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TOUR 1016 - Event Marketing

Tourism Part-time Studies Course

School of Business + Media

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Course Details

For any event – regardless of purpose - creating “buzz” or generating attendance is absolutely vital! You will be introduced to marketing fundamentals such as the 4 P’s of marketing, SWOT analysis, event branding, and advertising in order to develop a marketing plan for a simulated event that will positively impact event attendance and / or growth. You will be required to develop a comprehensive event or festival marketing plan.

Credits

3.0

Cost

$638.69

Fall 2020

Below is one offering of this course for the Fall 2020 term.

CRN 46095

Mon Sep 14 - Mon Dec 07 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 14 - Dec 07 Mon 17:30 - 20:30 BBY

Instructor

David Tikkanen

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$638.69

Notes

  1. No class held on October 12th - Thanksgiving Day

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the stdudent will be able to:

  • Conduct basic market research, including a situational analysis, to define target market segments.
  • Write compelling positioning statements and unique value propositions reflective of the target audiences’ needs and stakeholder expectations.
  • Determine strategic event pricing based on market research and ensure alignment with event budget, forecast and goals.
  • Develop an event marketing plan that meets the goals and objectives of the event stakeholders.
  • Distinguish between the relative strengths of print, electronic, and other advertising mediums to enable the development of effective marketing communications.

Effective as of Fall 2014

Related Programs

TOUR 1016 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business + Media

  1. Sustainable Event Management
    Part-time   Certificate
  2. Tourism and Hospitality
    Part-time   Associate Certificate

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