Event (EVNT) Courses

EVNT6000 Event Leadership and Planning

This advanced course enables students to gain competence in the specific techniques used by professional event leaders to lead events through the phases of research, design, planning, coordination and evaluation. Students assess the marketing opportunities: legal, ethical and risk management issues, and technological advances within the profession.
Prerequisite(s): FISV5600, completion of required foundation courses. (HY) (OL)
Offered at Denver, North Miami, Online, Providence
4.5 Quarter Credit Hours

EVNT6020 Event Operations and Risk Management

This advanced course enables students to gain competence in the specific risk management, risk operations, risk assessment, planning and evaluative techniques used by professional event leaders to mitigate risk proactively. Students gain knowledge in risk management, risk operations, risk assessment, avoidance, planning and control of risk associated with events, and explore methods for eliminating, reducing and transferring these risks to improve the successful outcomes of their events. Students gain proficiency in assessing risk operations, understanding the liabilities of conducting an event, contract law, contractual responsibilities in planning and implementing an event, either for one's own organization, or acting as an agent on a fee-for-service basis.
Prerequisite(s): Completion of required foundation courses. (HY) (OL)
Offered at Denver, North Miami, Online, Providence
4.5 Quarter Credit Hours