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BA (Hons) Events Management

Bournemouth University
Bournemouth
English

Program description

BA (Hons) Events Management

Events Management is becoming increasingly important within both the business and voluntary sectors. This course develops the broad range of abilities vital for success in this maturing management specialism.

Events range in scope, scale and complexity from mega- events to a corporate meeting and cover activities from sport and culture to product launches and fundraising. The successful events manager must have abilities in a wide range of subject areas. This course crosses the boundaries between marketing,customer service, finance, planning and other business skills to develop multi- disciplined, creative team leaders and members able to organise the largest event down to the smallest detail.

Practical application of knowledge is paramont in the area of business, and the third year of your course will be spent doing just that on an industrial placement, either in the UK or overseas.

The Public Relations Society of America has described events management as "one of the fastest-growing and most important trends in this modern profession." With the increasing importance of this specialism in a wide range of public sector, commercial and not for profit organisations, career advancement opportunities are excellent.

Events Management is a modern, fast moving profession which demands a lot of hard work and dynamism and offers tremendous variety and career satisfaction.

Admission requirements

Entry requirements

For 2009 entry: 280 points (at least 200 from one 12 unit or two 6 unit awards)

For 2010 entry: 300 points with 200 from two A levels or equivalent

Preferred subjects

All subjects considered excluding General Studies AS Level.

Recommended GCSEs

At least 4 at Grade C minimum (including Maths and English or appropriate Key Skills Level 2)

If English is not your first language

IELTS 6.0 (Academic) or above.


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Bournemouth University

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Bournemouth University

Fern Barrow
BH12 5BB Dorset
UK

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www1.bournemouth.ac.uk

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