Event Management with knowledge of Two Languages + In-company Internship, M.Sc.

  • N/A
    Application Deadline
  • 9 months
    Duration
  • Tuition
    3200
    Tuition (Year)
  • English (take IELTS)
    Language
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This 1 academic year intensive training program is designed to produce professionals in the field of Event Management. Study is likely to be a particular benefit to students studying courses in hospitality, tourism, project management and related subjects where an appreciation of event management, planning, strategy and project organization is required. Those studying Event Management emerge with business and project management skills of the highest order, ready to face any business challenge. Event management is a professional field of practice that requires sophisticated skills in strategic planning and analysis, risk assessment, marketing, budgeting, cash flow planning, event proposal development and many other topics.

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This 1 academic year intensive training program is designed to produce professionals in the field of Event Management. Study is likely to be a particular benefit to students studying courses in hospitality, tourism, project management and related subjects where an appreciation of event management, planning, strategy and project organization is required. Those studying Event Management emerge with business and project management skills of the highest order, ready to face any business challenge. Event management is a professional field of practice that requires sophisticated skills in strategic planning and analysis, risk assessment, marketing, budgeting, cash flow planning, event proposal development and many other topics. The field of Event Management is a business subject with a strong project focus. The skills and knowledge gained in the study of Events Management can be used in a wide range of contexts and can cover such interesting areas as business, sports and the arts. The tourism impact of events is increasingly attracting the interest of governments seeking to maximize domestic and international tourism revenues. All these are working together to develop the Event Management as a professional field and contribute the Event Management being on of the most exciting environments to work in.

The main course teaching language is English. The study plan includes a 240 hours module to study a foreign language to choose between Spanish for foreigners or Russian. The theoretic part takes place in our school located in Barcelona city center. After the theoretic modules are completed, all students have the option to complete an internship period in one of our collaborating companies.
This program will provide you theoretic, linguistic and practical skills. This training has been specially devised to teach you all the information and skills you need to become a successful events manager. Instruction is in the form of lectures, learning objectives, case studies and questions of consideration, key ideas, activities and individual assignments. Examination is in the form of written exams and individual and group assignments and workshop exercises.

Accreditation

The program is accredited by the State University of Girona Foundation and Hotel Guilds of Costa Brava.

Programme Structure

  • Module I. Strategic Management (120 hours / 12 weeks)
a.- Event industry knowledge, event concept, event feasibility, events venues and sites b.- Event legal compliance, business and client relationship, marketing strategies c.- Sponsorship, budgets
d.- Business risk and events bids
  • Module II. Operational Management (120 hours / 12 weeks):
a. - Project management, promotion and public relations, event stagingb.-Human Resources Management, people performance c.- On-site services, safety and security, crowd proceduresd.- Event protocol, event catering e.- Environmental Management, event impacts and trends
  • Module III. Foreign Language Intensive Course (160 hours / 8 weeks) General Spanish or Russian Language according the initial entrance level (80 h)
  • Module IV. Foreign Language for the Tourism Sector (80 hours / 4 weeks)
- In the reception
  • Module V. Final Certificate Project

- Project design- Research tools

- Personal reflection

- Appropriate questionnaire designs

- Conducting academic research, literature search and review

- Developing a research question, hypothesis and methodology

- Managing a research project

  • Module VI. Internship (a minimum of 3 months)

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date Application deadline and start date were not specified by the programme.
  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Part-time
    • Average duration 9 months
    • Intensity Flexible
    • Duration description

      6 months theoretical studies 3 months internship (optional)

  • Credits
    60 ECTS Internship adittional credits alternative credits
    The main course teaching language is English. The study plan includes a 240 hours module to study a foreign language to choose between Spanish for foreigners or Russian. The theoretic part takes place in our school located in Barcelona city center. After the theoretic modules are completed, all students have the option to complete an internship period in one of our collaborating companies.
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus, Blended
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English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:

    500

    The TOEFL – or Test OF English as a Foreign Language – offers a paper-based test (PBT). The final, overall PBT score ranges between 310 and 677, and is based on an average taken from the three test components (listening, structure, and reading). The writing part of this test is scored separately on a scale of 0-6. Read more about TOEFL (PBT).

  • Minimum required score:

    61

    The TOEFL – or Test Of English as a Foreign Language – offers an internet-based test (iBT). The final, overall iBT score ranges between 0 and 120, and includes a scaled average from the four components (reading, listening, speaking, and writing). Read more about TOEFL (iBT).

Academic Requirements

  • Last academic transcripts
  • English Level certificate. Applicants will be required to prove their knowledge of English in accordance with the Common European Framework of Reference for languages or with submission of results from an internationally recognized English test (TOEFL, FCE, CAE, IELTS).
  • In case you haven't got any certificate, we'll send you a written test or conduct a phone or skype interview. If your English language level is not sufficient, we recommend you to enroll on an intensive English language course in our school.
  • a copy of your ID or passport
  • Curriculum Vitae with a photo

Technological Requirements

Advanced PC user.

Tuition Fee Per Year

  • EUR 3200 International
Enrolment fee: 200 euros
Tuition fee: 3.000 euros or installments payment 550 euros x 6 months

Funding

50% study fee scholarship for students with two C1-C2 foreign language certificates.

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