A special package of courses for those who wish to fast-track a career in the area of event marketing or for those who have academic credentials such as degrees or diplomas in non-marketing areas and wish to gain additional certification as well as job related skills in this field.
Event planning & marketing is becoming a much more sophisticated discipline as corporations recognize the need to integrate events into the traditional marketing mix. It is currently a multi-billion dollar industry in North America.
This program will be of interest to individuals seeking enhanced knowledge and training in this specialized new and growing field. In addition, anyone seeking employment in the many facets of the industry; corporate and shopping centre marketing departments, advertising agencies, charitable organizations, community relations departments, sport, community events, entertainment, attractions, and the arts, will also be attracted to the program. Furthermore, the program will appeal to individuals responsible for event marketing activities within their job and looking to expand their knowledge in the field.
Take a single course, or work towards a credential — all at a pace that's right for you.
Part-time courses are offered in a variety of scheduling formats, including at night or on weekends, flexible day time delivery, or you can opt for distance or online learning. If you meet the prerequisites and there's space available, you can register for a course immediately. Courses are offered in each of three terms: Fall (September), Winter (January) and Spring/Summer (April).
To apply to a Part-time Studies program and earn your credential, you simply need to complete a Part-time Program Declaration Request. Applications are processed throughout the year.To be successful in BCIT's fast paced applied learning environment, it is strongly recommended that students have English proficiency in all four language skills: reading, writing, speaking, and listening. Two years of education in English in an English-speaking country and English 12 are strongly recommended for success. For information on English equivalencies, testing and upgrading options, visit:
Do you have credits from another BC/Yukon post-secondary school? Do you want to know if they transfer to courses here at BCIT? Check out BCIT's Transfer Equivalency Database to find out.
|EVENT MARKETING - CONDENSED SCHEDULE|
CRN 32969 or
MKTG 1352 - Oct 31-Dec 5
|Fri, Sat, Sun||MKTG 1123 CRN 38341 - Sep 18-Oct 4
MKTG 1126 CRN 39543 - Oct 16-25
MKTG 1352 CRN 40061 - Nov 20-29
|Online||FUND 1215 CRN 32810|
Part-time Studies Program Assistant - Marketing Management
604-412-7675 | Christina_Hagberg@bcit.ca
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