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HOSP630 - Event Risk Management and Safety

Course Details

Course Code: HOSP630 Course ID: 5288 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Graduate

This course provides an overview of the risk management and safety procedures required in event planning and execution. Emphasis is placed on exploring safety regulations and health security, crisis management, and the liability issues and duty of care to event management. You will examine various methods to identify and mitigate risks in event execution. You will assess ways to implement practices that abide by the American with Disabilities (ADA) Act during site selection, event registration, and admission. Finally, you will evaluate the challenges event managers face with overcrowding and when switching from face-to-face to virtual events during an emergency.





Course Schedule

Registration Dates Course Dates Session Weeks
05/21/21 - 10/29/21 11/01/21 - 12/26/21 Fall 2021 Session I 8 Week session
08/31/21 - 02/04/22 02/07/22 - 04/03/22 Winter 2022 Session I 8 Week session

Current Syllabi

After successfully completing this course, you will be able to:

CO1 - Examine various methods to identify and mitigate risks in event execution

CO2 - Explain the safety regulations, health security, and crisis management that must be implemented in event management

CO3 - Discuss the liability issues and duty of care that event organizations face for not taking reasonable care

CO4 - Analyze the practices used to abide with the American with Disabilities Act during site selection, event registration, and admission

CO5 - Critique the challenges event managers face when switching to virtual events during an emergency

CO6 - Assess the impact crowd management has on an event site location

There is no textbook assigned for this course. All required readings and resources are accessed through the weekly lessons.

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Book Title:Various resources from the APUS Library & the Open Web are used. Please visit http://apus.libguides.com/er.php to locate the course eReserve.
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Previous Syllabi

Not current for future courses.