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FT Registration Fee - £30.00
Please Note - These fees are for the 2018/19 Academic Year and are subject to change annually. Fees are payable for each year of study.
Days, Times and Fees for Part Time and HE courses are subject to change. HE Tuition Fees will be confirmed April 2018.
This course is suitable for young people who have an interest in or want to work within, marketing, events organisation or events exhibitions, and how it operates.
The Event Management and Marketing course gives you an insight into the working world as well as gaining a qualification equivalent to AS Levels. The qualification you will gain at the end of the academic year is the BTEC 90 credit Diploma in Business.
You will require 5 GCSEs at grades A*- C including English and Maths or a Level 2 in Business with Merit grade and a GCSE English grade with A* - C.
You will be invited to attend an interview. During this interview you will undertake an assessment in literacy and numeracy to establish any support required.
What will I study?
You will gain a broad understanding of event management and marketing, develop knowledge related to the events and marketing industry, digital marketing, market research, planning events, health and safety, managing the running of events all with the opportunity to apply your learning in a practical way.
You will also gain confidence through developing independent learning skills and will be able to apply these skills to periods of work experience.
You will study the Welsh Baccalaureate where you will develop your Essential Skills.
How will I be assessed?
You will be assessed via internally assessed assignments and practical work for the Event Management and Marketing units. The Welsh Baccalaureate is assessed via controlled assessments.
Career Opportunities and Progression
After successfully completing the course you could progress to the second year of the Events Management and Marketing course or employment in Business, Marketing or Event Management.