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Bachelor of Arts (Honours) Festival and Event Management (Top-up)

Edinburgh Napier University


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Overview

Introduction

This programme is designed to provide students with a coherent and vocationally relevant curriculum that will equip them for a career in festival and event management and related service sectors. Students will be equipped with a good understanding of general business and management skills to become an effective manager of people and resources. Students will develop the ability to apply appropriate theories and concepts of festival and event management, and associated disciplines, to practical situations. Upon graduation, students will be well placed to make an effective and valuable contribution to an organisation’s operation and development.

Career Opportunities
• Tourism and Hospitality
• Events Management
• Guest Relations
• Customer Relationship, etc


Accolades

  • Rated 5 Stars for Teaching, Employability and Internationalisation
    (QS Stars 2018)

Professional Accreditation

Institute of Hospitality

This programme is accredited in Edinburgh Napier University by the Institute of Hospitality.

The Institute of Hospitality is a professional body for aspiring managers working and studying in the hospitality, leisure and tourism industry. Its reputation as an organisation promoting quality standards and education has grown in its 70-year history and now, has membership spanning more than 100 countries around the globe.

Members of the Institute of Hospitality will benefit in their professional and career development, whilst the Institute continues to improve and promote industry and management standards into the 21st century. Student can also benefit from having access to the Institute’s online learning resources.

 

Programme Structure

Programme Duration

Full-time pathway:
This programme can be completed between 16* and 24 months.

Part-time pathway:
This programme can be completed between 24* and 36 months.

*Advanced standing may be granted for applicants with relevant diplomas/advanced diplomas.


Mode of Assessment

Lectures, tutorials and project assignments will be conducted within PSB Academy campus.

 

Delivery Mode

Some modules may be delivered by our university partners’ teaching staff in an intensive block mode.

 

Modules 

Year 2 (Level 8)
· Business and Management Challenges
· Customer Service and Care
· Facilities Planning for Hospitality, Tourism and Events
· Impacts of Festivals and Events
· Conference Management
· Visitor Attraction Management


Year 3 (Level 9)
• Event Management
• Planning and Public Policy for Festivals and Events
• Service Management
• Transport for Tourism
• Sports Event Tourism
• Hospitality Supervision and Training Skills

 

Honours (Level 10)

• Contemporary Issues and Directions for Hospitality, Tourism and Events
• Dissertation
• International Hospitality
• International Destination Management
• Leadership and Innovation for Tourism, Hospitality and Events 

 

Mode of Delivery

Face-to-face

 

Requirements for Graduation

Upon successful completion of all required modules.

 

Intakes

March, July, October

Admission Criteria

Local Student Admission

Admission Requirements

Entry to Level 8 (SCQF):
● PSB Academy’s Diploma in Tourism & Hospitality Management, or equivalent; OR
● Mature candidates (≥30 years old with 8 years work experience)

Entry to Level 9 (SCQF):
● Local Polytechnic Diploma; OR
● Advanced Diploma or equivalent from a recognised institution in a related discipline; OR
● Mature candidates (≥30 years old with 8 years work experience)

English Proficiency Level

  • GCE 'O' level English (grade 1 to 6) or equivalent OR
  • IELTS score of 6, with no element less than 5.5 OR
  • PSB Academy’s Certificate in English Proficiency (Advanced)


All applications are subject to approval by Edinburgh Napier University.

International Student Admission

For more information on international students' entry requirements, please click here.

Fees

Programme Fees

 

  Per Module Per Year
Year 2 S$2,033 S$12,198
Year 3 S$2,033 S$12,198
Honours Year  S$2,033 S$12,198

 

Note:

- All fees inclusive of 7% GST and may be subject to change annually

- Programme fee excludes textbooks

- Click here to view other charges for students

- Singaporean/PR graduates of PSB Academy are entitled fee rebates for subsequent programmes. Please contact our Programme Consultant for more information.

 

Financial Aid / Available Grants

Please click here to view financial aid and available grants.

Local Applications

How to Apply

Please bring along the required documents below to come to our admission office @ PSB Academy City Campus (Marina Square) to register during our operating hours (Weekdays: 9am to 7pm and Saturday: 9am to 5pm)

  • 1 x passport-size photo (hardcopy or JPEG softcopy)
  • Copy of NRIC
  • Copy of all post-secondary/tertiary certificates and transcripts
  • Non-refundable application fee of $107

Payment Modes Accepted:

Admissions Office: Cash | Cheque | NETS | Debit Card | Credit Card

International Applications

How to Apply

Please click here to view application procedures.