UNIVERSITY OF CAPE TOWN

EVENTS MANAGEMENT

In collaboration with SA’s leader in online education, GetSmarter

Duration

10 weeks, excluding
orientation

Effort

7-10 hours per week,
entirely online

Learning Format

Weekly modules,
flexible learning

ON COMPLETION OF THIS COURSE, YOU’LL WALK AWAY WITH:

1

A diverse skill set that will equip you with the ability to confidently run a successful event or start and grow your own events management business.

2

Knowledge of the latest techniques and best practices to apply to your current role and gain a competitive edge in the industry.

3

Recognition for your new skills from Africa’s number one University,1 and a powerful proof of competence in events management on your CV.


1 QS Top Universities (2019)

COURSE CURRICULUM

Module 1:
Introduction to Events Management
Module 2:
Event Role Players
Module 3:
Bidding and Securing an Event
Module 4:
Event Organisation and Project Management
Module 5:
Event Operations and Logistics
Module 6:
Event Design and Decor
Module 7:
Financial Management
Module 8:
Event Marketing and Sponsorship
Module 9:
Risk Management
Module 10:
Sustainable Events and Event Greening
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"Being taught by people in the industry made a huge difference, and if you have any sort of interest in events, this is the course for you!"

CHERIECE LAKAY - PAST STUDENT

AN ONLINE EDUCATION THAT SETS YOU APART

This UCT online short course is delivered in collaboration with online education provider GetSmarter. Join a growing community of global professionals, and benefit from the opportunity to:

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Gain verifiable and relevant competencies and earn invaluable recognition from an international selection of universities, entirely online and in your own time

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Enjoy a personalised, people-mediated online learning experience created to make you feel supported at every step

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Experience a flexible but structured approach to online education as you plan your learning around your life to meet weekly milestones

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