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Module Title
Live Hospitality

Keywords
Event planning, event delivery, teamwork

ReferenceBS2318
SCQF LevelSCQF 8
SCQF Points15
ECTS Points7.5
CreatedMay 2015
ApprovedJuly 2015
Amended
Version No.1


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Prerequisites for Module

None in addition to course entry requirements or equivalent.

Corequisite Modules

None.

Precluded Modules

None.

Aims of Module

The aim of this module is to provide students with an opportunity to design, plan and deliver a live event within a hospitality context as part of a team.

Learning Outcomes for Module

On completion of this module, students are expected to be able to:

1. Demonstrate appropriate event management skills via the planning, development and delivery of a hospitality event.
2. Appraise team abilities, skills and strengths and allocate roles and duties accordingly to establish a cohesive team structure.
3. Demonstrate a capacity to review and reflect upon personal performance and service delivery.

Indicative Module Content

Creating successful teams: Analysing Abilities, Skills and Strengths, Role Allocation, Task Delegation and Communication; Event Planning; Project Management; Event Logistics; Event Marketing; Event Finance; Event Evaluation, Personal Reflection

Indicative Student Workload

Contact Hours

Full Time
Lectures
24

Directed Study

 
Workshops
24

Private Study

 
Assessment
24
Private Study
78

Mode of Delivery

The module will draw heavily upon supervised project planning workshops. students will be introduced to the key management areas via lectures which will then be followed by workshop sessions and team working meetings.

Assessment Plan

Learning Outcomes Assessed
Component 1 1,2,3

Coursework - Portfolio consisting of individual and group elements.

Indicative Bibliography

1.BOWDIN, G.A.J. et al., 2011. Events management. 3rd ed. Oxford: Elsevier Butterworth Heinemann. ebook


 

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