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Graduate Diploma in Practical Event Management (Level 7) CODE: FA0801

Whether you want to run a conference for a corporate organisation, a charity event for your local community, a multi-sports activity or a promotional tour, this programme will provide you with the skills to manage events successfully.

Duration One year full-time or part-time equivalent Where Hamilton City Campus Applications Close When classes commence Starts March Fee Guideline $4950 Course related costs To be confirmed

Festivals, celebrations and events shouldn’t be reserved for once a year. Get involved with these everyday with Wintec’s Graduate Diploma in Practical Event Management (Level 7)! This programme is designed to provide you with the theoretical and practical knowledge and skills required for planning, organising, implementing and evaluating events. You can take this graduate diploma with you all over the world as you will learn skills applicable to both the domestic and international market. proGRAMME Content This programme incorporates event planning, operations and logistics, marketing, sponsorship, protocol, finance, teamwork and people management. You will also complete an event workshop and practicum. You are able to exit with the Graduate Certificate in Event Management on completion of the first four compulsory modules. entry criteria

an interview, that they have substantial professional experience related to event management or similar activities. Additional Information You will study at Wintec’s City Campus. Study may also occur at Wintec’s Avalon Campus at the Centre for Hospitality. The state-of-theart facilities includes two large commercial kitchens, a production kitchen, a restaurant with a seating capacity for 80, featuring indoor and outdoor dining, and a licensed bar. Small class sizes, a tutorial team with varied national and international industry experience, and close association with local industry and professional industry bodies, allow you to get the most out of your studies. Work based learning opportunities will be provided for internal and external events providing learners with opportunities to apply their learning and working with events professionals. Waikato Events such as the Hamilton 400 (the V8 supercar series), Balloons Over Waikato and the National Fieldays at Mystery Creek are amongst some of the key events that you may have an opportunity to be involved in. Work based learning opportunities will also no doubt arise with the hosting of the 2011 Rugby World Cup. ENQUIRIES To enrol contact our Student Enrolment and Information Centre on 0800 2 wintec (0800 2 946832) or online at

Candidates are required to have gained the award of a degree conferred by a New Zealand tertiary education institution, or an equivalent qualification and/or industry experience approved by the Head of School or delegated nominee. Candidates seeking entry solely on the basis of industry experience will be required to demonstrate, through submission of a written application, curriculum vitae, and

Disclaimer: Every effort has been made to ensure the content of this flyer is correct at the time of printing. The fee guideline is applicable to NZ citizens and permanent residents. Reorder WT0199/1010