Specialist Diploma in MICE & Events Management

 

This course is to equip students with the knowledge and skills to:

  • Apply strategies, skills and services related to the hosting of MICE-related events in the hospitality sector.
  • Apply an operations framework for fairs, exhibitions and events.
  • Develop compelling content and differentiated experiences for the MICE and events sector.
  • Attract and manage a portfolio of sponsors to achieve event outcomes.
  • Manage projects using a project management framework.
  • Apply concepts of revenue management in MICE/events, tourism and travel operations.
  • Use of digital media as a marketing platform in consumer engagement and to achieve marketing objectives.

Target Participants

The intended target participants are at the following:   

  • Fresh diploma graduates who wish to deepen their knowledge and skills in the MICE/events and tourism sector;
  • Diploma graduates who have been employed by events company who wish to gain insights and to refresh and deepen their knowledge; and
  • Individuals with some working experience, who wish to gain deeper insights and formal education in the relevant subject areas. For them, obtaining a formal education may open door of opportunities to explore a career in the MICE/events sector.
The MICE/Events sector presents continued opportunities for individuals who are keen to develop compelling and differentiated experiences.

 Course Information

Course Date:

14 October 2019

Course Duration:

Part-Time / 1 year
This course consists of 2 Post-Diploma Certificates (PDC)

Course Frequency:

2 times a week, 7pm to 10 pm on weekdays

Application Period:

29 April 2019 - 30 June 2019

 Course Fees

Course Fee Per Post-Diploma Certificate

Category

Modular Certificates

Workfare Training Scheme (WTS)1 

$155.88

SME-sponsored Singapore Citizens

$290.88

Singapore Citizens aged 40 & above

$282.48

Singapore Citizens below the age of 40

$410.88

Singapore Permanent Residents

$1,104.24

Others & Repeat Students

$2,760.60



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(nett fee payable inclusive of GST)
1Please refer to www.workfare.sg for more information on WTS
MOE subsidy will not be applicable for students who repeat a module or semester.
Fees payable is based on per MC.
The course fees will be reviewed by MOE on an annual basis and adjusted accordingly.

 Career Opportunities

Enrolling in the CET will give graduates in employment a deeper knowledge of relevant expertise and skills that their current companies may not be able to provide. This knowledge gained is directly applicable in the work context. 


 Contact Us

 
 

Temasek SkillsFuture Academy 
(East Wing Block 1A, Level 3, Unit 81)

What You Will Learn

To be awarded the Specialist Diploma in MICE & Events Management, students are required to complete a total of 2 Post-Diploma Certificates (PDCs). Each PDC can be completed in 1 semester, ie. 6 months. A certificate will be issued once the requirements for each PDC are met.

Post-Diploma Certificate in Events Management

Subject code Subject LevelCredit Units
BCLE002

This subject explores a variety of operational issues which are prerequisite for accommodating and supporting MICE events. The issues include the application of strategies, skills and services related to the hosting of MICE events in hotels. 

BCLE003

Event Curation comprises topics related to selecting, organising and presenting content at an event. Events offer numerous platforms to tell the event story; from programme scheduling to the choice of speakers and performers, production elements such as music, lighting, décor and choice of catering. The creation of the event experience is the art of telling the story. 

Event Sponsorship introduces the topic of events sponsorship and marketing theory, as well as practices. It addresses various disciplines, including sponsorship and marketing policy, strategy formulation, planning and attracting a portfolio of sponsors, and collaborative sponsorship-cum-marketing efforts leading to successful event management outcomes.

BCLE004

This subject covers the management of logistics relating to the operation of fairs, exhibitions and events. This includes layout planning, freight management and vendor management. The subject also integrates management implications such as risk management, legal documentation, customer experience and general event support.

Post-Diploma Certificate in Tourism Operations

Subject code Subject LevelCredit Units
BCLE005

This subject provides an overview of revenue management as practised in the tourism industry. The role and importance of revenue management in the industry and the relationship between revenue management and yielding profitability will be covered. It will introduce the use of historical information and current trends to forecast managing revenue and maximizing profits to achieve goals.

BCLE006

This subject focuses on providing insights into the use of digital media as a marketing platform in consumer engagement and to achieve marketing objectives. Apart from social media marketing, participants will be introduced to technology available in Customer Relationship Management (CRM), as well as digital tools used in tourism to create exceptional customer experiences. 

BCLE007

This subject focuses on implementing the project management framework including aspects of planning activities of a project, designing the work breakdown structure, allocating project resources, implementing and controlling the progress of the project until completion. Participants will learn the use of project management software in this module.

Modes of Assessment

Class participation

Class tests

Assignments

Projects

Minimum Entry Requirements

 The minimum entry requirement is at least a Polytechnic diploma.  

 Holders of other equivalent academic qualifications will be considered on a case-by-case basis.  

Applicants who do not meet the entry requirements may be considered for admission to the course based on evidence of at least 5 years of relevant working experience or supporting evidence of competency readiness. Suitable applicants who are shortlisted may have to go through an interview and/or entrance test. The Polytechnic reserves the right to shortlist and admit applicants.

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Application Procedures & Enquiries

Submit on-line application via: https://cetoas.tp.edu.sg/Account/Logon

Select Specialist Diploma in MICE & Events Management in the course selection page.


Temasek SkillsFuture Academy
Temasek Polytechnic
(East Wing Block 1A, Level 3, Unit 81)
21 Tampines Ave 1
Singapore 529757

Opening Hours
8.30 am to 7.00 pm (Mon to Fri)
Closed on Sat, Sun & Public Holidays

Contact Details
Tel: 6788 1212
Email: tsa_acadcet@tp.edu.sg
URL: http://www.tp.edu.sg/tsa

Temasek Polytechnic reserves the right to alter the course, modify the scale of fee, amend any other information or cancel course with low enrolment.

Last updated 8 December 2017