HOST 261 :: Meeting, Convention Management
Fall 2013 @Hawaii CC - UH Center at West Hawaii

CRN:
15373 (E. HI), 15374 (W. HI)
Credit Hours:
3
Instructor:
James Lightner
lightner@hawaii.edu
(808) 969-8842 (Ph)
(808) 322-4855 (Fax)
Instructional Mode:
ITV
Instructional Mode:
ITV
Dates:
08/26/2013 - 12/18/2013
Schedule:
MW
2:00pm- 3:15pm
Origination Site: West Hawaii
Receive Sites: HawCC
Schedule Notes:
tests and other work will be done via Laulima.
Course Prerequisites:
CoReq: HosT 101 (or prior completion)
Course Description:
Prepares students to plan and administer successful meetings and conventions. Students explore topics such as: marketing, sales and
service, channels of distribution, and organization, as well as catering and meeting technology.
Textbooks:
Convention Sales & Services, 8th edition (REQUIRED)
by: Astroff
Publisher: Education Institute
2010
ISBN: 9780962071065

http://www.bookstore.hawaii.edu/hilo/SelectTermDept.aspx
Technical Requirements:
This interactive video (ITV) course is delivered using a videoconferencing system. It allows students to attend the course on a SPECIFIC DAY/TIME and CAMPUS other than the campus where the instructor originates the course. Therefore, distance learners must attend each class session at the SPECIFIC DAY/TIME and SPECIFIC LOCATION.

Online Enhancement
It is recommended that students also have an email address and access to a computer with Internet connection for “outside class” communication with instructor and classmates.
Additional Notes:
Updated:
Monday, March 11, 2013 11:13:07