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Unit description

Introduces students to the technical and creative processes of event operations. A case study approach is used to evaluate an event operations plan.

Unit content

Module 1: Project management

Module 2: Promotions, marketing and staging

Module 3: Staffing

Module 4: Resources and budgets

Module 5: Logistical and risk issues

Module 6: Sustainability

Learning outcomes

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.

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:
1analyse event operations processes and issues
2evaluate an event operations plan.

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

  1. analyse event operations processes and issues
  2. evaluate an event operations plan.

Prescribed Learning Resources

Prescribed Texts
  • Wynn-Moylan, P, 2018, Risk and Hazard Management, 1st edn, Routledge, Abingdon U.K.. ISBN: 978-1-138-67839-2 (pbk) 978-1-315-55897-4 (ebk).
Prescribed Learning Resources may change in future Teaching Periods

Teaching and assessment

Teaching method
Workshop 1 hour (Weekly)
Tutorial 2 hours (Weekly)
Assessment
Case study40%
Case study50%
Discussion board10%

Teaching method
Workshop 1 hour (Weekly)
Tutorial 2 hours (Weekly)
Assessment
Case study40%
Case study50%
Discussion board10%
Notice

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