Planit


International Festival and Event Management

Edinburgh Napier University

Venues

Craiglockhart Campus

Content

Year 1: Introduction to Hospitality, Tourism and Events; Intercultural and Organisational Management; The Business of Festivals and Events; Introductory Economics and Finance; Options (such as Wine Studies, Global Tourism Industry or Special Interest Tourism)

Year 2: Business and Management Challenges; Impacts of Festivals and Events; Conference Management; Facilities Planning for Hospitality, Tourism and Events; Options (such as Sports Tourism or Airport Management).

Year 3: Planning and Public Policy for Festival and Events; Service Management; Option (such as Event Management, Tourism Marketing or Food and Wine in Society); Work Experience or a Live Project; Option (such as The Global Airline Industry).

Year 4: Leadership and Innovation for Tourism, Hospitality and Events; International Festival and Events Environments; Dissertation; Options (such as Business Tourism, Contemporary Issues in Hospitality, Tourism and Events).

Work placement: An optional 24-week work placement in trimester 2 of the third year.

Entry Requirements

2020 entry requirements

Standard entry:
4 Highers at BBBB plus English and Maths at National 5.

Widening access entry:
4 Highers at BBCC plus English at National 5.

For entry to year 2 you must have 3 Advanced Highers at BBC.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Degree

Award

BA Hons

Study Method

Full time

UCAS Code

N820

Course Length

4 years

Department

Tourism, Hospitality, Festival and Events Management

SCQF Level

10

Career Sectors

Advertising, Marketing and PR

Journalism

Media and Broadcasting

Publishing and Writing