Global Entertainment

Queensland University of Technology

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Global Entertainment

  • Host University

    Queensland University of Technology

  • Location

    Brisbane, Australia

  • Area of Study

    Arts Management, International Business

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Lower

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    Hours & Credits

  • Credit Points

    12
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3 - 4
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4 - 6
  • Overview

    Entertainment and entertainment industries are a global phenomenon. In this unit you will learn about the trends and issues that are shaping entertainment around the globe. In addition, it is important to understand the important genres of entertainment such as television, theme parks, sport as entertainment, cruise shipping, gaming and music and how they are influenced by different cultures around the world.
    Learning Outcomes
    On completion of this unit you should be able to:
    1. Identify the ways in which specific entertainment industries and forms work in a variety of cultures and places
    2. Research and compare the ways in which specific entertainment industries and forms work in different cultural settings
    3. Communicate your knowledge of the ways in which specific entertainment industries and forms work in different cultural settings to both academic and non-academic audiences
    4. Explain the relevance to careers in entertainment industries of your knowledge of the ways in which specific entertainment industries and forms work in different cultural settings

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