Bachelor of Business (Event Management)

Qualification: Bachelor's Degree
Study mode: Online
On Campus
Payment options: FEE-HELP may be available
Payment plan
Upfront payment
Duration: 2 years: 12 units per year
OR 3 years: 8 units per year
Start date: Monthly start dates – enquire now!
Awarded by: Martin (RTO 5806)

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About this course

The online Bachelor of Business (Events Management) from Martin will provide you with the practical and theoretical knowledgebase you'll require to excel within the competitive events management industry.

Learn how to effectively coordinate an event from conception right through to clean-up, no matter the scope or size. The comprehensive program covers key learning areas including strategic venue and facility management, risk assessment, event sponsorship and promotion, and logistical considerations.

You'll also gain a more general understanding of the core pillars of business, marketing and accounting required to plan any kind of event.

Eligibility

To be eligible to enrol in this course, you must meet the following entry requirements:

  • Have completed Year 12 in Australia or equivalent; OR
  • Be at least 21 years of age, and have relevant work experience; AND
  • Achieve at least an IELTS 6.0 or equivalent score within the Australian Core Skills Framework assessments in speaking and writing in English; AND
  • Attend an admissions interview and demonstrate that you have the skills and capacity to succeed in this course

Areas of study

In this business course, the subjects you will study include:

  • Introduction to management
  • Introduction to marketing
  • Information management systems
  • Introduction to business law
  • Introduction to accounting
  • Effective business communication
  • Introduction to HRM
  • Economics for business
  • Event industry fundamentals
  • Ethics and corporate social responsibility
  • Event and leisure management
  • Project management
  • Event development
  • Understanding and using research
  • Strategic management
  • Environmental/sustainable practice
  • Event sponsorship and promotion
  • Event logistics and risk
  • Venue and facility management
  • Professional industry engagement

Plus four elective units.

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Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a nationally recognised, accredited Bachelor of Business (Event Management) from Martin.

You'll graduate with all of the skills necessary to pursue a diverse and rewarding career within the events industry. You'll be qualified to pursue work as an:

  • Events manager
  • Account manager
  • Conference manager
  • Small event business owner
  • Fundraising manager
  • Exhibitions manager

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Finance options

You may be eligible to receive a FEE-HELP loan for this degree, meaning you can defer payment of your course fees. Enquire now for more information and to see if you meet eligibility criteria.

Martin also offers flexible payment plans to help make studying more affordable.

View the tuition fees for 2016 here.

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You may be eligible to receive FEE-HELP for this course!

This course can be paid for through the FEE-HELP government loan scheme. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, this means you don’t need to pay upfront.

Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees on your behalf. You’ll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $54,869 (2016-17 income year).

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RTO 5806
Martin is a leading tertiary education institution offering a range of courses in events, business and management at certificate and diploma level. With over 35 years experience in the education sector, the college is focused on equipping students with the practical skills needed to enter the professional workforce. All Martin courses are accredited by the Australian Skills Quality Authority and meet the requirements of the VET Quality Framework.

Campus locations
Sydney – Level 1, 63 Oxford Street, Darlinghurst NSW 2010
Melbourne – Level 3, 30 Church Lane, Melbourne VIC 3000
Gold Coast – Level 5, 38 Cavill Avenue, Surfers Paradise, QLD 4217
Brisbane – Level 4, 119 Charlotte Street, Brisbane, Queensland 4000
Martin offers a range of student support services, and is dedicated to helping its students excel in their chosen field of speciality. As a Martin student you will be supported at every stage of your training; from talented mentors and one-on-one feedback sessions, through to academic skills workshops, and learning support services.

You will also be given access to the Basic Skill Key Builder, an online learning platform that creates individualised learning plans, houses interactive learning resources, and features support tutorials that are tailored to your needs.

Martin is dedicated to building inclusive learning environments, and provides disability services and free counselling sessions to promote wellbeing for all students.

Career Starter Program


Ensure you graduate job-ready with the help of Martin’s Career Starter Program. The program includes:

  • Careers counsellors: Available for personal guidance sessions, workshops, seminars, and mentoring.

  • Job placements: Short-term or part-time placements across a range of industries.

  • Internships: Gain valuable experience and start building your professional network.

  • Volunteer opportunities: Get a foot in the door and build valuable industry contacts.

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