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As a student in this major, you'll learn about the place of events in society, and develop skills in all aspects of this exciting field.

You'll study operations for business, artistic, cultural and sporting events, and develop the managerial and entrepreneurial skills for marketing, sponsorship and fundraising.

Graduates typically work as event and festival managers, consultants, conference and convention centre managers, and in various roles in public and private tourism organisations.

Highlights

1 in Queensland for business and management studies

QS World University Rankings 2020

Career possibilities

Our programs prepare you for your first job and beyond. Here are some of the careers you could be on your way to:

  • Marketing coordinator
  • Events manager
  • Conference specialist
  • Festival manager
  • Site logistics coordinator
  • Sponsorship manager
  • Fundraising specialist
  • Wedding planner
  • Private event enterprises manager

Graduate salary

Humanities, culture and social sciences (undergraduate)

$56K–$60K

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How you'll learn

Your learning experiences are designed to best suit the learning outcomes of the courses you choose.

  • Lectures
  • Tutorials
  • Work placements
  • Overseas study
  • Research experience
  • Fieldwork
  • Seminars
  • Workshops

What you'll study

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