Bachelor of Business (Event Management)
SPECIALISE IN MANAGING BUSINESS EVENTS
Events in a business environment are not always corporate in nature – think social and cultural activities. But even these fun events need to balance the needs of the enterprise with the needs of participants, while meeting statutory requirements.
Gain the specialist skills you need to manage complex events through this course – and graduate with a university-equivalent, respected qualification.
|Qualification||Bachelor of Business (Event Management|
|Course Length||2 years full-time or 4 years part-time (including internship)|
|Finance Options||FEE-HELP and flexible payment options available|
|Delivery Method||On campus in Sydney & Brisbane and by distance education (online)|
|Start Dates||Trimester start dates – speak to your consultant for upcoming start dates|
|Prerequisites||Mature age students: relevant academic and work experience
School leavers: minimum ATAR of 63.4
|Assessment||Practical assignments and written examinations|
GAIN SPECIALIST EVENT MANAGEMENT SKILLS
Through this course, you’ll learn to generate creative and innovative events concepts for a business environment.
You’ll learn to apply management skills in developing cultural or social activities that meet the needs of participants, as well as the enterprise.
You’ll understand the role of events in the business environment, and learn to comply with statutory requirements.
TIME, LOCATION, STUDY TIMES AND START DATES
This event management course is delivered in Sydney and Brisbane, and can be completed in two years of full-time study – compared to the usual three or four years at university. Graduate and start earning sooner than your university counterparts.
You can also complete this course in four years of part-time study.
Alternatively, you may complete all or part of this course via distance education (online) – allowing you the flexibility to study when and where you want.
Classes are kept small, with a maximum of 25 students; to ensure that you get individual attention when you need it. Training is as interactive as possible. Frequent discussions, group work and study groups help you get the most out of your studies.
There are three start dates a year for this course. Contact your consultant now for upcoming start dates and lecture times.
CAREER ADVANTAGE THROUGH INTERNSHIP
Through the Internship Program, you gain 200 hours of professional work experience during your course. With over 300 organisations to select from, you have an excellent opportunity to experience life working in your industry and company of choice.
Because graduates are so highly regarded, many internships lead to permanent employment – so you could graduate with a job waiting for you.
The Bachelor of Business (Event Management) covers the following course modules:
- Management Principles & Practices
- Fundamentals of Management Accounting and Business Finance
- Understanding Marketing
- Introduction to Hospitality, Tourism and Events
- Understanding Public Relations
- Introduction to Consumer Behaviour
- Economics In a Business Environment
- Industry Practices
- Introduction to Hospitality and Tourism
- Introduction to Quantitative Methods
- Introduction to Applied Finance
- Business Information Analysis
- Event Management
- Introduction to Business Law
- Creative Thinking & Innovation
- Commercial Modeling for Events
- Industry Engagement
- Corporate Social Responsibility
- Strategic Management
- Human Resource Management
- Project Management
- Events Policy and Strategy
- Events Logistics and Risks
- Industry Placement
- Plus complete one level 200 elective modules
You can choose to exit this course with a Diploma of Business or an Advanced Diploma of Business (Event Management) qualification if you have completed a certain number of modules.