HOSP610 Event Coordination and Management (3 semester hours)
The ability to coordinate and manage various types of events requires excellent attention to detail in achieving the events' components. In this course, you will explore different types and scopes of events coordination in various settings. You will apply multiple management styles in leading diverse work teams. Also, as part of this course, you will learn first-hand how to select an event site location, conduct a needs assessment, and develop practical proposals and agreements for a specific event project. You will analyze the challenges event planners face when coordinating and managing events, working with vendors and sponsors, and create solutions to mitigate these challenges. Finally, you will evaluate the various marketing strategies used by event professionals to market their event projects.