Computer Skills for Event Managers

Course Code: BISM 5001

Academic Year: 2017-2018

Computer skills have become crucial to managers and administrators. This hybrid course provides students with the resources and guidance to develop skills that are specific to the event management field. Students will focus on developing advanced excel and PowerPoint skills in Microsoft Office 2013 applications. The Raiser's Edge platform will focus on specific skills used in fundraising, attendee management and sponsorship. It is a self-taught course, where student access and master the material through the web-based training program, MyITLab. While learning about Office 2007, students will develop skills in self-discipline and detail orientation. Raiser's Edge will develop specific industry skills that are highly valued in a variety of workplace environments.