EMP161 - Live Event Production I

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Subject Title
Live Event Production I

Subject Description
This subject is the first in a series of four live event production courses designed for students in the Event and Media Production program. This subject concentrates on the basics of Corporate Live Event Production. Students will discuss and examine the concepts of how an event is conceived, conceptualized, organized and realized, and how different types of media are incorporated into these events . The focus of CMP 161 will be on organizing and realizing an event, from idea to execution. 

Credit Status
Event and Media Production Diploma Program   

Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this subject the student will be able to:

Upon successful completion of this subject, the student will be able to:
 

  1. correctly categorize by type, events from event descriptions and describe the major purpose to the event type
  2. create professional event descriptions from instructor supplied materials or online resources
  3. analyze instructor supplied audience demographics and describe how this analysis affects event planning
  4. produce a basic project plan outlining the major steps in planning and executing an event
  5. produce basic organizational charts for different event types researched online
  6. complete an entry level site survey and produce basic floor plans from the survey
  7. describe the major technical requirements for a given event by analyzing the event description
  8. read and write industry acceptable RFP’s and RFQ’s from supplied resources

Essential Employability Skills
Communicate clearly, concisely and correctly in the written, spoken and visual form that fulfils the purpose and meets the needs of the audience.

Respond to written, spoken, or visual messages in a manner that ensures effective communication.

Apply a systematic approach to solve problems.

Use a variety of thinking skills to anticipate and solve problems.

Locate, select, organize, and document information using appropriate technology and information systems.

Analyze, evaluate, and apply relevant information from a variety of sources.

Show respect for diverse opinions, values, belief systems, and contributions of others.

Interact with others in groups or teams in ways that contribute to effective working relationships and the achievement of goals.

Manage the use of time and other resources to complete projects.

Take responsibility for one's own actions, decisions, and consequences.

Academic Integrity
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Please visit the Academic Integrity website http://open2.senecac.on.ca/sites/academic-integrity/for-students to understand and learn more about how to prepare and submit work so that it supports academic integrity, and to avoid academic misconduct.

Discrimination/Harassment
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Accommodation for Students with Disabilities
The College will provide reasonable accommodation to students with disabilities in order to promote academic success. If you require accommodation, contact the Counselling and Accessibility Services Office at ext. 22900 to initiate the process for documenting, assessing and implementing your individual accommodation needs.