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Module Code: COM111TC
Module Title: Introduction to Events Management
Module Level: Level 1
Module Credits: 2.50
Academic Year: 2020/21
Semester: SEM2
Originating Department: School of Culture and Technology, Taicang
Pre-requisites: N/A
This module aims to introduce students to the planning and management of events and festivals. The highly interdisciplinary course addresses the systems, tools and checklists necessary for successful event management.
Learning outcomes 
A. Outline the process of event design within the context of a given brief

B. Present a plan that incorporates the key elements of event management (including, goals, mission, funding, promotion, visitor interaction)

C. Interpret information to give a short presentation outlining their event
Method of teaching and learning 
The teaching sessions are divided into two components (Lectures and seminars).

Lectures will focus on case studies of events incorporating a number of media platforms.

Seminars will focus on the generation and articulation of event ideas and their potential planning difficulties.
The syllabus will typically consist of the following:

Event impact

Social responsibility

Event design (including goals, mission statement, vision, governance, planning, timelines budgets and fundraising)

Planning logistics and management
Delivery Hours  
Lectures Seminars Tutorials Lab/Prcaticals Fieldwork / Placement Other(Private study) Total
Hours/Semester 13  13        49  75 


Sequence Method % of Final Mark
1 Event Planning Paperwork 50.00
2 Oral Presentation 50.00

Module Catalogue generated from SITS CUT-OFF: 12/16/2019 8:30:51 AM