This course will prepare you for a career in areas such as events management, hospitality management, marketing and PR or charity fundraising within the sports industry.

Course details

Studying a combination of interdisciplinary modules, you will take an in-depth look at the many phases of events management and understand what it takes to organise, manage and deliver memorable and successful sports events.
  • Mode of study: 3-4 days campus
  • Intake: September, January
  • Course length: 3-4 years
  • Course fee: 13,905  per year
  • Location: Manchester
  • Entry requirements: GCSE: 5 passes at Grade 9-4/A-D or 32 tariff points

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Course overview

Develop your understanding of the concept and theories relating to the provision of sport in the Gain the knowledge and skills necessary to research, plan, design and implement a range of sports events in diverse settings – understanding legal requirements that must be considered when planning and executing a sports event.

Look at opportunities to generate revenue, funding or sponsorship and how to successfully manage an event budget. Develop an awareness of global issues in the sporting environment, that influence the decision making process and inform strategic choices such as internal and external factors, sustainability and ethics and international culture.


Entry requirements

Learning Approach

While engaging with this degree you will gain theoretical understanding of the topics you are exploring, you will also have opportunities to learn, develop and demonstrate a wide range of practical and applied skills and competencies.


Assessments will include individual and group work submissions. These will include case studies, essays, reports, literature reviews, reflective logs and diaries, self and peer evaluations, group and individual presentations along with subject-specific skills and competency assessment.

  • Academic and English Skills
  • Introduction to Numerical Techniques
  • Introduction to Research
  • Introduction to Business Studies
  • Events Planning and Production
  • Introduction to Events Management
  • Introduction to Business Finance
  • Introduction to Sports Management and Marketing
  • Managing the Event Workforce
  • Professional Events Practice
  • Event Legislation and Law
  • Sponsorship and Funding In Sports Events
  • Strategic Management for Event Organisations
  • Responsible Event Management
  • Contemporary Issues In Sports Events Management
  • Project