|Brisbane - The Hotel School||Session 2,3||Session 2,3|
|Melbourne - The Hotel School||Session 2,3||Session 2,3|
|Sydney - The Hotel School||Session 2,3||Session 2,3|
Provides an understanding of the nature of the different types of events, their life cycles and a practical approach to designing, planning and organising events. Students will gain experience in creating, executing and reviewing a special event.
Topic 1: Introduction to the Dimensions of Events Management
Topic 2: The Business of Sports, Cultural, Corporate and Special Events
Topic 3: The Event Life Cycle
Topic 4: Creating and Designing Innovative Events
Topic 5: Event Planning and Project Management
Topic 6: Sustainable Events Management
Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.
Learning outcomes and graduate attributes
|On completion of this unit, students should be able to:||GA1||GA2||GA3||GA4||GA5||GA6||GA7|
|1||discuss the success factors that drive different types of events||Creativity||Knowledge of a discipline|
|2||assess the principles of sustainability and ethical practice in managing events||Ethical practice|
|3||demonstrate an understanding of the different processes involved in designing and executing a special event and successfully liaising with relevant stakeholders||Creativity||Knowledge of a discipline|
|4||review the success and / or challenges of a student-led event.||Creativity||Knowledge of a discipline|
- John Beech; Sebastian Kaiser and Robert Kaspar, eds., 2014, The Business of Events Management, eBook.
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Teaching and assessment
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