BA in Event Management

Course Points
161
Course Duration
3 Years
Course Level
Level 7
Course Places
40 Places
Course Start Date
September 2018

Course Summary

Do you aspire to work within the Meetings, Incentive Travel, Conferences and Exhibitions (MICE) sector? If so, this 3-year BA in Events Management degree course is for you! Successful managers are needed within the Events industry, and this programme has been developed to enable graduates keep abreast of current issues, emerging trends and contemporary management practices.

Do you aspire to work within the Meetings, Incentive Travel, Conferences and Exhibitions sector? If so, then this degree is for you! Successful managers are needed within the Events industry, and this programme has been developed to enable graduates keep abreast of current issues, emerging trends and contemporary management practices. This innovative, vocationally relevant and challenging degree will prepare you for career progression to senior levels.

YEAR 1 - Semester 1:
(Mandatory)

Elective modules include:

YEAR 1 - Semester 2:
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Elective modules include:

YEAR 2 - Semester 1:
(Mandatory)

Elective modules include:

YEAR 2 - Semester 2
(Mandatory)

YEAR 3 -Semester 1:
(Mandatory)

Elective modules include:

YEAR 3 - Semester 2:
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Career opportunities include:

  • Convention centres
  • International hotel groups
  • Incentive travel
  • Non-profit and profit-making community festivals
  • Entrepreneurial and consultancy enterprise

Graduates of this course are highly employable and have a wide range of opportunities to choose from. The events industry allows you to be mobile and there will be opportunities to work abroad. It is anticipated that graduates will be employed at junior management level across a broad range of industry sectors but with an accelerated pathway to management.

Graduates of this course can progress to the Level 8 BA (Hons) in Event Management or BA (Hons) in Business and Management.

Please find information on fees and funding here: www.dkit.ie/fees

Six Grades at O6 or H7 in Leaving Certificate

INCLUDING At least one H5 Grade, or minimum Points Score of 200

AND Mathematics Grade F2, O6 or H7

AND English Grade O6 or H7

OR Irish Grade O6 or H7

Language elective requirements:

  • French: Ordinary Level, Grade O3, or Higher Level, Grade H5 at Leaving Certificate, or equivalent.
  • Spanish: No prior knowledge required.equivalent.

Brianáin Erraught (Head of Department of Hospitality Studies)
Phone: +353 42 9370256
Email: brianain.erraught@dkit.ie

Lorraine Dunne (Programme Director)
Phone: +353 42 9370858
Email: lorraine.dunne@dkit.ie

Course ID DK752
Level 7
Duration 3 Years
Points 161
Places 40
School School of Business & Humanities
Department Hospitality Studies
Awarding Body Dundalk Institute of Technology
Starting Date September 2018
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