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
(808) 969-8842 (Ph)
(808) 322-4855 (Fax)
Course URL:
Instructional Mode: ITV
Dates: 08/26/2013 - 12/18/2013
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
ISBN: 9780962071065
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.
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Updated: Monday, March 11, 2013 11:13:07