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HND in Event Management

  1. CampusMaidstone
  2. Course Length2 Years
  3. Type of CourseFull Time
  4. Week Commencing03-09-2018
  5. Annual Fee£5950

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  • HE
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The Details

Want to work in the events industry or own/manage your own successful hospitality business? Then this is the course for you.

The HND in Event Management will enable you to learn the basic tools you will require including finance, licensing law, event management, or food and beverage management depending on your chosen career pathway.

You will cover 16 modules over the two years.

Modules can include:

  • The Developing Manager
  • The Contemporary Hospitality Industry
  • Customer Service
  • Food and Beverage Operations Management
  • Finance in the Hospitality Industry
  • World Food
  • On-licensed Trade Management
  • Room Service Division
  • Hospitality Contract and Event Management

    Other Important Info

  • Learning will be delivered through tutorials, visits and work experience
  • Assessment will take place through scenario-based assignments including presentations, group discussions and written tasks
  • You will be required to attend additional work experience to support your learning
  • When applying for UCAS you will need the following codes for your application: UCAS code N800 and MidKent College's institution code M87.

    Future Prospects

    Successful completion of the course can lead to employment at junior management level in the events, hospitality or travel industry, or further study at university.

    Entry Requirements

    You will need one of the following:

  • 48 UCAS points (under the new tariff)
  • A National Diploma/ Certificate in a relevant discipline (minimum Merit)
  • A Level 3 Extended Diploma/Diploma in a relevant discipline (minimum Merit)
  • An Access to Higher Education Diploma
  • An NVQ level 3 industry related qualification.

    You will also need to have five GCSEs at grade C/level 4 or above.

    Mature candidates who do not meet the above criteria may still be admitted to the course subject to an interview with the programme director.

    Why Choose MidKent College?

  • We provide some of the finest teaching and learning environments you’ll find in a further education college in the country, having built a brand-new campus in Gillingham in 2009 and refurbished our Maidstone Campus in a redevelopment programme completed in 2016.
  • Both of our campuses are fully-equipped with workshops that simulate real working environments, equipment that replicates the latest technology students will find in the workplace, and commercial facilities that are open to the public.
  • The University Centre Maidstone (UCM) building at our Oakwood Park campus is a dedicated campus for university-level courses and professional training. In the 2016 National Student survey, our higher-education students gave the College a student satisfaction score of 91%, ranking us 27th out of the 375 institutions that took part.
  • Our career advisers booked 1040 careers interviews in 2017-2018! They'll be able to give you impartial guidance as to the range of education, training and employment opportunities available to you.

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