Course DescriptionThis course will acquaint students with aspects of event production from concept for the visual presentation of merchandise through to methods of coordinating the implementation of promotions and shows. Topics may include design of the event, theme, audience, floor plan, schedule, vendor relations, budget planning, talent and contract negotiation, models, fittings, choreography, technical services, advertising and promotion, press kits, program and poster production, and any related special services.
NotesThis course is fully online and asynchronous, meaning you typically will not have to be online at specific times. You will engage in course-related activities through online tools such as announcements, discussions, and email. Your course learning will be based on weekly module content and activities that you can go through independently. Note: there are still deadlines for assignment submissions, and you may be expected to participate in discussion board interactions with your peers on a regular basis.
Your instructor may also include occasional scheduled sessions for Q&As and other discussion activities, using web conferencing tools such as Zoom and Google Meet. More details will be included in your course outline available on the first day of class.