LOG803 - Event Planning and Logistics II

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Subject Title
Event Planning and Logistics II

Subject Description
Building on Event Planning and Logistics I, this subject provides students with the opportunity to apply their research and knowledge in the planning, development and execution of events or exhibits.  Students will work in teams to develop the production schedules, load-in schedules and communication plans for a large multifaceted event.  Students will plan and execute the event, then conduct a post-analysis with recommendations for improvement.

Credit Status
One credit

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

  1. Synthesize information from a variety of sources to develop productions schedules and critical paths for events and exhibits;
  2. Plan and execute the installation of events and exhibits to meet a client's objectives;
  3. Evaluate venue sites to determine installation plans and identify problems in the execution of events;
  4. Coordinate site and facility operations to execute events;
  5. Manage human resources in order to execute events and exhibits;
  6. Maintain budgets for the installation of events and/or exhibits;
  7. Apply business administration skills to the installation of events and exhibits;
  8. Exercise skills and employ learned skills to design, organize, produce and execute a fully detailed large scale, multi-faceted real world event.

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.

Execute mathematical operations accurately.

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.

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.

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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.