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Area/Catalogue
BUSS 5356

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Course Level
Postgraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

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Course ID
101645

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
Yes

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Timetable/s

This class has not been
timetabled for year 2020.

Course owner

Course owner
School of Management

Course aim

The aim of this course is to examine how the physical environment can be designed and managed to achieve desired event outcomes for businesses and consumers.

Course content

The course adopts a multidisciplinary approach to examine issues related to venue and facility management. Through the lens of environmental management, it recognises that event experiences are shaped by physical settings on a range of spatial scales.

The course covers ten topics: The cultural landscape; creative places; eventful cities; destination art; venues and services management; servicescapes; service quality; facilities management; selling space; connecting with place; eventscapes.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Nil

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Preparatory 1 x 1 week
Seminar 3 hours x 10 weeks
INTERNAL, CITY WEST (INTENSIVE)
Seminar 30 hours equivalent x NA
EXTERNAL, CITY WEST, ONLINE
External 30 hours equivalent x NA

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Project 3500 words 50% N/A
Module Questions 5 x 500 words 50% N/A
INTERNAL, CITY WEST (INTENSIVE)
Project 3500 words 50% N/A
Module Questions 5 x 500 words 50% N/A
EXTERNAL, CITY WEST, ONLINE
Project 3500 words 50% N/A
Module Questions 5 x 500 words 50% N/A

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 3)
To determine the fee for this course as part of a Commonwealth Supported program, go to:
How to determine your Commonwealth Supported course fee. (Opens new window)

Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
International students and students undertaking this course as part of a postgraduate fee paying program must refer to the relevant program home page to determine the cost for undertaking this course.

Non-award enrolment
Non-award tuition fees are set by the Division offering the course. To determine the cost of this course, go to:
How to determine the relevant non award tuition fee. (Opens new window)

Not all courses are available on all of the above bases, and students must check to ensure that they are permitted to enrol in a particular course.

* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation

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