modulesEnterprise and Entrepreneurial Management Responsible Business
Placement year (Optional)Work Placement - Marketing, Enterprise and Tourism
Year three, core modulesCareer Management and Employability Contemporary Issues in Events Events and Tourism Policy Live Events Project
Year three, optional modulesInternational Intercultural Management Sustainable Transformation and Environmental Practice
Optional modules available all yearsChinese (Mandarin) French Spanish
You can expect an eclectic mix of coursework, essays, exams and activity-based assignments. This is reflected in two live project modules (year 2 and year 3), whereby the final major project will involve the delivery of a local/regional event external to the university, that draws upon intellectual knowledge gained, understanding of theory, policy and major practice, and a short report linking the project with course outcomes to consolidate all learning outcomes required as part of the successful completion of the degree.
All assessment is designed to allow you to demonstrate what you’ve learning from modules, and to make sure you’re developing the knowledge and skills you need to successfully complete the course.
How to apply
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!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
|Campus name||Cambridge Campus|
This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
We welcome applications from international and EU students, and accept a range of international qualifications.
|UCAS Tariff||96 points||UCAS Tariff points from a minimum of 2 A Levels (or equivalent).|
|GCSE/National 4/National 5||3 GCSEs at grade C, or grade 4, or above, including English and Maths.|
2020 Entry requirements are under review for the next cycle and have been published using the current cycle information. Please check back when apply opens for the exact requirements.
If English is not your first language you will be expected to demonstrate a certificated level of proficiency of at least IELTS 6.0 (Academic level) or equivalent English Language qualification, as recognised by Anglia Ruskin University.
Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this coursehttp://www.anglia.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/events-management
Fees and funding
|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|
*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.
Additional fee information
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