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Diploma in Event Management

For students who have the desire to pursue an education in Events Management, the Diploma in Events Management programme provides a good, rounded overview of this discipline where students learn strong fundamentals and the practical knowledge and skills of planning and execution of events. This knowledge and skills acquired will help you have a seamless transition into the workplace, ensuring that you become highly employable.

While acquiring the theory-side of the programme, you will also learn how to apply the theories through practical attachments. Periods of attachment to event companies will enhance your skills via experiential learning. While working on projects, students will also pick up solid theoretical and conceptual frameworks for understanding the nature, characteristics and role of events. Ultimately, the learning of crucial technical skills will lead to the development of key practical business skills involved in designing, marketing and managing events.

Students will gain essential practical experience through a 20-week industry internship.

 

Job Opportunities for Diploma in Communication Graduates

  • Festival Director
  • Stage Manager
  • Concert Manager
  • Club Director
  • Wedding Planner
  • Tourism Events Manager
  • Sports Events Director
  • PR Events Director
  • Special Projects Manager
  • Conference Organiser
  • Fundraising Events Director
Subject Listing

Year 1

  • Understanding Hospitality & Tourism Industry
  • Introduction to Events Management
  • Business English I
  • Business English II
  • Events Graphic Design
  • Events Project Work
  • International Cultural Studies
  • Events Support Services

Year 2

  • Principles of Accounting
  • Principles of Marketing
  • Introduction to Entrepreneurship
  • Fundamentals in Management
  • Human Resource Management
  • Internship (5 Months)
  • Integrated Marketing Communications
  • Events Operations I
  • Events Operations II
  • Communication Skills

Year 3

  • Introduction to Economics
  • Industry Research Project
  • Hospitality & Tourism Law
  • Conventions & Exhibitions Management
  • Incentive Tours Management

Entry Requirements

SPM – A minimum of 6Bs including mathematics

or

Other equivalents education level

Assessment

Coursework and assignments 40% – 60%
Written examination 40% – 60%

Intake

January, May and August