Course Description

Master of Business - Cultural Event Management

Cultural Event Management

This Master of business in Cultural Event Management (Level 9 – 90 credits) addresses the specific needs of the Cultural and Creative industries. The business modules are contextualised to the cultural sector and you will develop core business skills in event management.

What is Cultural Event Management?

The CCI sector is regarded as a significant contributor to the Irish economy and includes not just ‘cultural’ industries but also ‘creative’ industries. This course provides the transferable and transversal skills identified by the Expert Skills group as relevant for the labour market. The programme is delivered on Thursday evening and Friday with some Saturday workshops/masterclasses.

Course LocationDublin
Location PostcodeCo. Dublin
Course CategoryEvent Management, Business
Course TypeClassroom Based
Course QualificationMasters Degree
Awarding BodyIADT
Awarding Body DetailsMaster of Business
Course Duration18 months
Course TimeThursday 3pm-9pm / Friday 11am-5pm + approximately 8-10 Saturdays 10am-4pm Start date: TBC
Course Fee6,000
Entry Requirements6,000 Euro for EU Student / Non-EU Student is 16,000 Min Entry Requirements Undergraduate qualification of 2nd Class Honours or higher at Honours Degree level. Applicants may be considered provided they can demonstrate Honours Degree equivalence which can be verified through the RPL (recognition of prior learning) process. Two references must also support your application.
Carear PathFuture careers - Work as a cultural event manager in a variety of arts organisation or in the festival sector. - Work with an event management company providing services to a wide range of clients. - Be a freelance manager/cultural entrepreneur or a specialist manager within the cultural industries (e.g. music promoter). - Continue your studies to Masters and/or PhD level in Ireland or abroad.
Course CodeDL916
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Kill Avenue, Dun Laoghaire, Dun Laoghaire, Dublin, Republic of Ireland. Eircode: A96 KH79

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