Planit


Events Management

Glasgow Kelvin College

Venues

West End Campus

Content

Year 1:
Organising an Event; Events Industry: An Introduction; Event Legislation: Safety and Licensing;
Event Budgeting and Funding; IT Applications Software 1; Communication: Business Communication;
Marketing: An Introduction; Work Experience; Conferences: An Introduction; Public Relations; Graded Unit 1.

Year 2:
Managing an Event; Legislation: Contracts and Protection; Behavioural Skills for Business;
Marketing Planning in Travel and Tourism; Events: Principles and Practice of Sustainable Development; Events: Contemporary Issues and Influences; Preparing Financial Forecasts;
Entrepreneurship in the Creative Industries; Preparing a Formal Business Plan; Food and Beverage Events; Live Performance Events; Graded Unit 2.

Entry Requirements

2 relevant Highers preferred including English; or relevant group of NQ units. Interview.

Progression Routes

2nd or 3rd year of relevant degree programme

Start Date

August

Qualification

HND

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

2 years

Department

Event Management

SCQF Level

8

Career Sectors

Advertising, Marketing and PR

Journalism

Media and Broadcasting

Publishing and Writing