Catalogue 2020 - 2021

AEM 250 Introduction to Arts & Entertainment Organizations


3 cr.


MAN 101/HONB 101 or MAN 204/HONB 204; PSY 101 or SO 101

Course Description

This course introduces the field of arts and entertainment management with a focus on the essential nature of creative organizations and projects, including those that are nonprofit. Key learning outcomes focus on an understanding and recognition of the history and evolution of the arts and entertainment industry; the internal culture and structure of creative organizations; external influences on the arts and entertainment industry; vocabulary and themes unique to arts and entertainment concerns; research skills including data collection and analysis; and arts and entertainment career exploration and investigation.


Formerly "Managing Arts & Entertainment Organizations"