The Course will be held online, the ZOOM link will be provided before the course starts.
Lectures will be held on:
WED 13:15 - 15.45
FRI 13:15 - 16:15
Online (ZOOM) lectures, reading materials and information search, discussions, assignments, group work, guest lectures, self reflection.
There will be 14 online lectures by the lecturer/guest lectures which of 2 are reserved to the presentations (please see the schedule and content below).
Lecutres will take 90 minutes and after that we will have discussions about the topic and the coursework.
Grading is based on the Group assignment (50 %) and individual assignment (50%)
No exam will be held.
Group assignment will be the Event production plan for RESTO-Knowhow Competition organized in Jyväskylä in March 2021.
The reading material will be provided by the lecturer in Optima.
Please check also the course ppt slides for additional links about the different topics.
Visiting lecturers, event planning for RESTO-Knowhow Competition held in Jyväskylä on March 2021.
There will be no exam. Please see the assignments from Optima > Event Management
28.09.2020 - 21.11.2020
Total 135 h
Lectures 30 h
Assignments 60 h
Individual working, reading materials 45 h
03.08.2020 - 30.08.2020
Schedule and Topics
Wed 30.9. Introduction to the course / Pre Assignment
Fri 2.10. Introduction to Events / Types of Events
Wed 7.10. Planning the Event (Content, Target Group, Venue)
Fri 9.10. Concept Design of the Event > Guest Julius Meriläinen
WEEK 42 Autumn Holiday no contact
Wed 21.10. Pre Event Management
Fri 23.10. Security and Safety of the Events Mr. Janne Mönkkönen
Wed 28.10. Event Production Ms. Linda Mankki
Fri 30.10. Contracts and Legal Aspects Ms. Jenni Roivas
Wed 4.11. Marketing the Events & Customer Journey
Fri 6.11. Virtual Events
Wed 11.11. Post Event Evaluation and Action
Fri 13.11. Presentations
Wed 18.11. Presentations
Fri 20.11. Outro
If student cannot participate to the lectures the course can be implemented individually.
The assignments will be the same as in the normal course.
Please check the instructions from Optima or contact to the lecturer.
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Exchange students and Study Abroad students 15
Bachelor's Degree Programme in Tourism Management