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Conferences and events play an essential role in the business, cultural and sporting life of all countries. In recent years an exciting new profession has been created ? conference and events planners and managers ? to organise such events, and market the great variety of destinations and venues in which they take place. This course is specifically designed for people who want to enter, or make further progress in management-level careers in the fast-expanding field of conference and events. London, host city for the 2012 Olympic Games, is an ideal place in which to study conference and events management. With several hundred conference venues and an abundance of international business and leisure events, this city is a world leader in the conference and events industry. Course content This course teaches you all about how conferences, events, and the venues and destinations in which they are held, are planned and marketed. You will also learn how conferences and events contribute to enriching the lives of communities and to improving communications in business, politics and professional life. The dissertation also gives you further opportunity to research a conference or events topic in depth. The course is taught by experienced academics and industry practitioners, providing valuable insight into this exciting industry sector. Core modules ?Conference and Events Industry ?Conference and Events Planning ?Dissertation ?Venue and Destination Management Option modules ?Airport Planning and Management ?Business Tourism ?Events Tourism ?Urban Tourism Associated careers Graduates from this course enter a wide range of careers, in both the private and the public sectors, in Britain and internationally. These careers range from conference and events planning, through venue management, to destination marketing. Some choose to work with specialist organisations, such as convention bureaux, while others opt to work as professional conference organisers, wedding planners, event managers and venue promoters. Some students continue studying by pursuing doctoral studies.

Conferences and events play an essential role in the business, cultural and sporting life of all countries. In recent years an exciting new profession has been created ? conference and events planners and managers ? to organise such events, and market the great variety of destinations and venues in which they take place. This course is specifically designed for people who want to enter, or make...

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Entry Requirements

The course is aimed at graduates seeking to establish or develop a management career in the conference and events industry in the UK or abroad. As a minimum, you should have a good Honours degree (normally an Upper Second) or equivalent. If your qualifica00,11500Itemalue+oSn++???A????#? ?+???????????????????????????????????+S?++??????,???@#iItem????????????????? ?????????????????????????????????????????{?????W?????????W???W????{*?W?W??????????????A???A???????A?A???A????

The course is aimed at graduates seeking to establish or develop a management career in the conference and events industry in the UK or abroad. As a minimum, you should have a good Honours degree (normally an Upper Second) or equivalent. If your qualifica00,11500Itemalue+oSn++???A????#?...

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