Event and Convention Planning-Advanced
Certificate of Achievement
Career/Technical (Major Code: 02967)
Prepares students to gain an entry-level position as an event, meeting, and convention planner. Provides an overview of the opportunities available in the field and prepares students with fundamental skills to gain employment.
Program Student Learning Outcome Statement
- Student will be able to identify and conduct comparative analyses of major historiographic and cultural perspectives, concepts, issues, historic relationships, contributions, and paradigms that are relevant to the female experience and feminist perspectives.
The U.S. Department of Education requires colleges to disclose a variety of information for any financial aid eligible program that “prepares students for gainful employment in a recognized occupation.”
Students who complete this program will have acquired the necessary analytical tools to successfully secure gainful employment in the field of study.
For more information regarding the data provided for this program and what it means to you as a student, please feel free to visit our SWC Gainful Employment website at: www.swccd.edu/gainfulemployment.
|ACCT 7||BASIC BUSINESS BOOKKEEPING||3-4|
|or ACCT 101||PRINCIPLES OF ACCOUNTING I|
|BUS 210||BUSINESS ENGLISH||3|
|BUS 240||MICROSOFT OUTLOOK||2.5|
|CIS 122B||SPREADSHEET: SOFTWARE||1|
|CIS/LIB 151||RESEARCH USING THE INTERNET||1|
|CL 120||COMPUTER LITERACY||1|
|EVNT 154||INTRODUCTION TO EVENT AND CONVENTION PLANNING||3|
|EVNT 155||EVENT MARKETING||3|
|EVNT 157||CORPORATE EVENT PROJECT MANAGEMENT||3|
|Select 2 units of the following:||2|
|WORK EXPERIENCE IN BUSINESS I|
|WORK EXPERIENCE IN BUSINESS II|
|WORK EXPERIENCE IN BUSINESS III|
|WORK EXPERIENCE IN BUSINESS IV|
NOTE: For other options in Event and Convention Planning, see Hospitality and Tourism Management.