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Main entry requirements
To include 16 points at Higher Level
If your qualifications aren’t listed here, you can use our UCAS points guide of 104 and refer to the university’s website for full details of all entry routes and requirements.
% applicants receiving offers92%
Provided by UCAS, this is the percentage of applicants who were offered a place on the course last year. Note that not all applicants receiving offers will take up the place, so this figure is likely to differ from applicants to places.
Tuition fee & financial supportNot available
Maximum annual fee for UK students. NHS-funded, sandwich or part-time course fees may vary.
If you live in:
- Scotland and go to a Scottish university, you won’t pay tuition fees
- Northern Ireland and go to an NI uni, you’ll pay £3,805 in tuition fees
- Wales you’ll pay £3,810 in fees and get a tuition fee grant to cover the rest
Every degree course is different, so it’s important to find one that suits your interests and matches the way you prefer to work – from the modules you’ll be studying to how you’ll be assessed. Top things to look for when comparing courses
This Event Management degree course gives you hands-on experience of events management from the start. Youâ??ll graduate with knowledge and experience of running events, which will be impressive on your CV, plus youâ??ll have essential business skills for all kinds of careers. Youâ??ll have the opportunity to take part in workshops delivered by key organisations, including established festival organisers and national heritage bodies. This will help you understand how your learning relates to the real world. We have excellent links with a variety of organisations, such as BBC Wales, Caerphilly County Borough Council Tourism and Events, Eventure UK, Welsh Government, AP Security, British Petroleum BP, Swn Festival, Amplified Business Content and CADW. Field trips also offer you the opportunity to apply theory to practice and gain even more experience. Events are held in all industries, so your skills will be in demand in the private, public and voluntary sectors. Your business skills could also lead to careers in other areas such as sales and marketing, PR, or general management.
Year 1: starting a new enterprise; foundations in marketing; understanding and managing people; sport and events in society; events in theory; events in practice. Year 2: event operations; environmental analysis; planning, staging and managing events; research for sport and event management; marketing events. Year 3: place marketing and branding; public relations; dissertation ; employability and professional development in events; strategic issues in event management ; management skills for event managers.
The University of South Wales, formed by the merger of the University of Glamorgan and the University of Wales, Newport, is one of the largest in the UK, offering more opportunities and better prospects for students. Students will benefit from the University’s growing reputation as a major university for jobs and employers.
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2:1 or above
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