Music Festivals and Arts Events Management (MUSC2670)


This unit of study includes a practical component in which participants will be actively involved in the administration and management of music and arts events. They will learn the procedures and protocols necessary for a smooth behind-the-scenes operation of music event presentation through their own involvement as well as examination of best practice event management nationally and internationally.

Our courses that offer this unit of study

Further unit of study information


2 hour seminar + 1 hr tut/week


Participation and involvement including small written tasks as appropriate (e.g. preparation of a sample budget) (50%) equivalent to 2250 words of assessment. 2250 word groupwork written submission (50%).

Faculty/department permission required?


Unit of study rules

Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

18 Junior credit points

Study this unit outside a degree

Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.