Hospitality, Tourism and Recreation

Event Management

General information

Program code
EVNT
Duration
2 Semesters (1 Year)
Credential
Ontario College Graduate Certificate
Campuses

Intake information

Start date Campus
Fall 2016 Barrie
Fall 2017 Barrie

Program description

The event management program provides students with the skills and knowledge for successfully running various special events in such sectors as entertainment, sports and recreation, business and the entertainment industry.

Graduates will have experienced the many facets of event management ranging through research, planning, programming, marketing, financing and analyzing events.

Admission information

Admission requirements

- Post-secondary diploma, or degree, or equivalent.

Applicants who are lacking the above requirements may be considered upon submission of a resume, letter of intent and portfolio showing evidence of experience in a related field with a minimum of three years event management experience.

Admission details

Applicants must meet ONE of the following requirements to be eligible for admission to this program:

  • College diploma, university degree or equivalent.

Applicants who are lacking the above requirements may be considered upon submission of a resume, letter of intent and portfolio showing evidence of experience in a related field with a minimum of three years event management experience.

Pathways

View the Event Management articulations on the Credit Transfer Centre page.

Courses

Mandatory Courses

EVNT1000 Introduction to Event Management
EVNT1001 Event Planning and Programming
EVNT1002 Event Accounting and Finance
EVNT1003 Event Operations
EVNT1004 Event Technology
EVNT1005 Ethics and Law for Events
EVNT1006 Networking and Fundraising
EVNT1007 Event Human Resources Management
EVNT1008 Event Marketing
EVNT1009 Event Management

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