William Blue College of Hospitality Management at Torrens University Australia
FEE-HELP may be availableUpfront payment
1 year full time; 2 years part time
3 intake dates each year – enquire now!
If you've got a flair for creating experiences that excite, and an eye for detail, then it's time to consider a career in events.
This Diploma of Event Management has been designed to equip you with the well-rounded skills base you need to excel in the fast-paced world of events planning.
Delivered online or via blended learning (online and on campus) through William Blue College of Hospitality Management, the course teaches you how to plan and stage a successful event from start to finish.
You'll cover important business skills like sales and marketing, risk management and HR while expanding your knowledge of key events concepts like selecting a venue, coordinating service, sticking to a budget and timeline, and meeting client expectations.
If you're after a career that's in demand, full of opportunity and never dull, then enquire about the Diploma of Event Management now!
In order to succeed in your studies, each subject in this course requires a minimum of 10 study hours per week.
Assessments for this course may take a variety of forms, including:
Watch as William Blue’s students hit the ground running at the Taste of Sydney food festival
To be eligible to study this course, applicants must meet the following entry requirements:
All students are also required to demonstrate sufficient competency in English.
In this event management course, the subjects you may study include:
Torrens Dynamic Online Learning mode means you can study at your own pace. By providing you with on-demand access to course materials and content, you can study when you want, where you want.
Torrens also runs Touch-Point weekend sessions that allow you to hear from industry professionals, chat to lecturers and expand your network.
Torrens students will also have access to Torrens Success Coaches, who will help you align your strengths and learning with your goals. From the moment you are admitted to your course, a Success Coach will be available to help you successfully navigate the educational landscape and build your personal and professional skills.
This course can be delivered on campus to provide you with practical training in a face-to-face learning environment. It is available to study at the following locations:
You can also choose to study this course entirely online, or online with some on-campus components (blended learning).
Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a Diploma of Event Management from William Blue College of Hospitality Management at Torrens University Australia.
The event management industry is vast and varied, as are the career opportunities afforded to graduates of this course. Whether you want to explore conference and conventions planning, steer successful product launches or cut your teeth in the world of music festivals, there is no shortage of choice.
This course also acts as a pathway into the Associate Degree of Event Management or the Bachelor of Event Management.
Wondering where a career in event management could take you? Potential job outcomes may include:
Eligible students can apply for the Australian government's FEE-HELP loan to cover the upfront costs of all or part of your fees.
Torrens also offers a number of scholarships to successful applicants, including the Vice Chancellor Scholarship and the Regional/Remote Access and Indigenous Access Scholarship.
This course can be paid for through the FEE-HELP government loan scheme. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, you may not need to pay upfront.
Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees directly to the provider on your behalf. You'll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $54,869 (2016-17 income year).
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