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Events HNC

(SCQF level 7)

Food, Events, Hospitality & Tourism, Hospitality and Leisure

Applications closed

Mode of Study

Full-time

Start Date

26th Aug 2019, 1 year

Location

City Campus

Applications from International Students Welcome

Overview

This course will give you the skills, knowledge and understanding to develop a career in the organisation and management of conferences, exhibitions and special events.

This course is placed on the Scottish Credit Qualifications Framework at Level 7. For more information on the framework visit: www.scqf.org.uk/the-framework/.

Entry requirements

Minimum entry requirements

  • Two Highers at Grade C or above including one from Business Management, English, Modern Studies, Economics or History or similar; OR
  • NC Events or other relevant subject plus a recommendation from an academic institution regarding suitability for further study; OR
  • NQ Events or another relevant subject to include a Pass in all units studied plus a recommendation from an academic institution regarding suitability for further study; OR
  • Other equivalent qualification and/or experience.

Additional selection requirements

  • You'll be invited for a group and/or individual interview where you can find out more about the course and tell us why you are interested in this subject.

What you study

You will study:

  • Communication: Practical Skills.
  • Conferences: An introduction.
  • Digital Culture: Online Communication.
  • Event Budgeting and Funding.
  • Event Legislation: Safety and Licensing.
  • Events industry: An Introduction Organising an Event.
  • Events Principles and Practices of Sustainable Events.
  • Events: Graded Unit 1.
  • Live Performance: Events.
  • Marketing: An Introduction.
  • Using Software Application Packages.
  • Work Experience.

After the course

Careers

You could expect to go on to work in events across a range of industries.

Continuing Study

HND Events (Year 2 direct entry)

Teaching

How the course is taught

The course is delivered over a 1 year period. The Units are divided into three 12 week blocks. There is a blend of theory and practical delivery within the course.

  • Mode of Study:
    Full-time
  • Start Date:
    26th Aug 2019, 1 year
  • Location:
    City Campus
  • Applications from International Students Welcome