Events, Tourism and Hospitality Degrees and Masters
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Undergraduate Events, Tourism and Hospitality Programmes
Events Degree Programmes
You will cover the following course themes: event logistics and operations management, risk management, health and safety, strategic management and business decision making for events, event communications (marketing, PR, sponsorship and digital), event project management, stakeholder management and communications, mega-events, sustainability, event impacts.
Popular combinations taken with Events Management are: Marketing, International Tourism Management, Business Entrepreneurship or Sports Studies.
BA Live Event Production Top Up enables you to experience the responsibilities of delivering a live event whilst studying theory and techniques, allowing you to put your learning to practices.
Travel and Tourism Degree Programmes
Throughout BA International Tourism Management you are encouraged to develop a critical understanding of tourism business theory combined with a proactive business development approach throughout the course.
Popular combinations taken with International Tourism Management are: Events Management, Business, Psychology or Management.
BA International Tourism Management Top Up is designed to enable holders of HND/FdA Travel and Tourism Management qualifications to gain a full honours degree in one year. It is accredited by the Tourism Management Institute (TMI) and the Tourism Society, the professional bodies for tourism management in the UK.
HND Travel and Tourism Management is linked to professional body requirements, and offers you a strong, sector related emphasis on practical skills development alongside the development of your knowledge and understanding. This qualification is designed to equip you with the knowledge, understanding and skills necessary to ensure future employability in the travel and tourism industry
Postgraduate Events, Tourism and Hospitality Programmes
MA International Hotel Management (Non-Placement) is designed to support your aspirations to be the next generation of international hotel managers, through an interactive learning experience that emphasises industry engagement.
MSc International Special Events Management (Non-Placement) is a unique course placing a strong emphasis on design thinking and creativity as the underpinning for the planning and management of special events. As part of a diverse cohort, you will develop a holistic understanding of the important factors influencing the successful delivery of special events in an international context.
MA International Tourism Development (Non-Placement) will give you a substantial theoretical and practical understanding of the role and contribution of the tourism industry in the context of international development. You will gain the skills required to manage sustainable tourism businesses, alongside the specialisms of strategic destination management, managing tourism post-conflict and crisis and the strategic use of events for urban destinations.
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