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Introduction To Events Industry

This course will familiarize the student to the event planning industry. Students will distinguish between event types and classifications such as: festivals, fundraisers, entertainment, social, celebration, conferences and sporting while defining the target audience, event objectives and economic impact of each. Students will understand the value in professional associations membership, and various industry certifications and designations. Finally, students will be introduced to industry related positions and career paths.