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Course Code: HOSP413 Course ID: 4368 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Undergraduate
This course introduces procedures to manage facilities and risks specific to the events industry. Current knowledge in risk management is needed to protect guests from safety hazards and firms from loss of profits specific to this unique sector of hospitality. Topics covered include: health and safety, loss prevention and security, emergency preparedness and safeguards, program design and site management. (Prerequisite: HOSP 100)
|Registration Dates||Course Dates||Session||Weeks|
|04/27/20 - 10/02/20||10/05/20 - 11/29/20||Fall 2020 Session B||8 Week session|
|07/27/20 - 01/01/21||01/04/21 - 02/28/21||Winter 2021 Session B||8 Week session|
After successfully completing this course, you will be able to:
1. Summarize ways in which pre-event risk assessments can be illustrated.
2. Compare types of assessment and risk evaluation forms appropriate for various events
3. Analyze event risks and prepare a risk management plan.
4. Demonstrate the role of risk management services personnel in event planning and implementation.
5. Appraise the importance of contracts in event risk management.
6. Implement a risk reduction plan for a hospitality event.
|Week 2 Forum||5.00 %|
|Week 3 Forum||5.00 %|
|Week 4 Forum||5.00 %|
|Week 5 Forum||5.00 %|
|Week 6 Forum||5.00 %|
|Week 7 Forum||5.00 %|
|Week 8 Forum||5.00 %|
|Case Study 3: Week 5-Rock & Roll Political Wedding||10.00 %|
|Case Study 2: Week 3-Alien Attraction||10.00 %|
|Case Study 1: Week 2-WEOC's Alcohol Policy||10.00 %|
|Final Project||10.00 %|
|Final Project: Week 7-Risk Management Plan/Manual||10.00 %|
|Tests & Quizzes||20.00 %|
|Quiz Week 2||5.00 %|
|Quiz Week 4||5.00 %|
|Quiz Week 6||5.00 %|
|Quiz Week 8||5.00 %|
This course uses an electronic textbook, access information is in the classroom
Please visit http://apus.libguides.com/er.php and search by the course number (HOSP413) to access your required resources.
Required Readings – As assigned, see Weekly Lessons and Forum Postings
Additional Resources and Websites – See Weekly Lessons
|Book Title:||Risk Management for Meetings and Events - E-book available in the APUS Online Library|
Not current for future courses.