: Event planners need professional caliber information that explains everything from how to decorate, to the use of technology, and everything in between. In this course you will learn that information and much more. It is through planned events that we remember our shared history, our friends, family, and community.
We include information on greener events, corporate social responsibility, international best practices, and the expanding event field. You will also learn how technology, including the use of social media, may be harnessed to improve the financial, environmental, and other strategic outcomes of a special event.
After completing this course, you should be able to:
Define the principles of event leadership
Recognize the steps for planning an event budget, working with vendors and necessary time management skills
Differentiate between types of virtual and live events, venues, seating arrangements and audio and visual effects
Identify various design approaches and how to implement them
Recall types of design elements, materials and models of presentationInstructor Description
: This class supported by an Educational Mentor. Our educational mentors have worked or are working in the subject they mentor. Educational Mentors reviews student work, student progress, and interacts with students as needed. They respond to any questions or concerns you might have, as well as encouraging and motivating you to succeed.
Students need to have access to the internet and a PC. All required materials are available online with electronic textbooks.