LCCA - London College of Contemporary Arts

BA (Hons) Event and Promotions Management



LCCA’s event management course is aimed at those seeking the specialist skills needed to thrive within a range of creative industries at a national and international level. You will gain the tools needed to effectively initiate, lead and manage successful events in order to generate business and positive PR coverage.

This three-year event management degree will significantly enhance your organisational and communication skills, therefore ensuring you have the confidence to successfully run events from initial proposal to final delivery. You will also gain key insights in areas such as accounting, finance, marketing and HR through a number of business-focused seminars.

Students will have the opportunity to participate in industry placements, gaining the transferable skills which can be applied directly to the workplace after graduation. There is also the chance to study abroad during the second year of the course as well as having the option to complete a Professional Practice Year. Please see below for more information.

*Course is subject to updating.





LCCA, Holborn Campus

Awarding Body

University for the Creative Arts


Three years





Entry year

2020, 2021


UK/EU £9,250 P/A


SFE funding available

Academic partner

University for the Creative Arts

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The first year of this course is the ideal introduction to events and promotions management as you learn how to cater to different consumers and create experiences tailored to their needs. As well as taking part in core Business Seminars, other units covered include:

  • Introduction to Event Management
  • Running and Promoting a Venue
  • Understanding Experiences
  • Designing an Experience
  • Creative Event Management

The second year of this event management course will further enhance your knowledge of events management and you will also have the chance to undertake placement or study abroad. Business Seminars will continue throughout the year and the following units will be covered:

  • The Event Workforce
  • Business Sustainability and Ethics
  • Public Relations and Events
  • Celebration and Culture
  • Industry placement

The final year of your course will allow you to combine everything you’ve learnt so far with a final degree project. You will also investigate the current trends within the industry as well as learning about luxury events and start-ups.

The units covered are outlined as follows:

  • Current Issues in Events and Promotions
  • Event Operations Management
  • Luxury Events and Experiences
  • Business Seminar V
  • Venue and Festivals Start-up
  • Business Seminar VI
  • Degree Project.


  • Introduction to Event Management
  • Running and Promoting a Venue
  • Understanding Experiences
  • Business Seminar I
  • Designing an Experience
  • Creative Event Management
  • Managing Safety and Experience
  • Business Seminar II


  • The Event Workforce
  • Business Sustainability and Ethics
  • Public Relations and Events
  • Business Seminar III
  • Celebration and Culture
  • Business Seminar IV
  • Industry Placement


  • Current Issues in Events and Promotions
  • Event Operations Management
  • Luxury Events and Experiences
  • Business Seminar V
  • Venue and Festivals Start- up
  • Business Seminar VI
  • Degree Project


LCCA strives to provide its students with both academic excellence, career focus and a friendly environment across all disciplines. Our campus is located in Holborn, at the heart of Central London, with a range of facilities and equipment, making it the perfect place to study.

We provide dedicated facilities for students, helping them to produce work at an industry-level standard and preparing them for a bright future. These facilities are the reason why, upon graduation, our students feel prepared to start working from day one.

Our students have access to a range of specialist facilities across the college. These include:

  • Mac studios with 110 Apple iMacs: software includes: GameMaker, Autodesk Maya, Unreal Engine, Cinema 4D, Adobe Creative Cloud applications.
  • Access to WGSN – a leading trend forecasting company for fashion and design businesses
  • Reprographic services
  • 3D printers
  • Fashion studios with 46 industrial sewing machines, overlocker and embroidery sewing machines
  • Printmaking facilities
  • Photography Studio
  • Art and Design Studio

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This event management qualification is ideal for those seeking the communication, management and marketing skills needed to successfully lead events within a number of creative industries. Like other event management course colleges, this programme teaches best practices for marketing management and marketing communications.

Upon successful completion of the course, you will be fully equipped to run successful events in a number of creative industries. The top jobs held by graduates of this course include:

  • Conference and exhibition managers and organisers
  • Marketing associate professionals
  • Researchers for top universities and around the world
  • Management positions in a range of service industries.

Once you’ve graduated from the programme, you may also like to consider further study at postgraduate level.


Whether you’re completing your first degree or undertak­ing further study to progress your career or change your career direction, LCCA’s strong industry links and wide networks will help you develop your skills, gain valuable experience and make contacts to boost your career opportunities.


·         Aitor Throup Studio LTD

·         Burberry

·         Calvin Klein Jeans

·         Chloé

·         Claret Press

·         Harrods

·         Hop Fashion

·         House of Fraser

·         James Lakeland

·         Jan Masny

·         Karen Millen

·         Christian Louboutin

·         Bartlett Mitchell

·         Boodica UK

·         Little Wardrobe London Ltd

·         Claret Showroom



·         Louis Vuitton

·         Maria Grachvogel

·         Net-a-Porter

·         Paul Smith

·         Pringle of Scotland

·         Richard Boll

·         Soho House

·         Ted Baker

·         Tommy Hilfiger

·         YKK

·         Yulan Creative

·         ZARA








Here, you will find everything you need to know regarding the application process, and any other practical information you may require, including details of our open days and advice on how to prepare for your interview with us.

  • How to apply through UCAS
  • Scholarships
  • Interview guide
  • Portfolio advice
  • Open days 
  • Clearing




The standard entry requirements for this course are:

One of the following:

  • 112 new UCAS tariff points
  • Pass at Foundation Diploma in Art & Design (Level 3 or 4)
  • Merit, Pass, Pass at BTEC Extended Diploma
  • Merit at UAL Extended Diploma
  • 112 new UCAS tariff points from an accredited Access to Higher Education Diploma in an appropriate subject
  • 27-30 points from the International Baccalaureate,
  • And four GCSE passes at grade A*-C and/or grade 4-9 including English (or Functional Skills English/Key Skills Communication Level 2).

Other relevant and equivalent Level 3 UK and international qualifications are considered on an individual basis, and we encourage students from diverse educational backgrounds to apply.


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