RECN 344

Event Management

Course overview

You’ll explore the theory and research behind professional and strategic approaches to event management at a range of scales and from conceptualisation to evaluation.

Course information

Prerequisites and Restrictions You must satisfy the following requirement(s):
  • a minimum of 75 credit point(s) from the course(s) specified below
  • a minimum of 75 credit point(s) from the course(s) specified below
  • any level 200 course
  • any level 300 course


  • restriction Recreation Management, MGMT-326

Credits 15
Domestic fees $815.00

What you will learn

After successfully completing this course, you’ll be able to:

  1. Demonstrate an understanding of event management theory.
  2. Define and explain the evolution and growth of event management study.
  3. Evaluate the role and function of different levels of events from community to global events.
  4. Describe and explain the different processes involved in event management.
  5. Appraise and explain the importance of understanding and managing all stakeholders in events.
  6. Identify, analyse and review existing research on event management.
  7. Demonstrate a commitment to a professional standard of behaviour based on professional ethics and conduct.

Course examiners

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Adam Hayward


Faculty of Environment, Society and Design