Syllabus and Course Outline
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COURSE TITLE:

TRANSPORTATION & HOUSING EVNT 1200
NUMBER OF HOURS:
15 - 30 Hours
DESCRIPTION:
The logistics of air and ground transportation and hotel arrangements will be discussed. Students will learn trade strategies to make informed decisions leading to a successful meeting experience.
OBJECTIVES:
Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to:
  • Realize the various types of transportation necessary for an event
  • Understand booking methods for housing accommodations
  • Know the procedures involved in working with transportation companies and housing affiliates
  • Understand industry terminology related to transportation and housing
GRADING CRITERIA:
Successful completion of all assignments and final exam. You will receive a welcome letter from your instructor which will include greater details of grading criteria.
COURSE OUTLINE:
Each lesson includes at least one assignment; some will require independent research and application.

Lesson 1 - Introduction (22 pages)
Lesson 2 - Needs Assessments (21 pages)
Lesson 3 - The Specifics of Transportation and Housing (17 pages)
Lesson 4 - Communication (18 pages)
Lesson 5 - Logistics (14 pages)
Lesson 6 - Forms and Accounting Procedures (16 pages)
Lesson 7 - Post Event Responsibilities (10 pages)
Exam

COURSE ACTIVITIES AND ASSIGNMENTS:
The maximum time to complete this course will be sent to you by your instructor. This includes 8 review activities and 1 exam. The final exam is 50 questions long and can be completed within two hours. This course does not include a lot of assignments and you can conceivably complete this course within a month. To do so, you will need to complete two lessons a week.