Hospitality & Tourism

Event Coordination

Study Areas
Course Types

Advanced Diploma of Events/Bachelor of Innovation and Entrepreneurship - Uni of Adelaide Pathway

Study pathway:
Duration Up to 48 months Full Time
TAFE SA CodeDP10014
Course TypePackage of courses
Course UnitsView Units
Example Career ProfileEvent ManagerEvent Manager
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Course Admission Requirements

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    Selection criteria is only used when there are more applicants for the course than places available. Applicants will be ranked in the following order:

    1. CSPA score

    Uni Dual Offer Course

    • You will receive an offer to both TAFE SA and University, with the University offer being conditional on successful completion of the TAFE SA qualification.
    • You can rest assured you have secured your University offer, pending successful completion of the TAFE SA award.
    • No further application will be required.
    • You will receive credit for TAFE SA studies allowing you to complete two awards dependant on the pathway selected.
    • If accepted, you will receive an offer to TAFE SA and-on successful completion of the TAFE SA qualification-an offer to University with no further application required.
    • View our Uni Dual Offer Courses list

    Course Notes & Special Requirements

    • Please note that fees listed apply to the Advanced Diploma of Events only. Please check the Certificate III in Events and Diploma of Events course pages for fees and the University website for Bachelor fees.
    • Applicants with limited or no underpinning knowledge and skills will commence at a lower level and fees will apply.

    How to Apply

    Award Courses

    Note: You must be an Australian Resident to apply for this course. For International Students please visit International Courses.

    Employment Outcomes

    Graduates of this course may gain employment as Professional Conference Organisers; Consultants; Assistants Events Managers; Conference, Meeting & Event Coordinators; Event Team Leaders/Supervisors; Event Operations Coordinators; Independent Event/Meetings Organisers (Local Government, Community Groups;) and Event Planners in Convention Centres and Hotels.

    Note: Completion of a TAFE SA course does not guarantee an employment outcome. Formal requirements other than educational qualifications (eg licensing, professional registration), may apply to some occupations.

    Qualifications & Skills Covered

    Certificate III in Events (SIT30612)
    This course provides you with the skills to work effectively in an assistant role in the event industry. Event assistants provide administrative and on-site support for a wide range of events, from weddings to business conferences to festivals. This qualification will give you the skills, knowledge and abilities to step into an entry level role in the vibrant event industry or continue your event studies to Diploma and beyond. 5 core units plus 8 electives.

    Diploma of Events (SIT50212)
    This qualification provides skills for individuals who wish to use sound knowledge of event management processes and a broad range of skills to coordinate event operations. When you study the Diploma you will learn how to operate independently and make operational event management decisions venue selection, conference management, budgeting and team supervision. 9 core units plus 11 electives.

    Advanced Diploma of Events (SIT60212)
    This qualification reflects the role of individuals operating at a senior level who use substantial knowledge of event management processes and a wide range of specialised managerial skills to conceive, plan and stage events. They operate with significant autonomy and are responsible for making a range of strategic business and event management decisions. 16 core units plus 8 electives.

    Note: Students who successfully complete only one or more units of competency but not the full Qualification are eligible to receive a Statement of Attainment.


     Fee Range (approx)
    Total course cost$10,710 - $17,010
    Help with Fees

    Fees vary depending on the subjects you enrol into and are based on a rate per hour. TAFE SA reserve the right to make any changes necessary.

    This course also has an incidentals cost of: $120  for Excursion and conference attendance.

    Pre-enrolment Information

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