Cultural Event Management

Institute of Art Design & Technology


Course Name Cultural Event Management
Course Provider Institute of Art Design & Technology
Course Code DL906
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Postgraduate Diploma (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major Institute of Art Design and Technology Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening, Online or Distance, Weekend
Location (Districts) Dun Laoghaire
Qualification Letters PGDip
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Apply:
via Springboard
via IADT

Start Date: 28/9/2021
End Date: 13/5/2022
Application Date Application Deadline:
Springboard Deadline: 05/07/2021

IADT Deadline:
Round 1: 4.00pm Thursday 27th May 2021
Round 2: 4.00pm Wednesday 25th August 2021

*Round 2 is subject to available places.
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Duration 1 year. Tuesday 6pm-9pm, Thursday 6pm-9pm + approximately 8-10 Saturdays 10am-4pm. Weekday evening classes will be hosted online.
Entry Requirements Minimum 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.

Shortlisted applicants may be called for interview.

Two references must also support your application.
Number of Places 20
Interview Yes
Comment Springboard+
Springboard+ is co-funded by the Government of Ireland and the European Social Fund as part of the ESF programme for employability, inclusion and learning 2014-2020.
Course Content

Expand+Postgrad Diploma in Business Cultural Event Management.

This postgraduate diploma in business in Cultural Event Management (Level 9 - 60 credits) addresses the specific needs of the Cultural and Creative industries. The business modules are contex...

Subjects Taught What modules will I study?
Cultural Event Management
Strategic Management
Digital Marketing
Cultural Policy
Business Management
Careers or Further Progression Future 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.
Further Enquiries Paraic McQuaid
Programme Chair
Phone: +353 1 239 4946
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