DIPLOMA IN EVENT MANAGEMENT (MQA/PA8624)
Diploma in Event Management is a course specially designed to provide the aspiring event managers with the knowledge and skills on behind-the-scene activities and event organization covering designing, planning, implementing and evaluating different type of events for corporates, government or personal. Students will be trained from obtaining permits to pyrotechnics preparation.
WHY STUDY WITH US?
- Integration of knowledge and skills into real-world practice through hands-on projects.
- Opportunity to build networks with venue providers and event companies through projects and field trips.
- A period of industrial internship towards the end of your studies will place you right in the heart of the job market.
WHAT WILL YOU LEARN?
This programme will instil the students with comprehensive knowledge of events operations, effective interpersonal and communication skills, and basic knowledge in business administration, problem-solving skills as well as maintaining the professionalism and ethics of the events industry.
You would be well-equipped for entry-level managerial or supervisory positions, also an effective team member in discussing the client’s needs, contributing to original ideas, keeping to budgets and time-scales, checking out venues and equipment, sourcing entertainers, caterers, suppliers, and contractors and making enquiries, participating in marketing activities, keeping to safety rules and regulations, and ensuring smooth running on event day.
Our lecturers have a wide scope of experiences in the field of hospitality, tourism and event organization. Students will be taught through a variety of methods, including lecturers, tutorials, teamwork, collective research and presentations. Students are assessed by a combination of written examinations and coursework.
The course is 100% face-to-face lecture-based learning. Coursework includes lectures, tutorials, discussions of case studies, tests, role play, projects, presentations, and completion of group and individually-written assignments.
Classes and workshops are available on study skills, academic writing and presentation. Students are also provided with state of the art library and good internet connection to ensure flawless learning and studying at MIB.
- Pass SPM with 3 credits
- 3 credits in UEC SM3
- Other qualifications will be assessed based on the equivalence to IGCSE ‘O’ level examinations OR
- Completed entry requirement test via APEL – MQA
For international applicants
- International applicants will be assessed on the qualification’s equivalent to the IGCSE/GCE ‘O’ level examinations.
Refer to the details on qualifications listed in the Malaysian Qualification Register.
ASSESSMENT & EXAMS
Continuous assessment and final examination.
Continuous assessments include case studies, class tests, discussions, presentations, group and individual assignments.
To attain a pass for each module, students must achieve overall minimum GPA of 2.0 (grade C)
Minimum 80% of attendance rate for all subjects throughout the course.
Graduating students who passed all the modules will be issued a transcript and awarded with a Diploma certificate from MIB upon graduation.
VALUE ADDED QUALIFICATIONS
Students may choose to earn an extra Australian diploma in related field of study upon course completion. Please contact the administration office for further information regarding this.