Event Planning

AUT University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Event Planning

  • Host University

    AUT University

  • Location

    Auckland, New Zealand

  • Area of Study

    Event Management, Hospitality and Tourism Management

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Upper

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    Hours & Credits

  • Credit Points

    15
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3 - 4
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4 - 6
  • Overview

    Prepares students for the planning of events. Topics will include feasibility studies, budgeting, basic accounting issues, risk management, OSH requirements, relevant government acts and legal issues. Specialised events are examined carefully, including cultural and ethnic events, corporate occasions, sports tournaments and arts festivals. These topics will be taught with specific reference to fundraising and sponsorship opportunities, legal and moral obligations and contracts.

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.

Some courses may require additional fees.

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.

Please reference fall and spring course lists as not all courses are taught during both semesters.

Availability of courses is based on enrollment numbers. All students should seek pre-approval for alternate courses in the event of last minute class cancellations

Please note that some courses with locals have recommended prerequisite courses. It is the student's responsibility to consult any recommended prerequisites prior to enrolling in their course.