This introductory course introduces the learner to the fundamentals of event planning. Determine target markets, explore the various types of events and create compelling event concepts to improve participant experience. Produce budget and schedules, obtain appropriate licensing, permits and insurance in order to prevent potential barriers. Identify the elements involved in creating an event from venue selection, decor and menu design; vendor selection, rentals and entertainment; marketing and promotions.
Course code: EVNT 1109
Length: 30 hours
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† This information is intended as a guideline only. Program and course details are subject to change with the approval of VCC's Board of Governors.