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Events SCQF Level 6 NQ

(SCQF level 6)

Food, Events, Hospitality & Tourism, Hospitality and Leisure

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Mode of Study

Full-time

Start Date

24th Aug 2020, 1 year

Location

City Campus

Applications from International Students Welcome

Overview

The Event Industry offers exciting career opportunities within corporate, hospitality, sporting, charity and live performance sectors both nationally and internationally. This course will provide you with theoretical knowledge, practical skills for event delivery alongside development of meta-skills required to undertake a variety of job roles within this industry as well as entry to higher level Event Management and other related courses.

You will study subjects associated with the planning and organising of events, event sectors, food and beverage service for events, event costing, administration and IT skills for business, marketing alongside developing communication, team working and, decision making skills whilst enhancing entrepreneurship and academic study skills.  As a team member, you will work within Scholars’ Restaurant one of the college’s commercial outlets to develop your practical skills in Customer Care and Food and Beverage Service.

Our highly skilled lecturing staff who have a vast amount of relevant industry experience to inspire your learning deliver the course.

This course is offered from August – June on a full time basis.

This course is placed on the Scottish Credit Qualification Framework at level 6.

Entry requirements

Minimum entry requirements

  • Three National 5 qualifications at Grade C or above including English; OR
  • NQ/NC (minimum 16 credits) at SCQF level 5 preferably in Events or related subject; OR
  • Other equivalent qualifications 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're interested in this subject area.

ESOL entry requirements

Applicants whose first language is not English should have minimum ESOL Intermediate level 2 or equivalent for NC/NQ courses and ESOL Higher for HNC/D courses.

What you study

The course will include corporate events, events organisation, events costing, marketing and a range of units to develop academic study skills and entrepreneurship.

After the course

Careers

On successful completion of the course, you can apply for a variety of operational job roles within corporate, sporting, live performance events within the public, private or charity business sectors.

Continuing Study

On successful completion, you can progress to the 2 Yr HND Events Management or can give access to other related studies at SCQF Level 7 or 8.

Teaching

How the course is taught

This is a full time course offered at City of Glasgow College from August 2020 – June 2021.

Assessment methods

You are assessed using a range of assessment methods including class based assessments, projects and reports, practical observations and online assessments.

  • Mode of Study:
    Full-time
  • Start Date:
    24th Aug 2020, 1 year
  • Location:
    City Campus
  • Applications from International Students Welcome