|Field of Study:||Hospitality and Recreation Marketing Operations
|Description:||This program will be of interest to individuals seeking enhanced knowledge and training in this specialized and growing field. Career opportunities exist in the many facets of the event industry; sports, entertainment, community events, entertainment, attractions corporate and shopping centre marketing departments, advertising agencies, charitable organizations, community relations departments, expos, conferences, festivals, and the arts. Furthermore, the program will appeal to individuals responsible for event marketing activities within their current job and who are looking to expand their career choices within the field.
Students meeting all academic requirements may have the opportunity to complete an optional work term(s) in a formal work environment. The work term(s) is similar in length to an academic semester and typically involves full-time work hours that may be paid or unpaid. In programs with limited work term opportunities, additional academic requirements and a passing grade on a communication assessment may be required for eligibility. Eligibility for participation does not guarantee a work position will be secured. Additional fees are required for those participating in the optional work term stream regardless of success in securing a work position.