In a nutshell
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 APM College of Business and Communications, 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!
Workload and assessment
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:
- Practical demonstration and observation
- Reflective journal/blog
- Process/research documentation
- Individual self-directed major project
Diploma of Event Management
What you’ll need
To be eligible to study this course, applicants must meet the following entry requirements:
- Have successfully completed Year 12, or equivalent; OR
- Possess documented, broadly relevant work experience; OR
- Have completed or partially completed formal or informal study; OR
- Present a written submission demonstrating a reasonable prospect of success
All students are also required to demonstrate sufficient competency in English.
In this event management course, the subjects you may study include:
- Customer experience management
- Introduction to events
- Marketing fundamentals
- Understanding people and organisations
- Business communications
- Event concepts and design
- Event management and operations
- Event venue management
Why APM College of Business & Communications at Torrens University?
For over 25 years APM College of Business and Communications has been transforming school-leavers into industry-ready professionals!
APM places a strong emphasis on industry involvement to deliver practical business courses that offer students a distinct advantage upon graduation. APM offers recognition from industry for its courses in business, marketing, event management and more
As partners of Torrens University Australia (part of Laureate International Universities) you’ll be automatically connected with over 70 international education providers, including esteemed business schools. Enjoy the many benefits of learning at a dedicated business college and join thousands who have graduated from APM!
APM College of Business and Communication offers their students the option to study online or on campus. Students wishing to enjoy the convenience of online study will receive full access to course materials on demand. Prefer traditional on campus learning? APM have you covered with their fully facilitated campuses and small classroom sizes, giving you the attention and support you need to thrive.
Dedicated Learning and Academic Skills (LAS) support staff are on hand help you be more effective in your study and build your skills. From writing essays and reports to goal setting and exam prep – they’ll guide you through it all (available online and on campus).
Feel like your part of a community when you join their Student Representative Council. The SRC regularly get together to talk about current issues, plan events, brainstorm ways to improve your learning experience and more.
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: