Core units include:
Organising and managing an event; Events industry: an introduction; Event legislation: safety, licensing, contracts and protection; Event budgeting and funding; Using software application packages; Complex oral presentations; Marketing and marketing planning; Behavioural skills for business; Sustainable development; Contemporary issues and influences; Work experience; Two Graded units.
Optional units may include:
Digital culture: online communication; Financial forecasts and resources; Public relations; Conferences; HR management; Customer care; Communication in Spanish; Exhibition planning and organisation.
Also includes two Professional Development Awards: PDA Events; PDA Events Operations.
The mandatory work experience unit may require students to undergo PVG vetting.
1 Higher plus 3 subjects at National 5 or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 5 or 6. Entry subject to interview.
You may require a satisfactory criminal record check from Disclosure Scotland to show that you are suitable for this type of course. Contact Disclosure Scotland for details on the type you would need.
2nd or 3rd Year Degree entry depending on options taken.