Event Operations

Bond University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Event Operations

  • Host University

    Bond University

  • Location

    Gold Coast, Australia

  • Area of Study

    Hospitality and Tourism Management, Human Resources

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations


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    Hours & Credits

  • Credit Points

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3 - 4
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4.5 - 6
  • Overview

    This subject studies human resource management for event management. The subject develops competencies in human resource planning, staff selection and recruitment, staff development, volunteer management and international perspectives and diversity. Theory, application, experiential learning and case study examples are used to explore event management from a human resource perspective. Throughout the class students will be working on a live event and each week you will meet to discuss issues and progress with the lecturer and your team mates. The focus is on learning by doing and this is integrated into your class using the live event.
    Learning Objectives
    1. Apply the principles involved in human resource management, event planning and event personnel delivery
    2. Analyse practices involved in recruitment and selection for events
    3. Appraise concepts involved in learning, training, orientation, international diversity and culture, employee relations and ethics
    4. Apply theory to practice in a live event
    5. Evaluate theories as they relate to individual learning

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.