TAFE Queensland

Diploma of Event Management

TAFE Queensland

Course details

CRICOS course code: 092400M

Level of study: Career Based/Vocational

Summary

Upgrade your career in events with this advanced-level qualification. According to the Australian Government's Job Outlook service, the number of people working as conference and event organisers is growing strongly. This large occupation is expected to create around 29,000 job openings over the next five years.

This course will give you the specialised skills and knowledge to lead and manage people, coordinate marketing activities, manage budgets, prepare quotes, and select venues and sites. Our highly-experienced team of industry professionals are the best in the business and will give you the one-on-one guidance you need to succeed in your studies.

Successful completion of this course will give you the expertise required to work as a conference or venue coordinator, or an event or exhibition planner. It will also give you the foundation knowledge to pursue further studies in your field.

Unit Introduction

The successful achievement of this qualification requires you to complete all core and 9 elective units.

Outcome

SIT50316 Diploma of Event Management

JOB PROSPECTS

  • Conference Coordinator
  • Event or Exhibition Planner
  • Function Coordinator
  • Venue Coordinator
  • Staging Coordinator

University Pathways

If you complete a TAFE Queensland diploma you can take advantage of our diploma-to-degree pathway options. Get in the fast lane and jump straight into the second year of a related bachelor’s degree at some of Australia’s top universities. You’ll graduate with two qualifications in the same time it would normally take to complete one, giving you a competitive edge in the job market.

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Course opportunities

Tuition Fees (AUD $): 15,400 Per Year
Start date: Expected January 2022
Duration: 1 year
Study mode: Full time
Address

Southport Campus

91 - 99 Scarborough Street
Gold Coast Queensland 4215
Australia
Tuition Fees (AUD $): 15,400 Per Year
Start date: 12 July 2021
Duration: 1 year
Study mode: Full time
Address

TAFE Queensland

South Bank Campus
66 Ernest Street Brisbane Queensland 4101
Australia

Entry criteria

Academic Requirements: Completion of Year 12 (or equivalent). Non school-leavers must have relevant work experience or qualification that indicates likely success of course completion.

Students should be a minimum of 18 years of age. Student visa applicants under the age of 18 will be accepted where they demonstrate that they will be accompanied by a parent, legal custodian or a suitable relative who is aged 21 or over. This arrangement requires the approval of the Department of Home Affairs.

Academic IELTS 5.5 (no individual band less than 5.0) or ISLPR 2+ on all skills or other; TOEFL: PBT score of 506; iBT score of 46 with 4 in Reading /Learning and 14 in writing /speaking; PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English) overall score of 42 with Reading /Learning /writing /speaking score of 42; Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE) score of 162.

Address

TAFE Queensland
South Bank Campus
66 Ernest Street Brisbane Queensland 4101
Australia