Creating Event Experiences

Subject Code:

EVT302A

Subject Aim:

Students with practical knowledge and skills are highly sought after by employers in the events industry. What better way to show your prowess in events, than with the opportunity to bring about an event of your own creation!

This subject is designed for students to utilise all their knowledge and skills gained from previous studies and prior industry experience to create and carry out an event within the duration of this subject.

Students will also have access to real clients and work on real client briefs with the outcome being the demonstrated ability of students in all aspects of an event, from event design conceptualising to the actual realisation of a memorable event for a real client, and everything else in between.

Learning Outcomes:

a) Write a concept piece for the staging of an event

b) Construct a budget for the event taking into consideration all revenue streams and sources

c) Recommend the various types of employee mix with a plan to minimising labour costs and developing effective rosters

d) Create an event for an external client

Student Assessment:

(G)* = Group Assessment