University of Greenwich

Course Introduction

If you're a people person with excellent organisational skills, this course could be your first step towards a successful events management career.

Our events management degree is designed to help you understand how to design, finance, market and evaluate events.

Based in London, near to world-class event venues such as ExCeL London and The O2, the course offers modules in entrepreneurship and innovation, events marketing, and sponsorship and partnership, as well as event production. These will give you the skills and knowledge you need to create successful events. You'll also get the chance to volunteer or get work experience on live events.

Popular areas for events management careers include corporate events, festivals, cultural and music events, weddings and conferences, as well as hospitality, tourism, marketing and PR.

Course Modules

Year 1

Students are required to study the following compulsory modules.

•Entrepreneurship and innovation in Events (15 credits)

•Experience Design and Event Marketing (30 credits)

•International Event Management (30 credits)

•Introduction to the Events Industry 15cr (15 credits)

•Event Finance, Sponsorship and Partnership (15 credits)

•Personal Professional Development - PPD1 (15 credits)

Year 2

Students are required to study the following compulsory modules.

•Event Production in Practice (30 credits)

•Sustainable Events (15 credits)

•Managing the Event Workforce (15 credits)

•Research Methods (MET) (15 credits)

•Personal & Professional Development 2 (PPD2) (15 credits)

Students are required to choose 30 credits from this list of options.

•Strategic Management of Corporate Events (30 credits)

•Cultural and Third Sector Events (30 credits)

Year 3

Students are required to study the following compulsory modules.

•Contemporary Issues in Events Management (30 credits)

•Event Policy and Regulation (30 credits)

•Research Project (30 credits)

Students are required to choose 30 credits from this list of options.

•Event Venue Management (30 credits)

•Tourism and International Development (15 credits)

•Tourism and Public Policy (15 credits)

Start Date:

09/2020

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
3 years
Full Time
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons) £9,250 European Fees
3 years
Full Time
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons) £9,250 Home Fees
3 years
Full Time
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons) £13,000 Overseas Fees
4 years
Sandwich
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons) £9,250 European Fees
4 years
Sandwich
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons) £9,250 Home Fees
4 years
Sandwich
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons) £13,000 Overseas Fees
6 years
Part Time
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons) £9,250 European Fees
6 years
Part Time
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons) £9,250 Home Fees
6 years
Part Time
Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons) £13,000 Overseas Fees