Course Details

HOSP 186 The Business of Social Events & Wedding Consulting

2 hours lecture, 2 units
Grade Only

Description: The course provides students with the knowledge and skills needed to operate a business related to social events and wedding consulting. Emphasis is placed on setting up and running an event consulting business, financial management for the business and the client, guidelines for working with clients, selecting vendors and venues, developing professional relationships, timelines and planning schedules. Events covered include: birthdays, anniversaries, bar and bat mitzvahs, quinceaneras, family reunions, showers, sweet sixteen, bachelor(ette) parties and custom designed celebrations. This course is designed for students specializing in the social events or weddings segment of the events industry management.