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TOU3010 Event Management

Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Business, Education, Law and Arts
School or Department : School of Business
Student contribution band : Band 4
Grading basis : Graded
Version produced : 16 May 2022


The event industry is a dynamic and ever changing industry that requires proactive, forward thinking people to work within its field. Events, festivals, meetings and conferences are a multi-billion dollar industry worldwide which generates thousands of jobs. Associated fields are the leisure, hospitality, tourism and travel industries. The course is relevant to students from many different disciplines and many may find this relevant to their work environment or aspirations.

The course looks at the history of events and how it all started. The importance of conceptualizing, planning and staging the event are examined together with the operations and logistics required for it to be a financial and community success. Other topics studied are sponsorship and fundraising, ethics and protocol, risk management, legal issues and finally the staging of the event. This gives you the highlights of what will be covered in this very interesting course which will enable you to meet the practical challenges of this exciting industry. (Formerly TOU2010).

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 2, 2022 On-campus Springfield
Semester 2, 2022 Online
Date printed 16 May 2022