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Event Planning Essentials

A required course in the Meeting & Event Management Specialized Studies Program.

Course closed to new registrations: Call ( 949 ) 824-5414 for more information or sign up below to be notified when this course becomes available.×

Course Description

Cultivate a clear understanding of the event planning process and enhance management skills by examining best practices in the event industry. Explore tools for managing time, space, money, human resources, information, materials and challenges that arise during the production process. Review all aspects of event planning including scope, theme, and budget.

This online course may include live webinars using an online meeting software called WebEx Training Center. The dates of these webinars would be determined during the first week of class. All webinars will be recorded and posted on the course website for those who cannot participate in the live sessions.

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  • Details
  • $395
  • March 29, 2021 to May 09, 2021
  • Delivery Mode: Online
  • Reg#: 00173
  • ID/Units: MGMT X464.31  (2.00)
    ( Section 1 )
  • Quarter: SPRING 2021


Susan T. Lee, M.A., M.B.A., has been a creative producer, writer and director of special events, entertainment and meetings for over 15 years working with such clients as Hollywood Bowl, Walt Disney Company, Hard Rock, Animal Planet, Queen Mary, Wounded Warrior Project, Life Changing Lives, Children’s Miracle Network, The United States Government, Mitsubishi, Ernst & Young, Isuzu, U.S. Senior Golf Championship, Citrus Bowl and many others. Susan is highly acclaimed in diverse industries supporting arts & entertainment, corporate, sporting, government and philanthropic endeavors and has won six national awards.

Textbook Information

Textbooks for your course may be purchased from any vendor or bookseller of your choice.

No textbook information is available for this course.

Meeting Schedule

EventDateDayStart TimeEnd TimeLocationRoom
START03/29/2021Monday------Online (Access Begins)---
END05/09/2021Sunday------Online (Access Ends)---