Course Description

Course Name

Live Music and Festival Management

Session: VRMU3122

Hours & Credits

3 Credits

Prerequisites & Language Level

COMK 220 or MGT 201 or permission of the instructor.

Taught In English

  • There is no language prerequisite for courses at this language level.

Overview

This hybrid course provides hands-on skills for future music managers, concert and festival promoters, and tour managers. Moreover, the course explores the process of signing artists, planning, budgeting, booking and advancing concerts, festivals and tours with a focus on pre-production, logistics, production, promotion, and consumption, highlighting the impact of converged technology on the industry and professional practice. Finally, issues of copyright and security will also be assessed.

*Course content subject to change