Entry requirements

A Bachelors Honours degree with 2:2 in any subject or substantial industrial experience at senior management level or equivalent.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

This course is a conversion course, it is ideal for graduates who would like to change subjects or career direction.

This course will provide you with the opportunity to develop skills essential for working in the events sector, using theories and processes of project and operational management. You'll learn about the event management cycle, including planning, design, implementation and evaluation of a variety of events. As an academically driven course, you'll learn to critically evaluate a range of theories and models relevant to events management. The practical element of this course focuses on the application of theories and models to event examples, including the organisation of your own live event as part of a group.

The make-up of the course is truly international, giving you an interesting opportunity to mix with a diverse range of nationalities. This allows you to increase your intercultural competence, which is vital for working in a mixed-nationality workforce and working for a mixed-nationality clientele.

You'll receive practical training delivered by research-active and industry-experienced staff. The course will help you become knowledgeable about diversity, aware of cultural differences associated with managerial work and develop your aptitude for leadership in the events management sector.

Information for international students

If English is not your first language you'll need IELTS 6.0 (Academic) with a minimum of 5.5 in each component of writing, speaking, listening and reading, or equivalent.

Fees and funding

UK students
£7,500
International students
£14,000

For fees and funding information, please visit www.bournemouth.ac.uk/pg-funding

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12-16 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Future Students Enquiry Team
Email
prospectus@bournemouth.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1202 961 916