Event Management

Unit set code: BMAEVT | Study level: Undergraduate | Unit set type: Major
City Campus
Footscray Park


Launch your career on the local or international business stage by choosing an Event Management business major.

Using case studies, practical applications of theory and event management and simulation software, you will gain the skills to curate experiences for a range of audiences. 

Throughout your learning, you will gain valuable contacts through volunteer placements and networking opportunities. 
By the end of this course, you will have the skills and confidence to design, plan and stage special events, such as:



festivals and concerts

brand launches, sponsorship or activations.

Industry focused, this event management major is supported by an industry business project and a chance to work with industry professionals. This is a unique opportunity to hone your professional development skills and gain valuable contacts and experience.

Unit set structure

For a major study students must complete 96 credit points consisting of:

96 credit points Major Studies

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Most units at VU are worth 12 credit points. You will need to complete the required course credit points to graduate.

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