PDC 491: Special Topics: Mega Event Planning - The Olympics, World Cup and World Fairs

Course Code: PDC 491

Credits: 3

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For those with an interest in the planning, construction, architecture and management of large-scale global events. Learn about the planning, operation and significance of mega events like the Olympics, FIFA World Cup, Super Bowl and similar events. How are they organized, managed, and shape the urban landscape?

This online course is open to all majors and taught by Urban Planning Professor Mark Wilson, who has been involved with mega events for more than 20 years. 

Course Description.

Topics Include:

Urban and regional planning, event planning, management, economics, and more.



Course is Offered

Summer semester online.

How to Apply

Current students can access courses through regular enrollment channels, while the public may access courses as Lifelong Education.