• Program: Interactive Design Video Production
  • Course: Event Technical Production
  • Course #: MMVP1650
  • Total Credits: 4

Course Description

This course will prepare students to develop strategies for planning an event. Students will use event design software for diagram design of an event space. Students will learn how to become an event planner and handle all of the logistics associated with arranging professional meetings, conferences, trade shows, receptions and special occasions.

Course Evaluation

Refer to Course Syllabus for detailed information regarding the requirements and evaluation standards for this course. The Course Syllabus will be distributed the first week of the course.

Disability Services

Hennepin Technical College offers reasonable accommodations to qualified students with disabilities. If you have a documented disability that may require accommodations, contact the college’s Disability Services Director: Sara Laviolette at Brooklyn Park (763-488-2477) or Jean Kreutter at Eden Prairie (952-995-1544).

Course Goals

The following goals will be addressed in the course:
Design staging diagrams for an event
Design audio visual diagrams for an event
Identify food and beverage needs for various events
Develop strategies and process for event registration
Design trade show and conference diagrams
Design an entertainment diagram for an event
Design an attendee template using a Microsoft Excel spreadsheet
Design a seating diagram for an outdoor event
Design a seating diagram for an indoor conference center
Identify audio visual equipment needs for an indoor event
Collaborate with food, audio visual and conference center vendors
Generate a detail event procedure and process report using event planning software

Credit Details
  • Lecture: 3
  • Lab: 1
  • MnTC Goal: 0
Course Details
  • Prerequisites: 
  • Campus: Brooklyn Park

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