This course is designed to provide you with a solid foundation in the skills and knowledge required of an event manager. The program focusses on all aspects of event management via a relevant and specific event curriculum providing you with a flexible skill set that is relevant to many different industry roles and event types.
With a particular focus on the practical aspects of learning you will spend time out of the classroom observing events, meeting industry and seeing venues. Our Industry Engagement Program will connect you directly to the industry people that matter. Work experience, internships, volunteering and paid work experiences will give you the practical experience and industry connections needed for a successful start to your event career.
|Online Plus||On Campus|
|Course Duration||12 months||9.5 months|
|On Campus Study||2 x weekend workshops||2 days per week|
|Online Study||Approx 15 hours per week||Approx 10 hours per week|
|Volunteer Work||60 hours||60 hours|
|Course Intakes||September 2018||July 2018|
Online Plus Study Option
Our Online Plus study option gives you flexibility without sacrificing the practical components of the course. You will complete your online coursework progressively through our Cloud Campus. You will experience regular interaction with lecturers and ongoing webinars with industry experts. You will also attend two immersive workshops which include site visits, team activities and industry networking opportunities and you will work on live events as part of our Industry Engagement Program.
On Campus Study Option
This course is an immersive and collaborative learning experience taught by education and event industry specialists. You will learn a combination of theory and practice in a simulated event office environment that reflects ‘event agency’ work practices. Classwork is balanced with time in the field learning from observation and working on real events where you will have countless opportunities to work as a short term volunteer. Internships and paid event roles are also on offer while you study via our Industry Engagement Program.
ONLINE PLUS – Next intake starts September 2018
ON CAMPUS – Next intake starts February 2019
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The Diploma will provide you with a comprehensive and flexible skill set that will allow you to find employment in various roles within different sectors of the industry.
Upon completion of the Event Manager course, graduates will be able to work in such diverse fields as: Music, Arts and Community Festivals / Sporting events / Venues / Meetings and Conferences / Exhibitions / Government / Not-for-profit
We understand that paying for your chosen course can be tough. That’s why we offer a range of payment options to suit your needs.
1. ADVANCE PAYMENTS
Paying monthly in advance means no admin fees.
2. STUDY LOANS
Affordable student loans with flexible terms from 6 to 48 months. Repayments can start at $35 per fortnight. Interest fees apply. Calculate your repayments here →
Now partnering with Study Loans, we are proud to be one of a small number of colleges offering a new option for the payment of course fees. Study Loans provides students with a great alternative to banks, credit cards and government loans. Visit: www.studyloans.com.au
3. DIRECT DEBIT PAYMENTS
Direct debit payment plan via our partners Debit Success. Repayments start at $165 per week. Third party fees apply. Find out more →
To speak to one of the CoEM Team about the best payment option for you, please call 1300 725 846
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