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International Event Management Degree

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  • Course duration 2.5 years
  • Industry placements 2
  • Campuses Leura and Sydney (students must study at both)
  • Jan, April, July, Oct

Study Events Management at Blue Mountains

Course Outline for Bachelor of Business in International Event Management

Course Entry Requirements

Degree Age English Language Proficiency Qualification
International Event Management 17yrs & 9 months+ 6.0 IELTS (or equivalent) Australian Year 12 certificate, or international equivalent

During the first 2 years of the Events Management degree, students live on-site at our Practical Learning Centre, Leura campus. As part of the event management program they undertake 2 industry placements that provide hands-on, practical experience of events management. Students’ final 6-months focus on business management. Classes are held at our non-residential, Executive Business Centre, Sydney campus.

The Events Management degree program from Blue Mountains International Hotel Management School is a Bachelor of Business qualification that is the ideal choice for organised, creative, positive individuals that enjoy working with people.  If rising to a challenge is your style an event management degree is for you.

This degree enables each student to run, budget and operate real life events. Students study the realities of what it takes to be an event manager, learning everything from meeting deadlines to focusing on the finer details.

Events management is a competitive industry. Students will enter into a wide variety of fields, with the largest employers being, event management companies, hotels and resorts. Employment can also be found in the not-for-profit, financial and management sector, as well as with government agencies. Whether you start as an events assistant or events coordinator you will have the skills, practical experience and knowledge to support your career growth to secure roles as an events manager.

Graduates with an International Events Management degree combine an understanding of business management with specialist knowledge of corporate hospitality, sponsorships and marketing.

Find out more about the benefits of industry placement using our fee calculator to see how it can potentially reduce the cost of study through earning extra money as part of your degree.

International Events Management Course Units and Outlines

You can find our more about the contents of our undergraduate course by downloading the course unit list and International Event Management degree subject descriptions.

Course Units Summary

The list below details each of the units within the International Events Management degree throughout the 2.5 years of study. Every effort is taken to ensure accuracy of information units and lecturers do sometimes change. Current Students should always refer to the “Student and Staff Information System” (SSIS) for up to date information on lecturers, learning outcomes and assessment items.

Year 1 Year 2 Year 3
Play VideoBUS101 Accounting Fundamentals BUS201 Management Accounting BUS301 Services Marketing
Play VideoBUS102 Management and Leadership Play VideoBUS202 Economics Play VideoBUS302 Business Management and Entrepreneurship
Play VideoBUS103 Communication in a Digital Age Play VideoBUS203 Business Law BUS303 Organisational Development and Change
Play VideoBUS104 Sales and Marketing BUS204 Human Resource Management Play VideoBUS304 Strategic Planning & Management
BUS105 Cross Cultural Studies Play VideoBUS205 Research Skills and Practices Play VideoBUS305 Ethical Business Management
Play VideoHOS101 Food and Beverage Operations Management HOS201 Operations and Environment Management EVE301 Managing Event Facilities
Play VideoEVE101 Events Banqueting and Conferences EVE201 Event Planning and Implementation Play VideoEVE302 Event Revenue and Yield
EVE102 International Events Industry EVE202 The Professional Event Organiser EVE303 Event Evaluation
IPH101 Industry Placement IPH201 Industry Placement

Double Degree at Blue Mountains

Once a student has completed a Bachelor of Business degree they can also attain a second Undergraduate degree in either International Hotel and Resort or International Restaurant and Catering with just an additional 5 units of study (12 to 24 weeks).

Course Cricos Codes

Diploma of Business 089924J
Associate Degree of Business 089923K
Bachelor of Business 089922M