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2019-2020 University Catalog 
2019-2020 University Catalog [Archived Catalogue]

MBET 141 Venue Management

1.5 credits 22.5 hours
100 level undergraduate course

This course is designed to introduce students to the world of live music via the venue’s perspective. We will take a macro approach to understanding the role and duties of a venue manager in ensuring the success of a live music venue. Discussions will primarily focus on mid-size venues (1,000-5,000 capacity range). Topics to be covered include ticketing and box office management; understanding the roles & responsibilities of venue personnel & those directly related to the structure; artist deal structures and contracts; developing basic marketing & promotions plans; planning event programming; and event calendar management.

Priority enrollment for MBET majors and MBET minors.
This course is not repeatable for credit.