Diploma in Tourism (Event Management and Operations)
Perhaps you have aspirations of day-to-day operations of a five-star hotel or to organise and deliver events that make a lasting difference. Our Diploma in Event Management at Golden Compass School aims to introduce students to the concepts of event planning and management, factors involved in effective event operations in Singapore, as well as how to capture and utilise benchmark data to determine areas for improvement.
As a student of this course, you will have access to our world-class training and development programmes, which will help you set the pace as you hone your event planning and management skills and learn how to facilitate and operate even the most complex hospitality establishments. In addition, you will be studying under highly qualified lecturers with extensive experience in their respective fields. We aim to help all students build successful careers as MICE professionals and gain the confidence, skills, and competencies to make their mark in the tourism and hospitality sector.
Golden Compass School is an established learning institute in tourism and hospitality management education, providing high-level, objective, and relevant industry knowledge that is invaluable to anyone seeking a career in the field. Enquire with us to find out how our diploma courses in Singapore can help you grow your potential and work towards building an exciting career while serving as an excellent foundation for pursuing a fast track 1 year degree in Singapore.
The Diploma in Event Management and Operations is an in-depth and comprehensive programme designed to equip you with the necessary skills and knowledge to pursue a successful career in event planning and execution. With outstanding instruction, this programme provides you with the ability to organise and plan successful events, from initial conceptualisation to final execution.
The course covers various modules that aim to establish a strong foundation in event planning and management. These modules encompass crucial aspects of event marketing and promotion, budgeting, logistics, risk management, and customer service. Highly experienced professionals deliver these modules, providing comprehensive insights into the industry.
Upon completing this programme, you will have a solid foundation to enter the exciting and dynamic field of event management and operations. With a comprehensive understanding of event planning and execution, you will be able to oversee all aspects of event operations, including budgeting, staffing, marketing, and logistics. With this foundation, you will be well-equipped to plan and organise successful events that meet the needs and expectations of your clients or organisation.
Furthermore, as a graduate of the Diploma in Event Management and Operations, you may choose to pursue further studies in hospitality and tourism management. You may consider enrolling in the Advanced Diploma in Hospitality and Tourism Management or Advanced Diploma in Hotel Management programme, which can equip you with the skills and knowledge needed to manage and operate various hospitality and tourism businesses.
Alternatively, you may choose to pursue advanced qualifications through the Workforce Skills Qualifications (WSQ) Diploma to Degree pathway. This pathway provides you with a direct route to higher education by allowing you to progress from a WSQ diploma to a degree programme.
This advancement presents an opportunity for you to augment your competencies and expand your understanding, thereby unlocking a realm of fresh career prospects. The attainment of a fast track degree credential will equip you with the necessary proficiencies and knowledge to flourish in the field of event management and other related fields.
Our diploma in tourism event management and operations provides students with a comprehensive understanding of the tourism industry and its related fields, covering modules such as:
By completing these modules, students will gain a strong foundation in the key areas of the tourism and event industries, which will prepare them for a fast track degree program.
|2||Tourism and Economic Development|
|5||MICE Content and Experience Development and Delivery|
|6||MICE Equipment and Venue Management|
This program requires successful completion of the course “Strategic Employee Communication” as a prerequisite.
Teacher-Student Ratio: Small class sizes with a minimum ratio of 1 teacher to 15 students and a maximum of 1 teacher to 30 students.
Course Duration: Flexible options with part-time courses available for a total duration of three months, and full-time courses are available for a total duration of one month.
Assessment Method: Assignments, written assessments, individual presentations, oral questioning, and case studies, with a focus on a thorough evaluation.
Delivery method: A blended learning approach combining classroom and online learning for optimal engagement and convenience.
Graduation criteria: Completion of all assessments with a minimum attendance of 75%.
Period of Validation: 2nd July 2020 to 4th August 2024
Tel: (65) 6220 6228
Fax: 6323 2900
Minimum Age： 16 years old
Local students may meet the admission criteria through any of the following:
International students must meet one of the following requirements
In terms of English language proficiency, applicants must:
Course Fees: S$5148
Award of Certificate:
Upon fulfilling the requirements of attending at least 75% of classes and achieving satisfactory grades in both coursework and examination, students will receive a Diploma in Tourism (Event Management and Operations) from Golden Compass School. This diploma will equip students with the necessary skills and knowledge to pursue a fast track degree program in a relevant field.
Tel: (65) 6220 6228
Fax: 6323 2900