Course description

Identify key factors that influence the planning, design and execution of an event. Understand how the goals of an event and needs of stakeholders provide the basis for ongoing decision-making and successful management of the event.

Learner outcomes

Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:

  • Understand the integration of personal and professional ethics in event management
  • Recognize the importance of strong communication skills in event management
  • Begin to adapt his/her personal strengths to meet the core competencies of event planners
  • Prepare preliminary budget and event research documents, and
  • Identify and plan event evaluation components. 


Recommended course preparation: XEVT 10011-Introduction to Event Planning

Applies towards:

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Section title
Resource Management for Event Planning
ON - Online
Nov 04, 2024 to Dec 08, 2024
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
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Course Fee(s)
TXEC non-credit $419.00
Section Notes

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