Foundation Degree in Events Management

This two-year Foundation Degree programme has been designed to enable a multidisciplinary study of Events Management at a higher level. You will gain a theoretical and practical understanding of the Events Industry. The modules on this course will provide you with the skills and experience necessary for successful employment through a combination of theoretical study and practical tasks.

The qualification is awarded by Nottingham Trent University.


This programme will allow you to enhance your current knowledge and skills in order to develop as an informed events specialist. Your learning will include lectures, seminars, guest speakers, conferences, practical tasks at events, trips, peer-group learning and independent study. The programme allows you to study modules such as:

  • Special Events
  • Marketing in Events
  • Events and Hospitality Planning
  • Leadership
  • Human Resource Management

Your academic and course tutor will work with you throughout the duration of your programme, supporting your development and tracking your academic progress to ensure that you achieve your best.


  • Customer Care
  • Work Based Experience
  • Research and Academic Skills
  • Marketing
  • Introduction to Events
  • Event & Hospitality Planning 1
  • Leadership


  • Research Project
  • Human Resource Management
  • Finance
  • Special Events
  • Business Enterprise
  • Event & Hospitality Planning 2


Minimum of 48 UCAS points.


Following completion of this course, students can progress to a final-year BA (Hons) top-up degree in Events Management, Leadership and Management, or Hospitality Management. Students may also go directly into employment in both the events industry and other related service sector industries.